Great Annual Fish Count Events

2011
Jun 28
7:00pm

CAL Fish ID for Divers

Event Type: Seminars
Region: Pacific Coast (PAC: California - Alaska)

Fish Identification for Divers

Tuesday, June 28, 7:00pm

Presented by PADI IDC Staff Instructor Mike Davis

Offered by the Dive Club of Silicon Valley at Diver Dan's, Santa Clara

Registration Instructions:
Contact: Kari Larson kari@kamtime.com
2011
Jun 27
to
Jul 1
4 days 1 hour

Annual Vandenburg Monitoring

Event Type: Dives
Region: Florida / Gulf of Mexico

REEF will kick off this year’s GAFC events with their annual Vandenberg monitoring surveys in Key West.  REEF staff and members of the Advanced Assessment Survey Team will spend the week of June 27th-July 1st monitoring fish species and abundances on  the ex-military tracking ship and other area artificial and natural reef ecosystems.  Divers who are not yet experts in fish identification are welcome to join in on these surveys and practice their fish ID and survey skills.  

 

For more information contact Alecia Adamson 305-852-0030

Registration Instructions:
Contact Dive Key West at 305-296-3823 to register!
2011
Jun 25
to
Jul 23
4 weeks

Great Annual Fish Count Roatan

Event Type: Dives
Region: Caribbean / Bahamas

Take a Fish ID challenge! Scour the seas of Roatan searching for fish of varying degrees of identification difficulty while perfecting your Fish ID skills! Click here for more information.

2011
Jun 13
7:00pm

CAL Fish ID for divers

Event Type: Seminars
Region: Pacific Coast (PAC: California - Alaska)

Fish Identification for Divers

Monday, June 13, 7:00pm

Presented by PADI IDC Staff Instructor Mike Davis

Offered by the Dive Club of Silicon Valley at Diver Dan's, Santa Clara

Registration Instructions:
Contact: Kari Larson kari@kamtime.com
2011
Jun 11
1:00pm

CAL Fish ID for divers at MBAQ

Event Type: Seminars
Region: Pacific Coast (PAC: California - Alaska)

Fish ID for Divers Seminar at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Saturday, June 11, 1:00 – 4:00pmPresented by REEF Divers Alex Matsumoto and Keith RootsaertMeet at the Membership Entrance, Proceed to Ocean View Conference Room.

Registration Instructions:
Contact: Keith Rootsaert Keith.Rootsaert@salasobrien.com
2011
Jun 1
7:00pm

CAL Invertebrate ID class

Event Type: Seminars
Region: Pacific Coast (PAC: California - Alaska)

Marine Invertebrate Identification for Divers Wednesday, June 1, 7:00pmPresented by NOAA scientist Dr. Steve Lonhart Offered by the Dive Club of Silicon Valley at Diver Dan's, Santa Clara

Registration Instructions:
Contact: Kari Larson kari@kamtime.com
2010
Jul 31
12:00pm

Great Annual Fish Count Reef Survey- Commercial Pier- Oakland Park, FL

Event Type: Dives
Region: Florida / Gulf of Mexico

Snorkelers and divers are welcome to come out for a local Great Annual Fish Count community event. This is a beach dive at Commercial Pier and starts at 12:00 noon. Bring a buddy, your gear, tanks and slates. Take these weeks ahead to study your fish and get ready for the big day at the end of the month. A quick Fish ID class will be given for those interested.

Registration Instructions:
Please contact Adam Nardelli at: 631-935-5404 or adamnardelli@hotmail.com, 1412 NE 53 Ct, Oakland Park , Florida, 33334, USA
2010
Jul 26
9:00am

GAFC Survey Dive at Hanauma Bay

Event Type: Dives
Region: Hawaii (HAW)

Join Reef Watch Waikiki to conduct a REEF survey at Hanauma Bay. We will meet at 9am near the ticket booth and stay until 11am. Please bring your own snorkel gear (mask, snorkel, fins), towel and swimsuit, water, rashguard or wetsuit (optional), and a REEF slate (if you have one). We will bring extra REEF slates and survey paper. To participate in this REEF survey, you must first attend a reef fish identification training class.

Registration Instructions:
Since space is limited, please REGISTER EARLY by contacting Heather at heather@reefwatchwaikiki.org or 808-931-6061.
2010
Jul 24

GAFC Survey Dive at Lanes Cove in Gloucester, Massachusetts

Event Type: Dives
Region: Northeast

The United Divers of Central MA are participating in The Great Annual Fish Count on the 24th of July at Lanes Cove in Gloucester, Massachusetts.

Registration Instructions:
Please contact Kevin W. Brook at 978-660-5028
2010
Jul 24

The New England Aquarium Dive Club GAFC Survey Dive

Event Type: Dives
Region: Northeast

The New England Aquarium Dive Club and The Reef Environmental Education Foundation (REEF) will host the 9th annual Northeast Great Annual Fish Count (GAFC) event. The celebration will be centered at Stage Fort Park in Gloucester, Massachusetts. GAFC dives are planned at seven shore locations around Cape Ann, along with dives at Nubble Light, York, ME. There will be a picnic, free raffles and door prizes. Every survey form submitted after each dive will count as an entry into the raffles for each diver. We are expecting more than 100 divers to participate in the day's celebration.

Registration Instructions:
Please contact Robert Michelson at 781-848-8870 for more information pbm.inc@verizon.net, P.O. Box 850093, Braintree, MA, 02185, USA
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