Reef Check News


Reef Check Malaysia Releases 2013 Survey Report
       Post date: 2014-04-29

New Team of EcoDivers Trained up in Grenada
       Post date: 2014-04-28

Annual Board Retreat Brings in Fundraising Expert
       Post date: 2014-04-28

Reef Check Named as Finalist for St Andrews Prize for the Environment
       Post date: 2014-04-02

OceanSpaces Blog Profiles RC California Program
       Post date: 2014-03-18

New MPAs for Haiti Declared
       Post date: 2014-02-27

Upcoming Reef Check Events
       Post date: 2014-02-27

Red Sea Environmental Centre Offers Trainings
       Post date: 2014-02-27

5th Annual Punta Sayulita Classic to Benefit Local Reef Check Program
       Post date: 2014-02-27

Philippine Government Agencies Get EcoDiver Certified
       Post date: 2014-02-27

Become a Reef Check California Citizen Scientist
       Post date: 2014-02-27

Three Kelp Communities Discovered
       Post date: 2014-02-27

Shop Amazon.com and Support Reef Check
       Post date: 2014-01-03

Reef Check Italia’s EcoExpedition to Bangka, North Sulawesi, Indonesia
       Post date: 2013-12-18

Reef Check Hong Kong Releases 2013 Results
       Post date: 2013-12-18

Biosphere Expeditions Welcomes Protection for Unique Marine Ecosystem in Musandam, Oman
       Post date: 2013-12-18

Mysterious Disease Affecting Sea Stars along the Pacific Coast of North America
       Post date: 2013-12-18

Reef Check Launches Adopt-A-Reef Partnership with Edison International
       Post date: 2013-12-18

Edison International Posts Story & Video About Adopt-A-Reef Launch
       Post date: 2013-11-22

Reef Check Launches Adopt-A-Reef Partnership With Edison International
       Post date: 2013-11-15

Update From Reef Check Australia
       Post date: 2013-10-07

True and False Black Corals of the Mediterranean Sea
       Post date: 2013-10-07

Reef Check France’s Green Campaign Takes the Pulse of South Indian Ocean Reefs
       Post date: 2013-10-07

Wear the World, Change the World with Serengetee
       Post date: 2013-10-07

Reef Check California Expands its Baja Program
       Post date: 2013-10-07

Reef Check Honors Heroes of Marine Conservation at Annual Gala
       Post date: 2013-10-07

Plastic Paradise - The Great Pacific Garbage Patch to Premiere in LA Oct. 23
       Post date: 2013-10-03

Tickets on Sale for Save the Reefs, Save the Oceans Gala
       Post date: 2013-09-19

2014 EcoExpedition in the Philippines
       Post date: 2013-08-21

A Successful Survey for Reef Check Sayulita
       Post date: 2013-08-21

Reef Check Italy Highlights the “Biodiversity of the Northern Adriatic” in 2nd Meeting
       Post date: 2013-08-21

Red Sea Diving Safari Completes Summer Reef Check Activities
       Post date: 2013-08-21

Reef Check Australia Expands West
       Post date: 2013-08-21

Ayiti Nexus & Reef Check Spark Public Discourse on Marine Conservation in Haiti
       Post date: 2013-08-21

Fish and Abalone Have Declined Since 1970s Along California Coast
       Post date: 2013-08-21

Tickets on Sale for Save the Reefs, Save the Oceans Gala
       Post date: 2013-08-19

RC Executive Director and Honorary RC Chair Dr. Sylvia Earle Join Auction to Save Sharks
       Post date: 2013-07-31

Donate and Win a Trip to Indonesia!
       Post date: 2013-06-19

Reef Check Remembers Bob Meistrell
       Post date: 2013-06-18

Reef Check Iran Holds Student Workshop
       Post date: 2013-06-12

Reef Check Dominican Republic Launches National Coral Reef Initiative
       Post date: 2013-06-12

Reef Check Malaysia’s Rockin’ 4 the Reefs 2013
       Post date: 2013-06-12

Reef Check Haiti’s 2nd EcoDiver Team Learns to Dive
       Post date: 2013-06-12

Oakley to Match Up to $25,000 in Donations to Reef Check
       Post date: 2013-06-12

Selfless Tee Offers Special Shirts to Benefit Reef Check
       Post date: 2013-06-12

Free World Oceans Day Event in Santa Monica, June 9th
       Post date: 2013-05-23

Dolphin Callers Screech to Win
       Post date: 2013-04-29

Deploying Transects, Hunting Lionfish and Establishing a Coral Nursery with Reef Check DR
       Post date: 2013-04-29

