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Project AWARE Specialist ( non-diving specialty )

 Minimum Age


 Usual Duration

 2 hours

 Minimum Course prerequisite


 Number of Dives


 Course Fee


 Course Description

  1. The  Project AWARE philosophy about protecting worldwide aquatic ecosystems.

  2. The importance of and interdependent nature of worldwide aquatic ecosystems.
  3. Pertinent issues concerning the environmental status of worldwide aquatic ecosystems, including: fisheries concerns, coastal zone management and marine pollution.
  4. The status of specific, critically degraded marine environments.
  5. Suggestions and information about specific actions that may help to conserve worldwide aquatic ecosystems.