Reef Check News


Reef Check's Bid for the Oceans Online Auction Gets Underway October 1
       Post date: 2018-08-28

Reef Check Welcomes Dania Trespalacios as New Tropical Program Director!
       Post date: 2018-08-28

Commercial and Recreational Urchin Removal Efforts Tested along California's North Coast In Hopes of Kelp Forest Restoration
       Post date: 2018-08-28

Reef Check Partners with Stream2Sea to Promote EcoConscious Sunscreen Products
       Post date: 2018-08-28

The Royal Marine Conservation Society of Jordan Certifies First Female EcoDivers
       Post date: 2018-08-28

Egypt's Red Sea Diving Safari Completes Busy Slate of Trainings and Surveys
       Post date: 2018-08-28

The Bluemoon Adventure Offers New Diving Adventure Tailored for Women
       Post date: 2018-08-28

Healthy Kelp Forests Seen on Big Sur Expedition
       Post date: 2018-06-28

Environmental DNA (eDNA) is Promising New Tool for Marine Ecosystem Monitoring
       Post date: 2018-06-28

Concordia International School Celebrates 10 Years with Launch of 3rd Project in Thailand
       Post date: 2018-06-28

New Facebook Group Brings Together Tropical Reef Checkers
       Post date: 2018-06-28

Santa Marta Reef Check 2018 Expedition Brings Together Colombian Divers
       Post date: 2018-06-28

Reef Check Well-Represented at 2018 Asia Pacific Coral Reef Symposium
       Post date: 2018-06-28

3.1 Phillip Lim to Host May 19th Fundraiser for Reef Check
       Post date: 2018-05-15

Rare Species Sighted in California, New Species Added to RCCA Survey Protocol
       Post date: 2018-04-30

Nearly 2,700 kg of Trash Collected from Malaysia's Beaches
       Post date: 2018-04-30

First Two RC Trainers in Oman Take Lead in Reef Conservation
       Post date: 2018-04-30

Educational EcoExpedition to Bangka Island Open for Registration
       Post date: 2018-04-30

Reef Check Partners with Earth Day Focus Environmental Film Festival in Los Angeles
       Post date: 2018-03-28

Reef Check Foundation Welcomes New Executive Director
       Post date: 2018-04-10

A Royal Uplifting Speech Kicks Off IYOR in the UK
       Post date: 2018-02-28

RC Coordinators Join Forces with Student Volunteers to Assess Hurricane Impact on Caribbean Reefs
       Post date: 2018-02-27

Celebrate Reefs! 2018 is the Third International Year of the Reef (IYOR)
       Post date: 2018-02-27

We're Hiring! Reef Check Seeking Tropical Program Manager
       Post date: 2018-02-26

Reef Check California Training Classes Now Open- Register Today!
       Post date: 2018-02-26

Coral Reefs in Crisis, Require Comprehensive Remediation Strategies
       Post date: 2018-02-26

Win a Place on a SCUBA Diving Expedition to Conserve Coral Reefs
       Post date: 2018-02-26

California Fish and Game Commission Closes Last Remaining Abalone Fishery in California
       Post date: 2017-12-21

2017 Year In Review
       Post date: 2017-12-19

Reef Check California Launches Climate Change Research Project
       Post date: 2017-12-18

RC Expedition Facilitates Coral Reef Reconstruction in Bangka Island
       Post date: 2017-12-18

Reef Check Malaysia Receives Top Environmental Award
       Post date: 2017-12-18

Reef Check California Completes Annual Channel Islands and Big Sur EcoExpeditions
       Post date: 2017-10-27

Florida's MarineLab Rebuilds After Hurricane Irma
       Post date: 2017-10-30

2017 Poseidon Award Goes to Dr. Bill Bushing
       Post date: 2017-10-26

Humboldt State University Students Become Reef Check Divers
       Post date: 2017-10-26

Reef Check's Dr. Ruben Torres Wins CORAL Conservation Award
       Post date: 2017-10-26

2018 Biosphere Expeditions Trip Dates Announced
       Post date: 2017-10-25

New Children's Book Addresses Climate Change
       Post date: 2017-10-25

Reef Check's New On-board Marine Science Training Program Launched!
       Post date: 2017-08-30

How to Kick-start Marine Conservation in China?
       Post date: 2017-08-30

Happy 10-Year Anniversary to Reef Check Malaysia!
       Post date: 2017-08-30

Maldives Reefs Follow Great Barrier Reef Down Path of Catastrophic Decline
       Post date: 2017-08-30

Coral Reef Competition Winner Announced, Next One Now Open for Entries
       Post date: 2017-08-30

RC Thailand Coordinator Wins Coveted United Nations Award
       Post date: 2017-08-30

