Enlist to Assist!
Vone Research, Inc. is looking for experienced divers to join us in support of our Lionfish Education, Management and Control Program. It is the responsibility of all of us to protect the world’s living ocean and conserve its resources such as the coral reef ecosystem.
We will be educating our divers on the necessary equipment, safe lionfish handling procedures, video and photography, the monitoring process, important statistics, recording and reporting GPS coordinates, as well as the use our new ‘Lionfish Spear’ and ‘Collection Bag’ designs.
For over a decade, Vone Research has served the community as a 501(c)3, non profit organization dedicated to preserving our oceanic resources through education and preservation. We are comprised totally of volunteers who devote their time to increase public awareness of Florida’s oceanic resources, and to work in conjunction with governmental and other like-minded agencies to provide research, conservation, preservation and education with respect to our coral reefs. By caring for our coral reef ecosystem and being a part of its management, preservation, and conservation efforts, we are ensuring our natural coral reefs will remain for present and future generations to come!
Diving to Make a Difference!
For additional information on volunteering for our Lionfish Education, Management and Control Program, please contact us.
You can help us. Here’s how:
There are several ways that you can help control the lionfish population in South Florida.
If you have observed lionfish, please use our Report Form to help us record your findings.
Learn about proper observation, handling and cleaning procedures, and browse recipes.
Experienced divers, help us protect our precious South Florida coral reef ecosystem.
Educate others about the lionfish invasion. Share our website with your friends.