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An Ocean of Need during Uncertain Times

April 29, 2020

As COVID-19 continues to spread, the future has never felt so unpredictable. These are challenging times for us all, and we hope you're in good spirits and health! We are…

Reef Check Welcomes Two Staff Members

April 29, 2020

In March, Reef Check welcomed two additions to the California program staff: Dillon Dolinar, based in San Diego, is the Southern California Volunteer Coordinator. Dillon has spent the last five…

Mantanani Reef Day Organized in Malaysia to Highlight Island’s Coral Reefs

April 29, 2020

Submitted by Reef Check Malaysia Mantanani is a remote island in the South China Sea, an hour off the West coast of Sabah. Home to a traditional fishing community of…

Reef Check Receives Grant for Kelp Forest Restoration Efforts in Northern California

February 28, 2020

On Wednesday February 26th, 2020, Reef Check was awarded a $500,000 grant from the California Ocean Protection Council (OPC) to begin kelp forest restoration efforts in Mendocino County. In collaboration…

Reef Check Malaysia Releases 2019 Survey Report; Urges Stakeholders to Play Their Part

February 26, 2020

Submitted by Reef Check Malaysia Reef Check Malaysia has published its 2019 report on the status and health of coral reefs around Malaysia. While overall coral reef health is still…

Reef Check’s Role in the California Marine Life Protection Act and Engaging the Public to Monitor Reefs Statewide

February 26, 2020

By: Tristin McHugh, North Coast Regional Manager, Reef Check California Where the Pacific Ocean meets the coast of California is one of the most diverse and productive ecosystems in the…