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Sailing Couple Safely Located East of Virginia

Sailing Couple Safely Located East of Virginia

Following a search that involved local officials assisting the US Coast Guard, two American citizens — who had been reported overdue — were safely located approximately 80 miles east of Virginia. U.S. Coast Guard Statement A spokesperson said, “The two boaters who were reported overdue after failing to return to Hampton have been located... Read more of this article

Minister Roban Attending UN Ocean Conference

Minister Roban Attending UN Ocean Conference

Minister of Home Affairs Walter Roban is attending the United Nations Ocean Conference in Portugal, which is being held from June 26th to July 1st. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Home Affairs is pleased to advise that the Deputy Premier and Minister of Home Affairs, the Honourable Walter Roban, JP, MP, will be representing Bermuda... Read more of this article

Photos, Video, 360: Round Island Seagull Race

Photos, Video, 360: Round Island Seagull Race

The annual Round the Island Seagull Race event was held today [June 25] with the race starting at Sandy’s Boat Club this morning. We will post the full results as able, and in the meantime a video, 360 panorama and a photo gallery from the start is below.Related StoriesAnnual Round The Island Seagull Race Results Results... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting June 25

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting June 25

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday June 25th.On Saturday the Adventure of the Seas cruise ship is expected, on Sunday the Norwegian Pearl and the Enchantment of the Seas cruise ships and the Oleander container ship will arrive, and on Monday the Somers Isles... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Two Superyachts Visit Bermuda

Photos & Video: Two Superyachts Visit Bermuda

The island continues to welcome marine visitors, as two superyachts recently paid a visit to Bermuda, with the 168.8-foot long Lazy Z and the 125-foot long Odalisque seen in the east end recently. The Yacht Charter Fleet website said, “The 51.4m/168’8″ motor yacht ‘Lazy Z’ by the Dutch shipyard Oceanco offers flexible accommodation... Read more of this article

BUEI Talks To Hold ‘Island SOS’ On June 25

BUEI Talks To Hold ‘Island SOS’ On June 25

The fifth instalment of the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute’s [BUEI] eight-part Island SOS [Sustainable Ocean Strategies] series is slated to take place at BUEI on Saturday, June 25th at 4.00pm. A spokesperson said, “This month’s island nation being highlighted is the Isle of Man, with a presentation by Bill Dale, founder of ‘Beach... Read more of this article

Photos: Two U.S. Coast Guard Ships Arrive

Photos: Two U.S. Coast Guard Ships Arrive

Two United States Coast Guard vessels — the USCGC Clarence Sutphin Jr and USCGC John Scheuerman — arrived in Bermuda this morning [June 18], making their way to Front Street in Hamilton. The USCGC Clarence Sutphin Jr. is a 154-foot Sentinel Class cutter named for Bronze Star recipient and New York native BM1 Clarence Sutphin Jr, while... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting June 18

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting June 18

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday June 18th.On Saturday the Carnival Magic and the Enchantment of the Seas cruise ships and the Clarence Sutphin Jr and John Scheuerman USCGs are expected, on Sunday the Oleander container ship and the Norwegian Pearl cruise... Read more of this article

BUEI Kids Hour To Feature Coral Reefs

BUEI Kids Hour To Feature Coral Reefs

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] announced that the topic for this month’s ‘Kids Hour Saturdays’ on June 18th is coral reefs. A spokesperson said, “Kids Hours Saturdays’ takes place every third Saturday of the month at 11am and 2pm respectively. Each hour features the screening of short films followed by a book reading for... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting June 11

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting June 11

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday June 11th.On Saturday the Adventure of the Seas is expected, on Sunday the Norwegian Pearl will arrive, and on Monday the Oleander container ship, MY Bold superyacht and the Enchantment of the Seas cruise ship are scheduled... Read more of this article

Marine & Ports Dept Extends Registration Date

Marine & Ports Dept Extends Registration Date

There is “currently a delay in the processing of registration payments for all boats, moorings, pylons, and floating docks,” so the Department of Marine & Ports has extended the registration expiration date to July 1st. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Marine & Ports Services advises that due to unforeseen internal... Read more of this article

BAMZ Celebrate Oceans & Environment Day

BAMZ Celebrate Oceans & Environment Day

The Bermuda Zoological Society [BZS] and the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum & Zoo [BAMZ] celebrated World Oceans Day and World Environment Day with approximately 1000 attendees enjoying a Family Open Day event at the facility on Saturday, 4th June.A spokesperson said, “For BZS and BAMZ, every day is World Ocean and World Environment Day. With... Read more of this article

BUEI To Celebrate World Oceans Day

BUEI To Celebrate World Oceans Day

BUEI’s Education Team and Youth Climate Summit [YCS] participants are gearing up to celebrate World Oceans Day on June 7th and 8th with 260 students and educators from 18 local schools. A spokesperson said, “All schools throughout Bermuda were invited to BUEI to take part in a 1-hour guided interactive tour available both days with BUEI’s Education... Read more of this article