Reef Check News


Join Our Team - Become a Reef Check California Citizen Scientist


2015-02-25

Interested in joining the Reef Check California team? Our 2015 training season is open for registration, providing 8 opportunities across the state to get involved in our rocky reef monitoring program.

Each training is held over two weekends (click here for a course outline) and includes classroom and pool sessions, along with a field weekend comprised of an overnight boat trip, day boats or shore dives depending on the training location.

Ft. Bragg- May 16-17, 2015 [class/pool] & May 30-31, 2015 [field]
Santa Rosa- June 13-14, 2015 [class/pool] & June 27-28, 2015 [field]
San Francisco- July 18-19, 2015 [class/pool] & July 25-26, 2015 [field]
Monterey- May 30-31, 2015 [class/pool] & June 6-7, 2015 [field]
San Luis Obispo/Santa Barbara- May 2-3, 2015 [class/pool] & May 16-17, 2015 [field]
Los Angeles/Ventura- May 2-3, 2015 [class/pool] & May 16-17, 2015 [field]
Orange County- June 13-14, 2015 [class/pool] & June 27-28, 2015 [field]
San Diego- July 11-12, 2015 [class/pool] & July 25-26, 2015 [field]

For a list of course prerequisites, and to sign up, visit our registration page at http://reefcheck.org/rcca/training_schedule.php

If you are already a trained Reef Checker, please sign up for one of our recertification classes to be ready for our survey season.