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Identifying is fun!

Learning more about the underwater environment makes you feel more responsible and is a lot of fun!

Hide and seek

When you know more about the aquatic life, you will know where to find it!

Macro life

Being able to find and recognise macro life shows you're a pro!

Do the PADI Underwater Naturalist Specialty to:

  • Become aware of new species and behaviours
  • Enjoy and appreciate the underwater life and its functions even more
  • Become a responsible diver who knows how to preserve the underwater world

PADI Underwaternaturalist Specialty Features

In two dives and one theory session you will learn about:

The local diving environment

  • Identifying local fish, animals, and plants
  • Aquatic life taxonomy
  • Aquatic life relationships and food chains


How to take care of the underwater world

  • Human effects on the local diving environment
  • Responsible interactions with aquatic life



PADI Underwater Naturalist Specialty Prerequisites

Minimum age

  • 10 years old

Diving Certification and Experience

Underwater Naturalist Equipment

  • Standard set of diving equipment
  • Dive computer
  • Compass
  • Local fish identification slate
  • Wrist slate with carbon pencil 
PADI Underwater Naturalist Specialty

Key Information
Prerequisites: PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver (or equivalent)
Minimum age: 10 years old
Duration: 2 dives and 1 theory session
Study materials: PADI Manual - Underwater Naturalist

PADI Underwater Life on Crete Video