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The Road to 30×30: The Scope for Malaysia to Increase Coverage of MPAs

April 28, 2022

Target 3 of the Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework stipulates that, by 2030, “at least 30 percent of land areas and of sea areas, especially areas of particular importance for biodiversity…

Bruce Zaretsky Art Proceeds to Benefit Reef Check Foundation

April 28, 2022

Bruce Zaretsky is many things— a landscape designer, a builder of healing gardens, a talented painter, and a conservationist. As he explored the natural world, he learned more about the…

Remembering Dirk Burcham, Reef Check California Diver and 2013 Citizen Scientist of the Year

February 25, 2022

The Southern California diving world recently lost an invaluable member with the passing of Dirk Burcham. Dirk’s passion for citizen science was an integral part of the first 10 years…

Reef Check’s Full Slate of 2022 Kelp Forest Monitoring Trainings Now Available

February 25, 2022

Reef Check’s Kelp Forest Monitoring training classes for the year are now open for registration, providing ten opportunities in California, Oregon and Washington for divers to get involved as citizen…

New Research from Florida Tech Uses Reef Check Data to Identify Coral Reef ‘Bright Spots’

February 25, 2022

A new study led by researchers at Florida Tech has identified coral reef ‘bright spots’ that will likely maintain relatively high coral cover through climate change, as well as ‘dark…

Reef Check Malaysia Releases 2021 Annual Survey Report

February 25, 2022

Reef Check Malaysia has published its 2021 annual report on the Status of Coral Reefs in Malaysia, marking the 15th year of its annual survey program. Despite facing several setbacks…