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Captain Arnos Reef

Discover an underwater paradise at this dive site located off the west side. Immerse yourself in the beauty of huge schools of rainbow, midnight, and blue parrotfish gracefully gliding through the water. Explore the ledges of this patch reef to encounter green eels and nurse sharks, adding excitement and wonder to your underwater adventure.

Prepare to be amazed by the diversity of marine life at this fish-rich site. Dive alongside nurse sharks, moray eels, and even the occasional turtle as you navigate through the depths. The vibrant underwater world also welcomes you with large schools of snappers, grunts, and huge parrotfish, creating a captivating and immersive experience.

Not only is this dive site teeming with marine life, but it is also home to a special coral outplanting and monitoring project conducted by I.CARE. As part of this important conservation effort, you can witness the resilience and growth of these fascinating corals, further enriching your dive experience.

With a visibility of 14m and a maximum depth of 11m, this dive site is accessible to both beginner and advanced divers. Whether you are just beginning your underwater exploration or seeking to expand your diving skills, this site offers an ideal environment for divers of all levels.

Situated in Windley Key, Islamorada, Monroe County, Florida, United States, this dive site showcases the captivating underwater wonders of the United States' coastal waters. Immerse yourself in the beauty and diversity of this remarkable location, and embark on a memorable dive adventure that will leave you awe-inspired.

Last updated: 9 mo. ago - Oct 4, 2023

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Overview of Captain Arnos Reef

Depth:11m
Visibility: 0m - 14m
Experience level:
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