Shout Out to Channel Islands Scuba!
       Post date: 2017-08-30

Free Film Screening of Chasing Coral on August 13
       Post date: 2017-07-24

Los Angeles' First Environmental Film Festival Free to the Public Launches July 29
       Post date: 2017-07-20

Reef Check Joins Campaign Against Plastic Straws
       Post date: 2017-07-20

Kickstarter Campaign Aims to Help California Kelp Ecosystems
       Post date: 2017-06-21

Alexis Bittar Venice (CA) Fundraiser to Benefit Reef Check
       Post date: 2017-06-21

Local Reef Check Groups Established in Maldives and Oman
       Post date: 2017-06-21

Reef Check Tayrona is Colombia's Biggest Citizen Science Event Ever
       Post date: 2017-06-21

California's Kelp Forests Undergoing Massive Changes
       Post date: 2017-04-25

Friend of Reef Check Murdered in the Philippines
       Post date: 2017-04-21

Enter by May 1 to Win an RC Monitoring Trip with Biosphere Expeditions!
       Post date: 2017-04-20

French Polynesian University Students Introduced to Reef Check
       Post date: 2017-04-20

Spots Available on EcoExpedition to Indonesia!
       Post date: 2017-04-20

La Caleta Marine Park: Win-win Conservation by RC Dominican Republic
       Post date: 2017-03-13

Reef Check Delivers in Haiti
       Post date: 2017-02-28

Become a California Citizen Scientist! Join our Team!
       Post date: 2017-02-28

Historic Community Based Reef Survey a First in Oman
       Post date: 2017-02-28

Reef Check Welcomes Dr. Selena McMillan to the Team
       Post date: 2017-02-28

Campaign Launched to Rescue Coral
       Post date: 2017-01-31

2016 Year in Review
       Post date: 2016-12-21

First Reef Check Training Conducted on Principe Island
       Post date: 2016-12-21

Reef Check Carriacou Joins the Team
       Post date: 2016-12-21

Reef Check Hong Kong Celebrates 20 Years
       Post date: 2016-12-21

2017 Biosphere Expeditions Trip Dates Announced
       Post date: 2016-12-21

Reef Check Italia EcoDivers Discover Coral Day 2016
       Post date: 2016-12-21

Hurricane Matthew Blasts Haiti, Cuba, Bahamas and South Coast of US
       Post date: 2016-11-01

We're Hiring! Seeking Southern California Regional Manager
       Post date: 2016-11-01

20th Anniversary Gala Honorees Dive Casino Point
       Post date: 2016-10-26

Channel Islands EcoExpedition: Diving with a Purpose for 3 Days at 3 Islands
       Post date: 2016-10-25

Buy a Shirt, Save a Reef! New Partnership with Onatah Outfitters
       Post date: 2016-10-25

Impacts of Maldives Bleaching Event, Next Expedition Announced
       Post date: 2016-10-25

Oman's Musandam Coral Reefs Weather El Nino
       Post date: 2016-10-25

Stop-Gap Funding Needed Now - Kids Starving in Haiti
       Post date: 2016-10-14

20th Anniversary Celebrations - Reef Check Honors International Ocean Heroes
       Post date: 2016-09-16

SURFER Magazine Features Coral Bleaching
       Post date: 2016-09-20

Reef Check Eco-Tours Now Available in Marina del Rey
       Post date: 2016-08-30

ICRS 13 -- Progress in the Midst of Tragedy
       Post date: 2016-08-30

Ocean Art Underwater Photo Competition Features New Reefscape Category Sponsored by Reef Check
       Post date: 2016-08-30

Divers Tough Out Challenging Conditions on Big Sur EcoExpedition
       Post date: 2016-08-30

Bleaching and Crown of Thorns Wreak Havoc on Maldives Reefs
       Post date: 2016-08-30

Concordia International Creates Global Ambassadors
       Post date: 2016-08-30

Reef Check California Celebrates the Life of Bill Golden (aka Billy Ray Golden)
       Post date: 2016-06-27

Finding Dory, Saving Nemo: Problems Facing Marine Aquarium Fish
       Post date: 2016-06-23

Join Us September 15 to Honor Our Heroes of the Reef
       Post date: 2016-06-22

Bleaching Update from Reef Check Australia
       Post date: 2016-06-22

Reef Check Iran Relaunches with EcoDiver Training on Kish Island
       Post date: 2016-06-22

Biosphere Expeditions Assesses Whale Shark Tourism in New Report
       Post date: 2016-06-22

Reef Check Italia Publishes Paper in Aquatic Conservation
       Post date: 2016-06-22

Celebrate the Oceans with Alexis Bittar
       Post date: 2016-06-08

2016 Kickstarter Campaign to Support Our Big Sur and Channel Islands Expeditions
       Post date: 2016-06-01

Reef Check Spotlight: Pacific Seahorses Invade Southern California
       Post date: 2016-04-26

