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Departure Day

May 18-day 10 Today was an emotional roller coaster. I saw some things that I didn’t want to see and I also reflected a lot on the past 10 days. I am forever grateful that I was able to attend … Continue reading

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Day 9

Today is day 9 ( May 17th) although we depart tomorrow, today was our last day to actually have fun on the island. We were suppose to go kayaking in the mangroves today but it got cancelled because of the … Continue reading

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Coastal Erosion

What is beach erosion? “Beach Erosion” by versageek licensed under CC by 2.0 Beach erosion occurs when waves and currents remove sand from the beach. The loss of sand causes the beaches to become narrow and lower in elevation. Storm … Continue reading

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The Last DiveĀ 

Day 8 Today was my last day of diving here in the Turks and Caicos.  We had a two dive day today. Dive one happened at tons of sponge!! We dived here earlier this week when we were getting certified. … Continue reading

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May 15th

Day 7 Today was my off day of diving. So myself, Will, Jaime, and Melissa got to explore the island today with Dr.Strong. We went to blue hills today, which is how the island really is without all the beatitful … Continue reading

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Seagrass

What is a seagrass? “Seagrass Halodule uninervis” by Wikimedia Commons licensed by CC by 2.0 Many of us make think a seagrass is seaweed, but it is not. Seagrasses belong to a group of plants called monocotyledons. This group contains … Continue reading

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Relaxing & SailingĀ 

Day 6 Today we went sailing!!! This was a new experience for me! I’ve never been on a sail boat before, this was a cool experience! We stopped to snorkle for a little bit. Here in this area I saw … Continue reading

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