Category Archives: media

News Stations Report the Gulf America Wreck

Broadcast networks WTEV and WJXT report the current condition of the S.S. Gulf America Wreck with TISIRI's Joe Kistel. The news stations reference video and pictures of the wreckage captured by Kistel only two weeks ago. TISIRI and the JRRT investigated the Gulf America Reef to observe its current condition and collect visual media of the site.
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First Coast News Lionfish Story

Mike Prangley of Jacksonville's First Coast News discusses recent lionfish sightings with TISIRI's Joe Kistel. Lionfish are not new to the waters of north east Florida but this is the first reported TISIRI sighting in the area since 2009. Lionfish sightings are a concern because lionfish are not known to have natural predators in non-native Atlantic waters,they are aggressive eaters, and reproduce at early ages. The fear is these animals will severally deplete populations of other native fish and invertebrate species.
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TISIRI's Reefs Revealed featured in Coastal Angler

TISIRI's Reefs Revealed project is featured in the March 2012 Coastal Angler Magazine. The article describes how the Reefs Revealed project is providing detailed imagery and data of North East Florida's Reefs. See the article by Joe Kistel by clicking on the image below and search for page 36.
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TISIRI Featured in Coastal Angler Magazine

TISIRI has an article featured in the September 2011 editon of Coastal Angler Magazine of North East Florida. TISIRI's Kistel explains two recent artificial reef projects off the Coast of Duval and Flagler Counties.
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Shark Week Commercial; TISIRI Exposure Opportunity

In an effort for the possibility of TISIRI exposure via the Discovery Channel, the following 30 second Shark week video was created for the Shark Week video challenge. Should the video be received well by Discovery and Shark Week fans the commercial will air on the Discovery...
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