What are the goals of Reef Check California?
Reef Check California's goals are to:
- Establish a statewide monitoring network using trained volunteer divers to conduct scientific surveys
- Develop an informed and educated constituency supporting science-based management
- Provide data to help resource managers make informed management decisions
- Develop a self-financing monitoring and management program
- Involve California divers in solving the tropical coral reef crisis through the Reef Check EcoAction and EcoExpeditions programs