TEP - Starter Kits


The basic kit for all fishwatchers, it has everything you need to get started doing REEF surveys as part of the Volunteer Fish Survey Project.

The TEP Survey Starter Kit contains:

- REEF underwater yellow slate with lanyard*

- Underwater survey paper for use with slate (enough for 4 surveys), be sure to select your desired paper

TEP Papers Available

  • Gulf of California/Baja Mexico/Sea of Cortez, v1 2020
  • Central America (incl southern mainland Mexico), v1 2020
  • Revillagigedo and Cocos Islands, v1 2020
  • Galapagos, v1 2017

- Laminated color ID card of common fishes found in the Tropical Eastern Pacific (Baja Mexico - Galapagos)

- REEF decal, REEF BCD tag, turtle ID sheet, and information on data entry and survey protocol. 


You can purchase additional sheets of uw survey papaer here.

We offer a quantity discount of 15% when you purchase 5 or more kits from the same region and 30% when you purchase 10 or more kits from the same region (kits must all have the same slate type to qualify for the discount). The discount will be applied upon checkout.