July 2nd – 9th, 2016 LIMITED SPACE
Special Price $1475.00 per Diver
What makes this week so different than the others?
Visit to the Sunset House coral nursery and discussion about coral reef conservation.
Thought sponges were quite inactive creatures – learn the truth about these active pumpers on Grand Cayman reefs.
Compare day versus night on the reef and discuss the differences over a late dinner.
Look at how corals change with depth and why.
Learn about coral reef geology and where that lovely beach sand comes from.
Explore the islands other marine habitats with a trip to sea grass beds, mangroves!
All participants get Dr. Ellen’s copy of Sex, Drugs, and Sea Slime book!
Package Includes, seven nights accommodations, six days of morning, two tank boat dives, plus unlimited shore diving. Daily made to order breakfast, welcome pizza party and farewell BBQ, Ellen’t Sex, Drugs and Sea Slime Book, all tax and service charges and more fun memories than you will ever get on a dive holiday!
Dr. Ellen Prager is a marine scientist and author, widely recognized for her expertise and ability to make science entertaining and understandable for people of all ages. She is currently a freelance writer, consultant, science advisor to Celebrity Xpedition in the Galapagos Islands, and a Safina Center Fellow.
She was previously the Chief Scientist for the Aquarius Reef Base program in Key Largo, FL, which includes the world’s only undersea research station, and at one time the Assistant Dean at the University of Miami’s Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science. Dr. Prager has built a national reputation as a scientist and spokesperson on earth and ocean science issues and is a sought after speaker for public-oriented events. She has appeared on The Today Show and NBC News, Good Morning America, Fox News, CBS Early Show, CNN American Morning, Larry King, The Weather Channel and in shows for the Discovery Channel.
(price per person in a courtyard room.. Upgrades available. Limited to only 32 divers!)