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Reef Fest 2016 to Focus on Marine Debris Education and Prevention

The Center for Marine and Environmental Studies (CMES) at the University of the Virgin Islands invites the community to celebrate the ocean environment at Reef Fest 2016.  The eighth annual Reef Fest will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Nov. 12, 2016 at Coral World Ocean Park.  This year’s theme is “Marine Debris Education and Prevention,” which will highlight the various ways in which we can reduce our overall impact on the environment.  This event is free for everyone, and there will be fun prize giveaways. Reef Fest is a Virgin Islands Marine Advisory Service (VIMAS) and Blue Flag USVI event. 

More information is available in a news release on the media section of the UVI website – and from this direct link