Inspiring Teenagers Raise Money for Reef Check with Coral Carnival
       Post date: 2016-04-26

Crowned Sea Urchin Seen in Monterey Bay
       Post date: 2016-04-26

Reef Check Contributes to First-Ever Broad Characterization of the North Central Coast
       Post date: 2016-04-26

Recent Paper Shows Genetic Diversity Affects How Fish Populations Grow
       Post date: 2016-04-26

Reef Check Welcomes Katie Kozma to the Team
       Post date: 2016-04-26

Win a Spot on a Reef Check/Biosphere Expeditions Trip!
       Post date: 2016-03-31

Reef Check Announces "Student Ocean Scientist" Program to Engage Youth
       Post date: 2016-03-07

Global Coral Reef Bleaching Event Update
       Post date: 2016-02-26

Reef Check National Coordinators Wanted
       Post date: 2016-02-25

Red Sea EcoDiver Course Scheduled for June
       Post date: 2016-02-23

Ambitious Plans in Store for Reef Check Malaysia after Successful 2015
       Post date: 2016-02-23

No News is Good News - Bangka Reef Check Italia EcoExpedition 2015
       Post date: 2016-02-23

Bangka EcoExpedition Participants Get Introduced to Soft Corals and Coral Farming
       Post date: 2016-02-23

Happy Holidays from Reef Check, Thank You for a Wonderful Year!
       Post date: 2015-12-22

Join Our Team! Become a California Citizen Scientist
       Post date: 2015-12-22

Invasive Seaweed Sargassum horneri Spreading in Southern California
       Post date: 2015-12-21

Upcoming Reef Check EcoExpeditions
       Post date: 2015-12-21

Global Bleaching Reports (September - October 2015)
       Post date: 2015-11-03

Reef Check Leads Response to 3rd Global Coral Bleaching Event
       Post date: 2015-10-30

Reef Check Recognizes Marine Conservation Heroes at Annual Gala
       Post date: 2015-10-30

Amazing Conditions and Unique Sightings Highlight Channel Islands Expedition
       Post date: 2015-10-30

Reef Check Invited to the White House to Discuss Citizen Science
       Post date: 2015-10-30

No Bleaching and Lots of Teaching on Biosphere Expeditions' Maldives Expedition
       Post date: 2015-10-30

Buleleng Bali Dive Festival Promoting Conservation through Recreational Diving
       Post date: 2015-10-30

New EcoDivers Trained in Egypt
       Post date: 2015-10-30

ISRS Consensus Statement on Coral Bleaching and Climate Change
       Post date: 2015-10-23

Edison International and Reef Check Team Up to Monitor Recovery of Catalina Island Reef
       Post date: 2015-10-21

Salon Season for Reef Check
       Post date: 2015-08-27

New EcoExpedition Offered in Tobago
       Post date: 2015-08-27

Philippines EcoExpedition Shows Progress Made in Marine Conservation
       Post date: 2015-08-27

Reef Check Australia Celebrates Achievements with Latest Report
       Post date: 2015-08-27

Reef Check California Completes Expedition Along Big Sur Coast
       Post date: 2015-08-27

Join Us October 1 to Honor Our Heroes of the Reef - Tickets on Sale Now!
       Post date: 2015-08-27

New Expedition and Kickstarter Campaign Puts Focus on Channel Islands
       Post date: 2015-07-28

Renaissance of Reef Check French Polynesia
       Post date: 2015-06-29

Join Us October 1 to Honor Our Heroes of the Reef
       Post date: 2015-06-26

Reef Check Egypt Completes 19th Survey of Northern Red Sea
       Post date: 2015-06-26

Reef Check Dominican Republic Announces its Environmental Marine Gastronomic Certification
       Post date: 2015-06-26

Reef Check Malaysia and SSI Announce Collaboration to Promote Coral Reef Awareness
       Post date: 2015-06-26

New Hats Added to Sea Store
       Post date: 2015-06-26

Santa Barbara Oil Spill Response Missed the Boat
       Post date: 2015-06-23

Indiegogo Campaign to Fund Touch Tanks for Ocean Education
       Post date: 2015-06-26

Reef Check California Ready to Monitor Effects of Refugio Oil Spill
       Post date: 2015-06-04

Kayak with Reef Check in Marina del Rey on June 7th
       Post date: 2015-05-29

Join Alexis Bittar in Celebrating World Oceans Day!
       Post date: 2015-05-26

The Complex Interactions between Sponges and Corals - an Interesting Case from Sulawesi
       Post date: 2015-04-29

Explore Indonesia’s Bangka Island with Reef Check Italy
       Post date: 2015-04-29

Worldwide Dive and Sail Partners with Reef Check for Philippines Expedition
       Post date: 2015-04-29

