Recent Club News

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Urban Forest Coastal Cleanup – Joint community clean-up event

SunCoast Reef Rovers is proud to partner with the following organizations and kick off the start of our local Venice area 2020 clean-up efforts. Urban Forest Coastal Cleanup – Joint community clean-up event Partners include: City of VeniceSunCoast Reef Rovers (Venice Dive Club)Venice Urban ForestThe Recycling PartnershipSeeking volunteers – Please help spread the word – Read More

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Reef Rovers recognized

https://www.yoursun.com/venice/news/reef-rovers-recognized/article_c14be25e-d339-11e9-8758-97660bf62b06.html Credit to the Venice Sun news and Greg Giles for the great write up about us!  VENICE — About 20 tons. That’s the estimated weight of discarded fishing gear, crab pots, tires, even the proverbial kitchen sink pulled up by volunteers of the Suncoast Reef Rovers Diving Club since they began beach and underwater Read More

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Reef Rovers featured on ABC7 local news!

We were featured recently on ABC 7 local news regarding our recent North Jetty underwater cleanup. Special thanks to club officer and member James Fenn for the video.   https://www.mysuncoast.com/2019/07/22/video-volunteer-group-venice-remove-pounds-trash-north-jetty/ An excerpt of the article: Divers removed 947 pounds of trash including rope, cast nets, crab traps, a manhole cover and fishing tackle. “Divers are Read More

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Award winners for the 30th Annual Keep Sarasota County Beautiful Volunteer Dinner

The Suncoast Reef Rovers have been selected as an award winner for the 30th Annual Keep Sarasota County Beautiful Volunteer Awards Recognition Dinner. This event provides an opportunity to recognize notable efforts throughout the county that promote environmental stewardship and innovation through education and action, and to say thank you to our volunteers. CONGRATULATIONS ! Read More