Contact Information
Derta Prabuning
Reef Check Indonesia
Jl. Tukad Balian Gang 43 No. 1A
Renon, 80234
Tel: +62 361 3071358, 3076402
Fax: +62 361 248370

Surveys by Year
All data is available on the
Global Reef Tracker
2018 8 2017 71

2016 56 2015 47

2014 30 2013 20

2012 2 2011 11

2010 35 2009 77

2008 25 2007 18

2006 41 2005 104

2004 69 2003 153

2002 119 2001 122

2000 56 1999 33

1998 2 1997 52

 INTRODUCTION [ Back to EcoDiver Home ]
Welcome to Reef Check Indonesia!
Below are the volunteer opportunities currently offered for this country. Please use the contact information for more details.
Project Type: Field Work
Type of Volunteers Needed: Local Residents, Scuba Divers, Snorkellers, Tourists
Months Volunteer Opportunity Available: Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
Minimum Time Commitment Needed: 3 months
Number of Volunteers Needed: 2
Minimum Age: 18 years
Language Requirement: fluent English, ability to speak Indonesian is an advantage
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: +62 361 3071358, 3076402
The following facilities and trainers offer courses as part of the Reef Check EcoDiver program. Become an EcoDiver and monitor the world's coral reefs! Click here for more information on the program.
Facility/Trainer Name: Bali International Diving Professionals
Phone: +62 0361 270759 / 270760

Facility/Trainer Name: Oceans 5 Dive
Contact: Sander Buis
, Lombok
Phone: +6281338777144

Facility/Trainer Name: Blue Corner Dive Lembongan
Contact: Andrew Taylor, Cody McDonald
Nusa Lembongan, Bali
Phone: +62 819 16231054
EcoDiver Courses Offered: Discover Reef Check course (Indo-Pacific)
Reef Check EcoDiver course (Indo-Pacific)
Include in Cost: Scuba equipment, Materials, Food
Can Schedule Private Courses? Yes
Minimum Class Size: 1
Languages Courses Taught In: English
Note: Reef Check monitoring takes place at several of our index divesites each month. Custom courses available on request.

Facility/Trainer Name: Richard Sills
Contact: Richard Sills, Owner/Operator
Address: Bali
Phone: 082145804522
E-Mail: ,
Include in Cost: Scuba equipment, Materials
Can Schedule Private Courses? Yes
Minimum Class Size: 1
Languages Courses Taught In: English

Facility/Trainer Name: Luminocean
Contact: Mareike Huhn, Principal Trainer
Address: Jl. Pelabuhan
Banda, Kabupaten Maluku Tengah, Maluku
Can Schedule Private Courses? Yes
Minimum Class Size: 1
Languages Courses Taught In: English, German, Indonesian
Upcoming Trainings: courses available, dates flexible, on request

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Explore Indonesia’s Bangka Island with Reef Check Italy - 2015-04-29
The Complex Interactions between Sponges and Corals - an Interesting Case from Sulawesi - 2015-04-29
Bangka Island’s Coral Reefs in Urgent Need of Protection - 2014-12-23
Reef Check Indonesia EcoDiver Becomes First Ever CORAL Conservation Prize Winner - 2014-10-30
Coral ID in the Heart of the “Coral Triangle” - 2014-08-26
Scientific American: In Indonesia, a Worrying Silence on Climate Change (Reef Check Indonesia) - 2014-05-20
Reef Check Italia’s EcoExpedition to Bangka, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - 2013-12-18
Donate and Win a Trip to Indonesia! - 2013-06-19
Oakley to Match Up to $25,000 in Donations to Reef Check - 2013-06-12
Jakarta Post: Scientists urge cessation of Napoleon fish trade - 2012-11-20
Jakarta Post: Fishermen get coral monitoring training (Reef Check Indonesia) - 2012-08-07
RC Indonesia: When Artificial Becomes Natural - 2012-05-17
Working for Better Reefs and a Better Future in Amed, North Bali, Indonesia - 2012-04-13
Kids Get Wet to Learn About Coral Reefs in Indonesia - 2012-03-14
Marine Parks Show Success in Indonesia - 2012-01-13
New Partnerships Help Reefs in Indonesia - 2011-12-16
Reef Check Indonesia Helps Sanur, Bali Become ‘Clean and Green’ - 2011-11-28
Reef Check Italia's Indonesian Adventure - 2011-11-14
Jakarta Post: Coral damage affects humans: Experts [Reef Check Indonesia] - 2011-08-08
Reuters: Soaring temps cause mass coral killing in Indonesia: study - 2010-08-17
ANTARA: Rescuing Indonesia`s Coral Reefs From Blast Fishing - 2010-04-02
Up to 40% Coral Bleaching Recorded in Bali - 2009-06-29
Reuters: Indonesia launches Southeast Asia's biggest marine park - 2009-05-14
Reef Check Indonesia 2008 Summary - 2008-12-16
Reef Check Indonesia Teams Up With Coca-Cola for Bali Coastal Clean-Up Program - 2008-07-25
The Oceans are our Front Yard - Lingkungan Laut Halaman Depan Rumah Kita: Earth Day / IYOR Event Report from Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia - 2008-05-20
Marine Management Area and Reef Check Centre launched at Tejakula District, Bali, Indonesia - 2008-05-20
The Jakarta Post: Serangan villagers work to restore coral reefs - 2007-12-13
Year in Review: Reef Check Indonesia - 2007-12-12
Reuters: Indonesia's corals threatened by climate change - 2007-11-28
Reef Check Indonesia Distributes Children’s Comic Notebooks to Earthquake-Affected Areas - 2007-09-13
Reef Check Indonesia Teams With National Geographic to Survey Reefs Affected by 2004 Tsunami - 2007-09-12 Bali tourism struggling as reef declines - 2007-06-05
Earthquake and Tsunami Caused Less Damage than Overfishing to Sumatra's Coral Reefs; Sedimentation Remains a Problem - Reef Check Releases Comprehensive Report - 2006-02-01
ENS: Tsunami Less Destructive than Overfishing to Sumatran Reefs - 2006-01-13
RC Co-Leads Post-Tsunami Assessment of Indonesian Coral Reefs - 2005-10-12
RC Finds Indo Quake/Tsunami Reef Damage Near Sumatra - 2005-03-02
December 2004 Indonesia Earthquake and Tsunami Resource Page - 2005-01-01