John and Darlene Cox Family Memorial Reef

DESCRIPTION:
1 Florida Limestone Artificial Reef with engraved plaque for John and Darlene Cox. Deployed on 4 Apr 2012. 1 Florida Limestone Artificial Reef with engraved plaque for Grandson Lawrence W.Cox. Deployed on 10 May 2016. Funded by family donations. 4 Florida Limestone Artificial Reefs measuring 8 feet tall added on 10 Nov 2016. Verified by MBARA diver Bob Cox 10 Nov 2016. This reef addition was constructed under FWC Grant 15158 with funds from the Natural Resources Damage Assessment Phase III. Three piling mounted Ecosystems added on 2 May 2017.

LOCATION:
Reef Area: Bell Shoal
TD1:
TD2:
LAT: 29 54.275
LON: 85 27.696
Range: 3.2
Bearing: 211
Depth: 24 feet
Range and Bearing is taken from mouth of Mexico Beach Canal.