Kidz at Sea’s SXM Coastal CleanUp Project Issues Dive Certificates to Residents through R4CR- Quick Win Funding. | SMN NEWS

kidzatsea02092021PHILIPSBURG:— Six young St. Maarten adults recently completed their PADI Open Water Diver certification as part of the SXM Coastal CleanUp Project. Kidz at Sea launched the project in July through funding received from Resources for Community Resilience-R4CR. The successful participants who applied to join the program will take part in several dive courses and use the skills learned to map and remove Hurricane Irma debris from the coastline of St. Maarten.

The participants completed their Open Water Dive training through Dive Adventures and Aqua Mania Watersports. During the course, they were introduced to the basic safety and self-rescue skills ...

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