It was an emotional send off on the beach in Port Aransas Saturday evening, as the community said goodbye to beloved sea life conservationist Tony Amos, who died of pancreatic cancer last month.

But in the spirit of everything he did for sea life here in Texas, his goodbye was extra special.

Our Briana Whitney reports.

Stay connected with 3News for the latest news, sports and weather. Download the KIII-TV 3News app now.

Got an idea for a story? Send news tips to, and visit us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!