Know Your Neighborhood
PADI Underwater Naturalist
Look closer to see more on your next dive. Look for symbioses, predator/prey and other relationships between aquatic plant and animal life. Learn not just which fish or animal you're looking at, but how they interact with each other and their environment.
The Fun Part
Learn why some creatures behave the way they do and about their role is in the aquatic ecosystem.
What You Learn
You put this information into practice during your two open water dives.
Please Be Aware:
This course is offered ONLY on one of our COLUMBIA SCUBA-sponsored dive trips where coral reef diving is available.
What You Need:
GEAR: A full scuba package appropriate to the water temperature of diving environment.
MATERIALS: Advanced Open Water Manual - Chapter on Underwater Naturalist.
For all your learning materials and equipment, and registration contact us today.
PREREQUISITES: Must be Open Water Certified.
For more information, available course dates and registration -- contact us and discuss options with one of our Team Members.