Specialty Course information   

Coral Reef Conservation ( non diving specialty)

 Minimum Age


 Usual Duration

 2 hours

 Minimum Course prerequisite


 Number of Dives

 None required

 Course Fee


 Course Description

 An introduction to project AWARE. The importance of coral reefs to marine ecosystems and coastal areas. The reef inhabitant biology, the status of the world's coral reefs and detrimental land-based and ocean-based activities that put reefs in peril. Suggestions and information about actions that may help to protect reefs, including responsible diving and snorkeling practices.