DON PETERSON TECHNICIAN, DIVER, DIVE SUPERVISOR

Don started diving in the early 1970s and has been teaching diving professionally since 1982. Don has trained over 3,000 recreational, commercial and public safety divers. He also operates Dive Tech, a dive equipment repair service, and Octopus Gardens, a dive store in Port Townsend, Washington serving the recreational and commercial diving community. He has extensive experience working and diving in industrial waterways and on contaminated sites. He conducts habitat surveys, sediment sampling, instrument deployment, video documentation and vessel operation for RSS.