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Coral Reef Conservation and Analysis

January 7-17, 2014

Students will focus on important global marine conservation issues. They will learn to employ the interdisciplinary theory for conservation and develop the practical SCUBA-based skills to solve real conservation problems. This will be an experiential, problem-based learning class in the purest sense.


Students can earn 3 URI credits in NRS 475X.  This program is open to students in all academic disciplines; however, students must hold a basic open water scuba certification.


Program Fee:

In-State: $2,235    Out-of-State: $2,785

3 URI credits Accommodations Some meals
In-country transportation Supplemental MedEx insurance Excursions and cultural activities


 NOTE: All fees subject to change



Program Deadlines
Application Deadline: November 1, 2013 Final Payment Due: December 28, 2013


For more information, please contact:


Program Director URI Faculty-Led Programs Coordinator
Graham Forrester Kelly Watts
Natural Resource Science Office of International Education
401-874-7054 401-874-2019


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