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Creating Fish Reefs by Sinking Ships

Gulf Communities are Creating Fish Reefs from Sunken Ships

Creating Fish Reefs by Debbie Kay

This August, a vessel will sink off San Padre Island in Texas, and everyone is excited about it.  The program has been created to make a large artificial reef, which will draw important reef fish like red snapper into the area.  The company doing the work, RGV Reef, is intending to bring business to both commercial and sport fishermen and the many tourist community businesses that rely on them. Continue reading Creating Fish Reefs by Sinking Ships