Great Annual Fish Count Events

2010
Jun 27
2:00pm

Fish ID Class

Event Type: Seminars
Region: Florida / Gulf of Mexico

GAFC Beginning Fish ID class at Divers Cove on June 27th at 2pm, located at 2335 S. University Drive in Davie, Fl 33324. Learn the names of the common fishes around Florida. The class is free and open to all. A survey dive will be conducted in July and a PADI Fish Identification Specialty Certification is optional for a fee.

Registration Instructions:
Please contact Diver's Cove 954-473-1220 to reserve your spot.
2009
Aug 6
8:30am

Free Fish ID course on snorkel boat

Event Type: Dives
Region: Florida / Gulf of Mexico

Free Fish ID course on the boat and survey snorkels with REEF volunteers.  Please arrive at 8:30 am, boat leaves at 8:30 for the AM trip.

For more informatio contact Keys Divers at (305) 451-1177 or info@keysdiver.com

or visit the website at www.keysdivers.com

99696 Overseas Highway, Unit 1

Key Largo, FL 33037

 

Registration Instructions:
Please register at Keys Divers at (305) 451-1177 or online at www.keysdivers.com/reservations.html
2009
Jul 31
8:30am

Free Fish ID course

Event Type: Dives
Region: Florida / Gulf of Mexico

Free Fish ID course on the boat and survey dives with REEF volunteers.  Please arrive at 8am, boat leaves at 8:30 for the AM trip. 

For more information, please call (305) 453-3535 or email info@horizondivers.com

Check out the website at:

www.horizondivers.com

100 Ocean Drive, Building #1

Key Largo, FL 33037

Registration Instructions:
Please register at Horizon Divers at (305) 453-3535
2009
Jul 31
12:01am

Underwater Photo Contest

Event Type: Dives
Region: Pacific Coast (PAC)

Amateur photographers may enter by submitting a photo taken in July 2009 while conducting a fish or invertebrate survey for the Reef Environmental Education Foundation's Great Annual Fish Count.

Grand Prize: Free dive charter for two from Naknek Charters and Diving in Friday Harbor, WA

Winners in each category receive a SeaDoc imprinted coffee mug, and everyone who enters gets a seashore life pocket field guide and SeaDoc sticker.

Registration Instructions:
For more information: http://www.seadocsociety.org/photo-contest or call 360-376-3910
2009
Jul 30
8:30am

Free Fish ID course on snorkel boat

Event Type: Dives
Region: Pacific Coast (PAC)

Free Fish ID course on the boat and survey snorkels with REEF volunteers.  Please arrive at 8:30 am, boat leaves at 8:30 for the AM trip.

For more informatio contact Keys Divers at (305) 451-1177 or info@keysdiver.com

or visit the website at www.keysdivers.com

99696 Overseas Highway, Unit 1

Key Largo, FL 33037

Registration Instructions:
Please register at Keys Divers at (305) 451-1177 or online at www.keysdivers.com/reservations.html
2009
Jul 29
12:30pm

Free Fish ID course

Event Type: Dives
Region: Florida / Gulf of Mexico

Free Fish ID course on the boat and survey dives with REEF volunteers.  Please arrive at 12:30pm.

For more information contact Sea Dwellers at (305) 451-3640 or email sdwellers@aol.com

Visit the website at www.seadwellers.com

Sea Dwellers Dive Center of Key Largo

Mile Marker 100

Key Largo, FL 330307

Registration Instructions:
Please register at Sea Dwellers at (305)451-3640
2009
Jul 28
6:30pm

Fish ID Class

Event Type: Seminars
Region: Florida / Gulf of Mexico

Scuba Extreme
2497-1 County Road 220
Middleburg, FL 32068
904-269-8021
Jason Johns
Jason@scubaextremellc.com

Registration Instructions:
2009
Jul 25
9:56am

Fish ID Course

Event Type: Seminars
Region: Pacific Coast (PAC)

Beginning Fish ID Training Seminar at Oceanica Adventure Center. Learn the names of Pacific's fishes at a FREE fish ID seminar by the Reef Environmental Education Foundation, Oceanica REEF Station and individual Marine Biologyst. Also learn how to conduct REEF surveys during any snorkel or dive. Participants will receive a FREE dive and snorkelers will receive 10% discount in our tours during the month of July.

We will have 2 seminars (july 8th and 15th) and 2 dive eco-adventures tours (july 11th in Papagayo's Golf and 24-26th in Bath Islands) concerning this activity.

For more information please contact: Fabian Castillo at the Centro de Aventura Oceanica

Phone: 506 8858-3419
info@mundoceanica.com

Place: Bath Islands, Costa Rica

2009
Jul 25
8:00am

Free Fish ID course

Event Type: Dives
Region: Florida / Gulf of Mexico

Free Fish ID course on the boat and survey dives with REEF volunteers.  Please arrive at 12:30pm.

For more information contact Sea Dwellers at (305) 451-3640 or email sdwellers@aol.com

Visit the website at www.seadwellers.com

Sea Dwellers Dive Center of Key Largo

Mile Marker 100

Key Largo, FL 330307

Registration Instructions:
Please register with Sea Dwellers at (305) 451-3640
2009
Jul 25
8:00am

Free Fish ID course and Fish Count Dive

Event Type: Dives
Region: Florida / Gulf of Mexico

Learn to identify & count fish Biscayne National Park

Learn the names of South Florida's reef fish at a FREE fish ID seminar led by Biscayne National Park biologists and REEF staff.  Also learn how to conduct REEF fish surveys during any future dive/ snorkel trip.  The free seminar will be held at Biscayne National Park's Dante Fascell Visitor Center auditorium from 08:00  11:00 AM.  Commencing at 12:00 PM, the afternoon will be dedicated to putting your new fish identification skills to use during a reduced-price dive/snorkel trip to two of the parks coral reefs.  Participants should expect to return to the dock before 5 p.m.  The park is located at 9700 SW 328th St. Homestead, FL.  To participate in the GAFC dive/snorkel trip, you must register with Biscayne National Underwater Park, Inc. (BNUP) at (305) 230-1100.  The discounted pric!
e for the 2-tank dive trip is $65.00(plus tax) per person (weights & tanks included).  The price for snorkeling is $23.75 (plus tax) per person (mask, fins, snorkel included).  An underwater fish ID guide and slate will be on sale from REEF for an additional $10.00.  All other gear must be provided by the participant or rented.  A limited quantity of rental gear is available at the park.  Further details are available by calling (305) 230-1100, or contacting the park concessions at http://www.biscayneunderwater.com.

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