Reef Check Headquarters Moves into New Office
       Post date: 2015-04-29

Reef Check Welcomes Two New Staff Members
       Post date: 2015-04-29

Reef Check Mentor at the Girls in Ocean Science Teen Conference
       Post date: 2015-04-29

Help Our Kickstarter Campaign Raise Funds to Survey the Big Sur Reefs
       Post date: 2015-04-29

Celebrate Earth Day with Reef Check at Mission Brewery in San Diego!
       Post date: 2015-04-15

An In-Depth Look at Abalone: Part II - A brief history on abalone fisheries and regulations
       Post date: 2015-02-26

Upcoming Reef Check Events & EcoExpeditions
       Post date: 2015-02-25

New EcoDiver Team Off and Running in Tobago
       Post date: 2015-02-25

Minnesota Students Dive into Marine Biology in Honduras
       Post date: 2015-02-25

Welcome from New Social Media Manager Leigh Erickson
       Post date: 2015-02-25

Join Our Team - Become a Reef Check California Citizen Scientist
       Post date: 2015-02-25

Reef Check California Seeks Southern California Volunteer Coordinator
       Post date: 2015-01-14

Reef Check Seeks Development Director
       Post date: 2015-01-12

Update from Reef Check Egypt
       Post date: 2014-12-23

Jordanian Divers Added to Reef Check Monitoring Team
       Post date: 2014-12-23

Bangka Island’s Coral Reefs in Urgent Need of Protection
       Post date: 2014-12-23

Reef Check Sheds Light on Ocean Plastic Pollution at Plastic Paradise Screening
       Post date: 2014-12-23

Kids/Youth Training Held in Port Salut, Haiti
       Post date: 2014-12-23

Support our 'Teach Haitian Students to Save Coral Reefs' Indiegogo Campaign
       Post date: 2014-12-23

An In-Depth Look at Abalone: Part I
       Post date: 2014-12-23

Happy Holidays from Reef Check, Thank You for a Fantastic Year!
       Post date: 2014-12-23

Donate to Reef Check This Giving Tuesday!
       Post date: 2014-11-26

First Ever All-Maldivian Reef Check Survey Underway
       Post date: 2014-11-14

Reef Check Indonesia EcoDiver Becomes First Ever CORAL Conservation Prize Winner
       Post date: 2014-10-30

Maldives Expedition Looks at Recovery from 1998 Bleaching Event
       Post date: 2014-10-30

Turks and Caicos Establishes Nationwide Coral Reef Monitoring Program
       Post date: 2014-10-30

Save Reefs with Your Holiday Purchases from nine five ltd.
       Post date: 2014-10-30

Reef Check Is Now Accepting Bitcoin Donations!
       Post date: 2014-10-30

Farewell Megan, Welcome to New Central California Manager Dan Abbott
       Post date: 2014-10-30

Reef Check Honors Marine Conservation Leaders at Annual Gala
       Post date: 2014-10-30

Reef Check California Featured by Ventura County Star
       Post date: 2014-10-10

Reef Check to Host Free Screening of Plastic Paradise on October 27
       Post date: 2014-10-08

Reef Check Featured on ESPN Radio
       Post date: 2014-09-08

Coral ID in the Heart of the “Coral Triangle”
       Post date: 2014-08-26

Reef Check Well Represented at Asia-Pacific Coral Reef Symposium
       Post date: 2014-08-26

Reef Check California Partners with COBI for Baja Trainings
       Post date: 2014-08-26

New Merchandise in the Sea Store
       Post date: 2014-08-26

What a Team: Reef Check Foundation & The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
       Post date: 2014-08-26

Reef Check Foundation Hosts Dana Point Adopt-a-Reef Event
       Post date: 2014-08-04

Living Life on the Edge: Richard W. Grigg (1937-2014)
       Post date: 2014-06-18

Reef Check Australia Volunteers Monitor 24,000m2 of the Great Barrier Reef Over Three Years
       Post date: 2014-06-18

Reef Check California Launches Speakers Bureau and New Video
       Post date: 2014-06-18

Join Us at Our Save the Reefs, Save the Oceans Gala
       Post date: 2014-06-18

New California North Coast Regional Manager Joins Staff
       Post date: 2014-06-18

Red Sea Environmental Centre Completes 12th Series of Reef Check Monitoring
       Post date: 2014-06-18

Reef Check Featured as Cover Story of Dana Point Times
       Post date: 2014-06-09

Celebrate World Oceans Day at Alexis Bittar
       Post date: 2014-06-02

Aqaba, Jordan to be Surveyed by Newly Trained EcoDivers
       Post date: 2014-04-29

Michigan High School Students Take a Field Trip to the DR
       Post date: 2014-04-29

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