St. Maarten News – The Nature Foundation will once again offer its popular nature education snorkel club program from Wednesday July 11 to Saturday August 6. The Nature Foundation established the program with the aim of educating local youth in both marine and terrestrial nature conservation. Children will be given a total of ten lessons with each lesson consisting of both theory and practical elements.
Lessons will include snorkeling skills, marine naturalist courses, and introduction to scuba diving, hiking tours, information on trees and terrestrial nature conservation and a special closing activity. Children who attend the program receive a copy of the How to Snorkel Manual, a Nature Foundation tee-shirt, fish identification cards and wetsuits for sun protection, all of which they can keep.
Source: Today SXM Snorkel Club begins July 11