Reef Check Spotlight: US Releases Implementation Plan for National Ocean Policy
       Post date: 2013-04-29

Stranded: Southern California Sea Lion Pups
       Post date: 2013-04-29

Malaysia EcoExpedition Featured in Sport Diver Magazine
       Post date: 2013-04-12

Participate in Reef Check's Dolphin Call Contest
       Post date: 2013-04-05

Oman EcoExpedition Featured in Australia's Sportdiving Magazine
       Post date: 2013-03-18

Recruitment Begins for Second Reef Check EcoDiver Team in Haiti
       Post date: 2013-02-26

Reef Check and Body Glove Announce 1st Annual Dolphin Call Contest
       Post date: 2013-02-25

Upcoming Event: 4th Annual Punta Sayulita Classic
       Post date: 2013-02-25

Protecting California’s Coastal Treasures
       Post date: 2013-02-19

New Book on Haiti Reefs Benefits Reef Check
       Post date: 2013-02-15

Reef Check Hong Kong Marks 15th Anniversary
       Post date: 2013-02-15

Putting a Value on Coral Reefs
       Post date: 2013-02-15

Reef Check Wins "Nobel Prize of Sustainability"
       Post date: 2013-02-01

New EcoExpedition to Myanmar
       Post date: 2013-01-24

Vote for Reef Check for the Katerva People's Choice Award
       Post date: 2013-01-16

Reef Check Thailand Takes Part in Go Eco Phuket – Dive Against Debris Event
       Post date: 2012-12-05

Training of Trainers Scheduled for February in Thailand
       Post date: 2012-12-05

Mega Malibu, Mega Fun for the Fifth Year!
       Post date: 2012-12-05

Reef Check California Completes Seventh Year of Monitoring
       Post date: 2012-12-05

Reef Check Concludes First Comprehensive Survey of Brunei Reefs
       Post date: 2012-12-05

Happy Holidays from Reef Check & Thank You for Another Successful Year!
       Post date: 2012-12-05

Reef Check Malaysia Hosts Regional Coral Reef Management Workshop
       Post date: 2012-10-22

Reef Check Spotlight: A New Fish on Catalina Island
       Post date: 2012-10-19

First Jordanian EcoDiver Team Certified
       Post date: 2012-10-18

OceansWatch Continues its Marine Conservation Work in the Solomon Islands with an Expanded RC Program
       Post date: 2012-10-18

Biosphere Expeditions Shows Remarkable Coral Reef Recovery in the Maldives
       Post date: 2012-10-18

Reef Check Italia Campaigns to Protect Mediterranean Gorgonians and Red Coral
       Post date: 2012-09-12

Biosphere Expeditions Teams Up With Reef Check for EcoExpedition in Malaysia
       Post date: 2012-09-12

Fisher-divers and First Group of Women Get Trained to Assess the Marine Reserves of Isla Natividad
       Post date: 2012-09-12

The Bahamas Expands its Reef Check EcoDiver Network to the Exumas
       Post date: 2012-09-12

Reef Check Spotlight: Synchronized Coral Spawning in the Red Sea
       Post date: 2012-09-12

Reef Check Honors California’s Unsung Heroes of Marine Conservation at Annual Gala
       Post date: 2012-09-12

Santa Cruz Sentinel Tags Along With Reef Check California
       Post date: 2012-08-27

No Fish Bombs is Good News for Philippine Reefs
       Post date: 2012-08-17

Good & Bad News from the 12th International Coral Reef Symposium
       Post date: 2012-08-17

Reef Check Malaysia Update
       Post date: 2012-08-13

Tobago Ecosystem Mapping Project - Four Years of Effective Conservation Science
       Post date: 2012-08-13

Maldives Marine Research Centre Training Scheduled for September
       Post date: 2012-08-13

Reef Check Spotlight: How Far Do Reef Fish Along the California Coast Move?
       Post date: 2012-08-13

Reef Check Spotlight: Mystery in the Red Sea - Circular feeding scars observed on fire coral
       Post date: 2012-07-18

Reef Check Italia Celebrates International Day for Biological Diversity
       Post date: 2012-07-17

Reef Monitoring Thrives in the Red Sea
       Post date: 2012-07-17

Shanghai Students Complete Five-Year Project in Thailand
       Post date: 2012-07-17

Vote for Reef Check in the 4th Annual CLASSY Awards!
       Post date: 2012-07-11

Reef Check has won $5,000!
       Post date: 2012-07-10

Cousteau Visits Reef Check Dominican Republic
       Post date: 2012-06-22

Reef Check California's New Adopt-a-Reef Program
       Post date: 2012-06-22

Dates for 2013 Expeditions in Malaysia & Honduras Have Been Released!
       Post date: 2012-06-20

