Great Annual Fish Count Events

2011
Jul 23
9:00am

11th Great Annual Fish Count

Event Type: Dives
Region: Hawaii (HAW)

The Fish Identification Network will hold the 11th Great Annual Fish Count on July 23, 2011 at the Kahekili Beach Park, West Maui, Hawaii.

  • This is a SCUBA and/or snorkel survey rated beginner and intermediate.
  • Fish identification and survey protocol will taught on the beach at 9 am.
  • Loaner slates will be available.
  • Novice quiz (level 2) will be held at 11 am and is free of charge.

Email to: maui.fin@gmail.com, or join FIN on Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/home.php?sk=group_42922512042

Registration Instructions:
Email to: maui.fin@gmail.com
2011
Jul 19
11:00am

Great Annual Fish Count Fish ID Seminar and Snorkel trip - Florida

Event Type: Seminars
Region: Florida / Gulf of Mexico

”Great Annual Fish Count” Snorkel Trip - Tuesday, July 19th @ 11am Don’t just blow bubbles - make your dives count.  Join the Barrier Island Center & Cocoa Beach Scuba Odyssey for the Great Annual Fish Count.  The event will include a free fish identification & survey methodology seminar.  The guided snorkel trip to the Sebastian Inlet has a fee.  Meet @ the BIC and come prepared with water, sunscreen, snacks, equipment, etc.  The fee to participate in dive is $22 and includes guide and survey materials.  Snorkel equipment, which you keep, can be provided for an extra $30..  Enrollment is limited to 10.  Call 321-723-3556 to make reservations. 

Registration Instructions:
Call 321-723-3556 to make reservations.
2011
Jul 17
9:00am

Key Largo Fish ID Class and Dives

Event Type: Seminars
Region: Florida / Gulf of Mexico

Join us at Silent World in Key Largo FL for the Great Annual Fish Count. We will be holding a free REEF Fish Identification Course between 9:00am - 11:30am that will be free of charge. This course is open to all of those who will be joining us for the afternoon Fish Survey that will include two dive sites off the coast of Key Largo. Dive Trip charge is $80.00 per person and includes tanks and weights, rental equipment is available for an extra charge of $30.00 per diver. All divers who complete the morning and afternoon session will also receive a PADI Fish ID Speciality Certification for only the cost of certification processing.

Advanced registration is required, to register visit this site: http://thechipkahouse.com/azchipka/events/44/fish-id-course-great-americ...

Registration Instructions:
Advanced registration is required, to register visit this site: http://thechipkahouse.com/azchipka/events/44/fish-id-course-great-american-fish-count/
2011
Jul 16
10:00am

Key Largo Fish ID Class and Dives

Event Type: Seminars
Region: Florida / Gulf of Mexico

On Saturday July 16th Horizon Divers in Key Largo, Fl will host a Great Annual Fish Count Fish ID workshop and afternoon survey dives.   A morning fish ID seminar will teach participants the most common local fish and the REEF survey method. After a lunch break, divers will reunite to complete an afternoon of survey dives (2 tanks) putting their new fish ID knowledge to work!  

 

Contact Horizon Divers or Alecia Adamson 305-852-0030 with questions!

Registration Instructions:
Contact Horizon Divers at 305-453-3535 to book your spot!
2011
Jul 13
10:00am

Key Largo Fish ID Class and Dives

Event Type: Seminars
Region: Florida / Gulf of Mexico

Join us at Quiescence Diving Services, Inc. in Key Largo FL for Great Annual Fish Count Fish ID seminars and dives. We will be holding a free REEF Fish Identification Course between 10:00am - 11:30am that is open to the public.  That afternoon join us for  fish survey dives that will include two dive sites off the coast of Key Largo. Dive Trip charge is $85.00 per person and includes tanks and weights, rental equipment is available for an extra charge.  After successfully completing two surveys and inputing your survey data, all participants will be Level 2 REEF Surveyors!

 

Pre-registration is required for this event.  Please contact Quiescence directly at 305-451-2440.

2011
Jul 12
to
Jul 19
1 week

Nai'a Livaboard - First Field Survey in the South Pacific!

Event Type: Dives
Region: Pacific Coast (PAC)

Led by Paul Humann, Renowned Author/Photographer and Chairman of REEF’s Board 17 divers maximum Two Female Spaces!!

