Promoting safe and sustainable diving in Komodo
The Dive Operators Community of Komodo (DOCK) is dedicated to the Komodo National Park and its Marine Environment. Our Ethic is one of Safety, professionalism, and environmental and social sustainability.
Our members have agreed to stricter guidelines to ensure that our operations are compliant with international best practice, and above and beyond the required standards in this vibrant and rapidly developing destination.
How DOCK Helps
Enhanced Safety Standards for a challenging marine environment. Strict environmental standards for operations in a fragile and threatened marine environment.
Focuses on monitoring and protecting the marine environment on which the future of the local community and our business’s depend. Social outreach to the communities in and around the Komodo National Park. Frequent and ongoing awareness raising programs and activism for waste management.
Engage with local stakeholders and government to promote change and assist in positive developmental programs for the entire community.
Directly contribute to and support local initiatives that help address the issues faced by the marine environment.
Recent DOCK Projects
We support Trash Hero – a volunteer movement that does weekly cleanups and reduces trash through education and greener solutions.
Preserving the Marine Environment
We strive to help protect biodiversity in the marine environment. By developing better standards for divers, active biodiversity monitoring, and campaigning for protection and change!
DOCK has initiated several mooring projects over the years to help protect reefs.