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Cozumel Coral Reef Restoration Program

We aim to restore coral reefs and promote research and marine educational programs. 

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Your generous contribution can make a significant difference in the restoration and preservation of the coral reefs in Cozumel, Mexico. At CCRRP, we are dedicated to reviving the coral reefs, creating thriving coral gardens, and enhancing the overall well-being of marine life.

 

Help us achieve our goal!

The CCRRP is a nonprofit, which operates solely off donations from people like you! The coral reefs of Cozumel are facing numerous threats, including climate change, pollution, & cruise ship port construction.

By donating to CCRRP, you can help us continue our work & fund future conservation projects, contributing to the preservation of this natural gem for future generations.

 

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SERVICES

ABOUT US

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Dr. German Mendez founded the Cozumel Coral Reef Restoration Program in 2013 after assisting in the restoration of coral reefs using species other than Acropora Cervicornis and Palmata. He has also made a commitment to educational programmes that promote coral reef protection and the regeneration of reefs that have been damaged by human activities and storms.

 

The goal of this program is to create an area outside of the marine park in Cozumel where coral will be grown on top of concrete slabs with cup holders and volunteers will help to rehabilitate the most damaged regions of Cozumel coral reefs due to hurricanes, overdevelopment, and diver overload. It will also be a place where studies for coral reef research and conservation, as well as learning about reproduction, diseases, contamination, and propagation, will be supported.

10,000+

Corals Restored

ABOUT

6

Years

762

Trained Farmers

300 

Volunteers

757

Contributors

3241

Corals restored

Courses & Programs

PROJECTS
PADI Reef Divers
PADI Reef Fish Identification Course

2 Day Program - 2 tank boat dives & 2 shore dives.  

Divers cleaning and restoring coral
Coral Reef Conservation Training Course

1 Day Program 2 Open water dives

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PADI Research Diver

2 Day Program - 2 tank boat dives and 5 shore dives

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Partners & Supporters

UADY
Scuba Tony Cozumel
Sanddollar Sports
GCRA
Humans 4 Reefs
Universidad Autonoma Del Estadp De Quintana
CIMAC Conservacion Investigacion y Manejo Ambiental de Cozumel
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CONTACT

CONTACT US

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Inquiries

For any inquiries, questions or commendations, please call: +52-1-987-100-7270 or fill out the following form

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Head Office

KM 3.2 Carr. Costera Sur,

San Miguel de Cozumel, Q.R., Mexico

 

contact.ccrrp@gmail.com

Tel: +52 1 987 100 7270

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Volunteer

We are always looking for ecologically minded volunteers to help our program, be it for a day or a long term internship. To apply, please send a cover letter and C.V. to:

contact.ccrrp@gmail.com

Looking to partner with us?

Call: +52 1 987 100 7270

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