 

Package Includes:- Local taxes, transfer to the ship from the airport or hotels in the Nadi area, transfer back to Nadi at the end of the charter, all meals aboard ship, double occupancy accommodation, tanks, weights, and unlimited air refills. Charter price does not include gratuities, alcoholic beverages (other than the house wine served at dinner), NITROX, gear or camera rentals, and sundry personal purchases from the ship's store.

$3225 pp shared cabin (cash/check price). NAI'A offers a built-in 3% discount for cash or check payment. This 3% discount is already built into the package rates that are advertised on all of NAI'A's price sheets and also on the NAI'A website. If paying by CC, please add 3% (add’l $97) Nitrox for 7 Days $150.00 - 32% mixes as well as lower percentage mixes for early-morning deep dives.

+ $300 REEF Program Fee per diver will be added to each package to cover the cost of the group leader, seminar and survey materials, and data management.

Trip Purpose – In 2010 REEF expanded our Fish Survey Program to the South Pacific with an official launch in American Samoa. This will be REEF’s first Field Survey using REEF volunteer surveyors to establish baseline data for the Bligh Waters between Fiji’s two largest islands. This is a historic REEF cruise!

For more information and to reserve your space please contact our dedicated REEF Travel Consultant at 1-877-295-7333 (REEF), or you can e-mail REEF@caradonna.com.

Nai'a Website

2011
Jul 10
12:30pm

GAFC Dive Charter Lake Park Marina FL

Event Type: Dives
Region: Florida / Gulf of Mexico

Join us for a Fish Survey on the charter boat The Wetter The Better departing Lake Park Marina at 1 PM July 10. Check in is no later than 12:30 PM. Cost of the charter is $65. Gaylin will supply the survey materials.Make your reservation no later than 6PM July 7 by calling Gaylin at 772-562-2883 or 772-228-0687.Also join us for:A free REEF Fish ID seminar will be at 4 PM July 9 at Deep Six Dive & Watersports in Vero Beach, FL. The seminar is free but pre-registration is required.Free REEF  Fish ID course July 9, 4PM at Deep Six Dive and Watersports in Vero Beach, FL. Call Gaylin to pre-register at 772-562-2883 or 772-228-0687.

Registration Instructions:
Make your reservation no later than 6PM July 7 by calling Gaylin at 772-562-2883 or 772-228-0687
2011
Jul 10
8:00am

REEF GAFC PNW Invertebrate ID Classes & Dives

Event Type: Seminars
Region: Pacific Coast (PAC)

Make it a weekend and join us on Sunday July 10th for the REEF Pacific Northwest Invetrebrate class 8 am to 12; with two survey dives to follow starting at 1 pm. Classes to be held at Yellow House Hoodsport Washington. Survey paper and slates will be available for use. Hood Canal, WA

Classes are free but you will need to pay entrance fee to Sund Rock should you choose to participate in the dives.

Registration Instructions:
Contact Carol Cline@ cccline@hotmail.com to register.
2011
Jul 9
4:00pm

Free REEF Fish ID course Deep Six Dive and Watersports, FL

Event Type: Seminars
Region: Florida / Gulf of Mexico

Learn to identify 50 of the most common Florida and Caribbean reef fish. Credit for the PADI AWARE Fish ID Specialty is available.The seminar begins at 4PM, July 9th in the Deep Six Dive & Watersports classroom. The course is free but pre-registration is required. Call Gaylin at 772-562-2883 or 772-228-0687. Participants are invited to join us for a GAFC survey on July 10 on the charter boat The Wetter The Better departing the Lake Park Marina (Palm Beach County)at 1PM

Registration Instructions:
The course is free but pre-registration is required. Call Gaylin at 772-562-2883 or 772-228-0687.
2011
Jul 9
8:00am

Dive and Beach BBQ, Laguna Beach CA

Event Type: Dives
Region: Pacific Coast (PAC)

Join Philter and dive for the Great Annual Fish Count with REEF. We will be organizing a dive off the coast of Laguna Beach at the Rock Pile with a benefit Beach BBQ to follow at Heisler Park.  Saturday July 9th at 8:00am.

Proceeds will go to REEF foundation.

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