Category Archives: Creature Feature

Watch for Humpback whales migrating in January off East Coast of Florida


There are a couple of whales that migrate off the eastern shores of Florida.  Be sure to watch for the Humpback and Right Whales as they migrate in the early months each year.  You can even occasionally spot them while … Continue reading

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Lemon Shark Aggregation in Jupiter, Florida


Every year from January to mid April, lemon sharks meet and aggregate along the Eastern Coast of Florida.  Lemon sharks grow up to 13 feet long and average approximately 10 feet.  They are found in the shallower waters of the … Continue reading

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January Calendar of Sealife & Migrations for South Eastern Florida


Every year I am blessed to be amazed and inspired by some of the most incredible sights under the sea.  As many of my readers will know, I can’t help myself but come back and learn more about the awesome … Continue reading

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Creature Feature – Flying Gurnard


Recently when I was down in one of my favorite shore stomping grounds, I came across a rather peculiar looking fish at the end of my dive as I was heading in to shore during mini bugfest season and the … Continue reading

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Creature Feature – Brittle Stars


When I was in Lauderdale by the Sea shore diving for Bugfest 2012 recently, I noticed lots of little spiky legs sticking out from hidey holes.  Hubby Rich flipped over a rock and found one hiding beneath.  I was a … Continue reading

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Creature Feature Worm Reefs – Sabellariid bristle worm


The other day I mentioned the worm reefs that run off the coast of Vero Beach area and a little further south.  I dove at Wabasso Park and was amazed to see the intricate home these creatures have built right … Continue reading

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Musa – underwater art museum in Cancun


I stumbled across The Museo Subacuatico de Arte (otherwise known as the Cancun Underwater Museum) while wishing I was in the water diving. This is an underwater museum with no walls, guides or descriptive plaques.  I think it is an … Continue reading

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Creature Feature – 6 Rare orange lobsters in one delivery!


I came across a cool story this morning. In Massachusetts, a local fish market called Fresh Catch received a delivery of lobsters and discovered not one, not two but six rare orange lobsters in the mix.  Apparently the elusive orange … Continue reading

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Creature Feature – Atlantic Bonito


With my recent post, Shark Alert- Bonitos are running of course I had to take a closer look at why these critters are sought after by the larger gamefish like sharks, blue fin tuna, and sailfish.  There are 4 types … Continue reading

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Bonitos are running…Shark alert!


I was at the beach in Cape Canaveral for Father’s day, catching some rays and enjoying some adult tasty beverages.  It was packed, the busiest I have seen it in a long time.  Low tide, water looked ever so inviting … Continue reading

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