Catalina Explorer Expeditions to the Southern Channel Islands
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About Us Catalina Explorer offers educational, science, & wildlife expeditions to the Southern Channel islands off the coast of Southern California. More... Our boat is located at 22nd Street Landing 141 W 22nd Street, San Pedro CA 90731 Contact email: info@catalinaexplorer.com phone/text: 949 500 4755
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Our Mission “At Catalina Explorer we are dedicated to connecting people to the wildlife along the coast and islands of southern California through education, tours, and support of ongoing non-invasive research.” Our Captain Captain Carl has experience as a marine biologist, and as college faculty teaching marine biology and marine field ecology.  He has worked on whale watching, scientific research, and dive vessels in the Sea of Cortez, Islas San Benitos and Isla Guadalupe (off of Baja), San Diego, Dana Point, Avalon, both the Southern & Northern Channel Islands, Los Angeles, and Long Beach. more... Our Crew The crew members at Catalina Explorer are some of the best professionals in the business. We have divemasters, marine biologists, educators, marine mammal experts, and a chef that makes some of the best food anywhere. more...  Our Boat - the Magician The Magician is a 65’ U.S. Coast Guard inspected vessel designed for exploring the Channel Islands. She has onboard air compressors and Nitrox system for Scuba diving, ample seating and viewing areas, a full galley for hot meals, 2 hot showers to warm you up after being in the ocean, and 22 bunks for multi-day trips. more...
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Catalina Explorer Expeditions to the Southern Channel Islands
Catalina Explorer 141 W 22nd Street, San Pedro CA 90731 email: info@catalinaexplorer.com / phone/text: 949 500 4755
About Our Mission “At Catalina Explorer we are dedicated to connecting people to the wildlife along the coast and islands of southern California through education, tours, and support of ongoing non-invasive research.” Our Captain Captain Carl has experience as a marine biologist, and as college faculty teaching marine biology and marine field ecology.  He has worked on whale watching, scientific research, and dive vessels in the Sea of Cortez, Islas San Benitos and Isla Guadalupe (off of Baja), San Diego, Dana Point, Avalon, both the Southern & Northern Channel Islands, Los Angeles, and Long Beach. more... Our Boat - the Magician The Magician is a 65’ U.S. Coast Guard inspected vessel designed for exploring the Channel Islands. She has onboard air compressors and Nitrox system for Scuba diving, ample seating and viewing areas, a full galley for hot meals, 2 hot showers to warm you up after being in the ocean, and 22 bunks for multi-day trips. more... Our Crew The crew members at Catalina Explorer are some of the best professionals in the business. We have divemasters, marine biologists, educators, marine mammal experts, and a chef that makes some of the best food anywhere. more...