Great Annual Fish Count Events

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.

2009
Jul 25
7:00am

8th Annual Northeast GAFC event in Gloucester, MA

Event Type: Dives
Region: Northeast

Join the 8th Annual Northeast GAFC event in Gloucester, MA on July 25, 2009.  Shore dives will be conducted at 8 locations around Cape Ann, MA and Nubble Light, York, Maine.  Completed survey forms will enter divers into a free volunteer fish counters raffle currently valued at $8,000.00.  Grand prizes include a dive trip to Bonaire, Dive in the New England Aquarium Giant Ocean Tank, Regulators, 3 wetsuits and Split Fins.

 

Registration Instructions:
Contact Bob Michelson at 781-848-8870 or pbm.inc@verizon.net for more information. Or check out the website: http://www.neadc.org/gafc/
2009
Jul 23
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 online at www.keysdiver.com/reservations or call (305) 451-1177
2009
Jul 22
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 8am, boat leaves at 8:30 for the AM trip.  For the PM trip, please arrive at 12:30pm, boat leaves at 1.

For more information contact Conch Republic Divers at (305)852-1655 or dive@conchrepublicdivers.com

Check out the website at:

http://www.conchrepublicdivers.com/

90800 Overseas Highway #9, Tavernier, FL, 33070, USA

Registration Instructions:
Please register with Conch Republic Divers online or by phone
2009
Jul 19
8:00am

Annual Dive N'Surf Dive Team/GLACD Fish ID Dive

Event Type: Dives
Region: Pacific Coast (PAC)

Annual Dive N'Surf Dive Team/GLACD Fish ID Dive at Malaga Cove, 7/19 at 8 am. Directions to the location are at divensurfdiveteam.com as well as at www.glacd.org. Specific details (where to park, etc.) will be posted at the GLACD web page the week before the event.

Location: Malaga Cove, Palos Verdes

Registration Instructions:
Please contact Eric Frasco with Dive N' Surf at (310)373-8423 or mail@glacd.org
2009
Jul 19
7:00am

Fish Survey Dives

Event Type: Dives
Region: Florida / Gulf of Mexico

Two dives will be conducted at Clearwater, Florida on Tanks-A-Lot Dive Charter's.  Dive Trips will include overview of how to conduct fish survey.  Divers should meet at boat ramp at 7:00am to depart by 7:30am.

For more information please contact Heidi Thoricht at 727-798-1269 or at scuba@tanksalotdivecharter.com

Tanks-A-Lot Dive Charters
190 Seminole St, Clearwater, FL, 33755

2009
Jul 18
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.
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