Deep Blue Scuba Pte Ltd is the latest PADI dive centre to be awarded with Project AWARE Go ECO Operator status in 2008.
Project AWARE Foundation, a non-profit environmental organisation working with divers to conserve underwater environments, launched the Go ECO campaign into the Asia Pacific region in 2005.The main objective of Go ECO is for dive centres to minimise their impact on the aquatic ecosystem whilst contributing to environmental, economic and cultural conservation.Dive centres are required to meet best practice environmental guidelines and commit to the Project AWARE Go ECO philosophy.
Deep Blue Scuba Pte Ltd is delighted to be awarded with the Project AWARE Go ECO Operator status for 2008.As a Go ECO Operator we are committed to providing dive experiences that enhance visitor awareness, appreciation and understanding of the local aquatic environment,” said Ricky Koh
Joanne Marston, Manager, of Project AWARE Asia Pacific added, “We are pleased to recognise Deep Blue Scuba Pte Ltd as a Go ECO Operator.We look forward to working with them to implement environmental best practices and educate tourists about how they can travel responsibly.”
Go ECO Operators also demonstrate a commitment to conservation and pledge to follow the Go ECO Operator guidelines.
About Project AWARE:
Project AWARE Foundation is a nonprofit environmental organisation dedicated to conserving underwater environments through education, advocacy and action. Project AWARE Foundation offices located in Australia, United States, Japan, the United Kingdom and Switzerland combine efforts to conserve aquatic resources in 175 countries of the world.