April 29, 2014

Aqaba, Jordan to be Surveyed by Newly Trained EcoDivers


By Reef Check Egypt’s Dr. Mohammed Kotb

The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Jordan and the Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority (ASEZA) organized an EcoDiver training in Aqaba, Jordan from March 8-15, 2014 under the supervision of Dr. Mohammed Kotb, a coordinator of Reef Check Egypt and a Reef Check EcoDiver Course Director.

The purpose of the training was to establish a qualified team of divers from the marine park and other concerned institutions in Aqaba to conduct Reef Check surveys. Twelve divers participated in the training and six have been certified as Reef Check EcoDivers. Congratulations!

For more information on Reef Check in Jordan, contact Dr. Mohammed Kotb.