Reef Check's Annual Gala is Going to Make a Big Splash
       Post date: 2012-09-08

Community Centred Conservation (C3) Certifies New Reef Check Trainers
       Post date: 2012-06-20

Reef Check Spotlight: California Adopts New MPAs Along Northern Coast
       Post date: 2012-06-20

MySteaz Video Contest Could Give Reef Check $5,000 With Your Help!
       Post date: 2012-06-15

SIMA’S 23rd Annual Waterman's Weekend To Benefit Reef Check
       Post date: 2012-06-05

Reef Check Australia Update
       Post date: 2012-05-17

Reef Check Malaysia Update- Dive Season Begins!
       Post date: 2012-05-17

RC Indonesia: When Artificial Becomes Natural
       Post date: 2012-05-17

Reef Check California May Update
       Post date: 2012-05-17

Reef Check Goes Up In Lights With theBlu
       Post date: 2012-05-17

Reef Check Spotlight: Coral- What Does It Really Mean?
       Post date: 2012-05-17

The Bahamas National Trust Trains EcoDivers in Abaco
       Post date: 2012-04-13

Win $5000 For You, $5000 For Reef Check From Steaz
       Post date: 2012-04-13

Working for Better Reefs and a Better Future in Amed, North Bali, Indonesia
       Post date: 2012-04-13

Reef Check Participates in Boston International Seafood Show
       Post date: 2012-04-13

Reef Check California April Update
       Post date: 2012-04-13

Reef Check California April Update
       Post date: 2012-04-13

Haiti EcoDivers Learn to Dive
       Post date: 2012-04-13

Reef Check Spotlight: Japanese Tsunami Debris
       Post date: 2012-04-13

3rd Punta Sayulita Surf Contest a Winner for Reef Check
       Post date: 2012-03-15

Kids Get Wet to Learn About Coral Reefs in Indonesia
       Post date: 2012-03-14

Early Results From Oman EcoExpedition Available
       Post date: 2012-03-14

Reef Check California March Update
       Post date: 2012-03-14

Reef Check SciGirls Episode Wins An Emmy Award
       Post date: 2012-03-14

Reef Check Partners With One World One Ocean Campaign
       Post date: 2012-03-14

Reef Check Spotlight: Shark Conservation in The Bahamas
       Post date: 2012-03-14

Reef Check Spotlight: Why is Diver Monitoring So Important to Manage Reef Fisheries?
       Post date: 2012-02-15

Reef Check California February Update
       Post date: 2012-02-15

New Trainers Certified in the Bahamas
       Post date: 2012-02-15

Recent Study in DR Shows Benefits of MPA Management in La Caleta
       Post date: 2012-02-15

Volcano Poses Unique Threat to Montserrat's Coral Reefs
       Post date: 2012-02-15

Why Do Hammerheads Have Hammer Heads?
       Post date: 2012-01-18

Save the Reefs, Save the Oceans Gala To Be Held September 8, 2012
       Post date: 2012-01-13

Koh Tao’s First Ever Reef Check Training of Trainers
       Post date: 2012-01-13

Coral Bleaching Management in Malaysia
       Post date: 2012-01-13

Marine Parks Show Success in Indonesia
       Post date: 2012-01-13

Reef Check California January Update
       Post date: 2012-01-13

Reef Check Weight Loss Program.
       Post date: 2011-12-27

3rd Annual Punta Sayulita Classic to Benefit Reef Check
       Post date: 2011-12-16

New Reef Check EcoExpedition to the Philippines with the Siren Fleet
       Post date: 2011-12-16

Satisfying Results for Reef Check Hong Kong 2011
       Post date: 2011-12-16

New Partnerships Help Reefs in Indonesia
       Post date: 2011-12-16

Fish Bombing in Malaysia
       Post date: 2011-12-16

Reef Check California December Update
       Post date: 2011-12-16

Reef Check Spotlight: Sea Otters Sighted in Southern California (Again!)
       Post date: 2011-12-16

Letter From the Director
       Post date: 2011-12-16

Reef Check Indonesia Helps Sanur, Bali Become ‘Clean and Green’
       Post date: 2011-11-28

Reef Check Italia's Indonesian Adventure
       Post date: 2011-11-14

DR Fishermen Get Involved in Reef Conservation with Caribbean SEA
       Post date: 2011-11-14

Bahia Magdalena Recertification
       Post date: 2011-11-11

Reef Check California November Update
       Post date: 2011-11-11

How do RC California Data Compare to Data from Academic Monitoring Programs?
       Post date: 2011-11-11

