Here are just a few highlights of what your support has made possible in 2018. Thank you for being part of our Reef Check family and contributing to helping us achieve our goals in education, research and conservation in 2018.
The International Society for Reef Studies, in the International Year of the Reef 2018, calls on nations to implement the Paris Agreement and take the necessary action, by 2030, to keep global warming to a maximum of 1.5degC above the
Reef Check's Wish Upon a Sea Star projects are on the front lines of combating climate change. Our citizen scientists are expanding our knowledge of climate impact on the oceans, empowering coastal communities to preserve their local reefs, and nurturing
Biosphere Expeditions, in partnership with the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) and the Reef Check Foundation, is offering a free place on a citizen science reef conservation expedition. The winner of this unique competition opportunity can choose from either a project
In October, Reef Check Italy hosted the first International Scuba Diving Sustainability Workshop, bringing together members of the academic, marine management, education, and business communities to discuss the current state of scuba diving and the current and future role of
On September 22nd, Reef Check Malaysia joined numerous partners across Malaysia to participate in the 32nd International Coastal Clean-up Day. Nearly 4,000 volunteers helped clean up beaches at 84 locations around Malaysia, collecting nearly 7,500 kg (16,534 lbs) of trash.
Thanks to the sponsorship of the non-profit U.S. veteran organization USX, Reef Check Course Director Nikole Heath led an EcoDiver training for 7 US veterans off the coast of Pompano Beach, Florida.
Between October 1-11, the Reef Check Foundation held its first online auction! Thanks to all of our wonderful donors and supporters, over $30,000 was raised to support our education, conservation, and research programs around the globe.
Meet the newest EcoDiver team in Hawaii- Team Aquatic Life Divers! Based in Kona, Aquatic Life Divers completed its first Reef Check EcoDiver training program on October 19-21.