Scuba Club Holds Third Annual Reef Cleanup

reef cleanup

On Saturday May 20, the SPC Underwater Activities Society (Scuba Club) conducted its third annual reef cleanup in the Gulf waters under Pier 60 in Clearwater. Old crab trap rope, fishing tackle and other debris accumulates around the pier pilings and becomes an entanglement hazard for marine birds, turtles, and mammals. In the months before … Continue reading Scuba Club Holds Third Annual Reef Cleanup

Scuba Club learns about reef restoration #spcinspires

On Friday June 10, St. Petersburg College’s Underwater Research Society, more succinctly called “Scuba Club,” departed the Clearwater campus in a caravan of two college vans and four cars for the six-hour drive to Key Largo for a three-day trip to learn about coral reefs. On Saturday morning, the 30 students, along with two instructors, boarded … Continue reading Scuba Club learns about reef restoration #spcinspires

SPC Environmental Science partnership with the City of Largo

The environmental science industry is growing. St. Petersburg College and the City of Largo have partnered to meet the needs for the industry and offer internships. From analysts, to field technicians or in the laboratories, the environmental science industry offers multi-level career opportunities for professionals. Watch the partnership video. Environmental Science education at SPC St. Petersburg … Continue reading SPC Environmental Science partnership with the City of Largo