Coral Rehabilitation in Malaysia
       Post date: 2011-11-11

Reef Check California October Update
       Post date: 2011-10-12

Reef Check Australia Update
       Post date: 2011-10-12

Reef Check Puerto Rico To Take Off After EcoDiver Training
       Post date: 2011-10-12

Successful EcoExpedition in the Maldives
       Post date: 2011-10-12

Why don’t we count Halimeda? and related questions
       Post date: 2011-10-12

Mystery Abalone and Invertebrate Die-Off Along the Sonoma Coast of California
       Post date: 2011-10-12

New Laws in California & Marshall Islands Protect Sharks
       Post date: 2011-10-12

Isla Natividad: Expedición Náutica Inaugural y Recertificación Anual
       Post date: 2011-09-26

Wyland and Halls Receive Coveted Ocean Conservation Awards
       Post date: 2011-09-20

Sylvia Earle Visits With Reef Check Dominican Republic
       Post date: 2011-09-09

Reef Check Partners With ReeferTees.com
       Post date: 2011-09-08

Reef Check Haiti Featured in the New York Times
       Post date: 2011-09-01

Reef Check Branches Out to New Zealand
       Post date: 2011-09-01

Reef Checks with OceansWatch in Vanuatu
       Post date: 2011-08-31

Why does Reef Check California use a uniform point contact method to characterize the reef habitat?
       Post date: 2011-08-31

Reef Check California September Update
       Post date: 2011-09-01

Isla Natividad Update: Inaugural Dive Boat Expedition and Annual Recertification
       Post date: 2011-08-31

Reef Check Dominican Republic Celebrates 5 Years
       Post date: 2011-08-31

Reef Check Florida Featured on CBS12
       Post date: 2011-08-09

Why are the ‘best’ sites chosen for the survey?
       Post date: 2011-07-26

Brunei Announces Plans for First MPA Network and National Monitoring Program
       Post date: 2011-07-26

Reef Check Sayulita Completes First Survey
       Post date: 2011-07-22

Reef Check California July Update
       Post date: 2011-07-22

Matching Campaign Doubles Your Donation to Reef Check
       Post date: 2011-07-22

Support Reef Check With Screamin Daily Deals!
       Post date: 2011-07-06

Successful Reef Check EcoExpedition in Honduras
       Post date: 2011-06-27

Why does Reef Check California record some species even if they are not on transects?
       Post date: 2011-06-27

Reef Check California June Update
       Post date: 2011-06-27

Guam Students Complete Reef Check Training
       Post date: 2011-06-27

New EcoDivers Trained in Curacao
       Post date: 2011-06-27

Reef Check Malaysia Expands Education Program
       Post date: 2011-06-27

First Reef Check California Community Training Held in Fort Bragg
       Post date: 2011-06-27

Reef Check Florida Revitalized
       Post date: 2011-06-27

Reef Check Malaysia Publishes 2011 2nd Quarter Newsletter
       Post date: 2011-06-16

New EcoDiver Training in Philippines
       Post date: 2011-05-29

Reef Check Fiji Update
       Post date: 2011-05-28

Where do I place my transect line given a highly variable coral reef and then, how do I avoid bias introduced by variable amounts of soft seabed?
       Post date: 2011-05-28

Reef Check California May Update
       Post date: 2011-05-28

Swimming With the Stars – Training the First Reef Check EcoDiver Team in Haiti
       Post date: 2011-05-28

An Asian-American Perspective on Shark Finning
       Post date: 2011-05-09

Which Invasive Seaweeds Do We Monitor During Reef Check California Surveys and Why?
       Post date: 2011-04-26

Reef Check Taiwan Continues to Grow
       Post date: 2011-04-26

Grenadines MPA Staff Trained in Reef Check Methodology
       Post date: 2011-04-26

Reef Check California April Update
       Post date: 2011-04-26

What is the goal and practical application of transect deployment in a Reef Check survey?
       Post date: 2011-03-30

Reef Check Helps Design Tracking of the Convention on Biological Diversity
       Post date: 2011-03-30

Haiti’s Reefs Most Overfished in the World
       Post date: 2011-03-30

Public Outreach Volunteers Needed - Help Us Tell the Reef Check Story!
       Post date: 2011-03-30

Reef Check Contributes to “Cabo & Coral Reef Explorers” Book
       Post date: 2011-03-30

Reef Check Malaysia Releases Annual Reports
       Post date: 2011-03-30

Massive Fish Die-Off in Redondo’s King Harbor, Southern California
       Post date: 2011-03-30