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Frapper
By Edition On Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
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Frapper Trap FAD’s of the coast of Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - Team Frapper is pleased to announce the planned deployment of 2 of their prototype Frapper Trap FAD’s off the coast of the Caribbean Island, Curaçao. As part of an on-going research project called Deep More...

Goby
By Edition On Wednesday, May 11th, 2016
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Nine new species of Goby Fish are discovered

WILLEMSTAD - Coral reefs are diverse ecosystems that provide home to millions of species of marine organisms worldwide. Reefs support important commercial and artisanal fisheries, and eco-tourism activities related More...

Adrian Dutch Schrier
By Edition On Thursday, February 11th, 2016
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R/V Chapman and submarine Curasub to set out on expedition to Dominica

WILLEMSTAD  – On Friday February 19, 2016 the Curacao owned, based and operated Research Vessel and submarine tender RV Chapman will leave the harbor of Willemstad and start out for the island of Dominica, in More...

Underwater-Garden-Curacao-plants
By Edition On Friday, October 23rd, 2015
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Keeping exploration alive with manned submersibles

The Ocean Portal was lucky enough to join the Deep Reef Observation Project team in Curaçao where they explore deef reefs in a manned submersible (the Curasub). Recently, talk in a variety of places has More...

CuraSub-Launch
By Edition On Saturday, August 8th, 2015
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New deep reef fish discovered in Caribbean

WILLEMSTAD - Drs Carole Baldwin and Ross Robertson from the Smithsonian Institution discovered a new small goby fish (pictured) that differs from its relatives not only in its size and colors, but also in the depth More...

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By Edition On Sunday, October 27th, 2013
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2013 AAUS/ESDP International Diving for Science Symposium – Curaçao

The American Academy of Underwater Sciences and the European Scientific Diving Panel are please to announced the 2013 Curaçao Joint International Scientific Diving Symposium, October 23 - 27, 2013, with the participation More...