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Reef Check Welcomes New Director of Development

April 29, 2021

Reef Check is excited to welcome Brooke Truesdale as Director of Development. Equally passionate about environmental conservation and connecting generous donors to worthy missions, Brooke is excited to show Reef…

Long-time California Reef Checker Peter Ottersbach Retires from Diving

April 29, 2021

Peter Ottersbach, one of the original Reef Check California divers trained in 2006, has decided to retire from diving after 15 years of involvement with Reef Check. He volunteered 114…

Reef Check Malaysia Releases 2020 Annual Survey Report; Suggests Stronger Local Management

April 29, 2021

Reef Check Malaysia has published its 2020 report on the status and health of coral reefs around Malaysia. The report concludes that, while overall coral reef health is reported to…

In Memoriam: Carina Escudero, Ocean Warrior & Champion of Champions

April 29, 2021

Reef Check is saddened by the recent passing of a Reef Check Philippines champion, Carina Escudero. Carina generated small but prevailing waves of dreams and aspirations for future conservationists, and…

Diversity Scholarship Offered for Reef Check California Trainings

March 19, 2021

Reef Check is offering scholarships to qualified applicants from diverse backgrounds. The goal of our Scholarship Fund is to increase diversity in science and provide opportunities for participation in Reef…

Reef Check California 2021 Trainings Open for Registration

February 26, 2021

Reef Check California’s 2021 training classes are now open for registration, providing five locations across the state to get involved in our kelp forest monitoring program as a citizen scientist…