Author

Trevor Sanford

Writer

Trevor came to diving late after getting a job at a scuba-training agency. He is a Master Scuba Diver and trimix diver with a particular interest in sidemount diving. Having dived in European fresh water, the Mediterranean, Egypt and the Red Sea, he particularly loves Dahab. Next up on his to do list are rebreathers and exploring more mountain lakes and caves.

Stories by Trevor
marine conservation organizations
Conservation

Top Marine Conservation Organizations

The environmental strain on the oceans is massive and well documented, but many organizations worldwide are working hard to protect our seas.

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E/V Nautilus
Marine Species News

E/V Nautilus Discovers Deep-Sea Purple Orb

Last week, the deep-sea exploration team aboard the E/V Nautilus brought the world’s cutest squid to our attention. What have they found now?

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Swedish divers find stinky cheese
News Wrecks

Swedish Divers Find Stinky Cheese

What do you normally expect to find on a shipwreck? Pirate treasure or artifacts perhaps, but cheese? Some Swedish scuba divers found just that.

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best lake dives
Dive Locations

The World’s Best Lake Dives

Although scuba diving is most frequently associated with the ocean, there are many amazing landlocked sites as well. Here are 10 of the world’s best lake dives.

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New stuff
Vobster Quay

Virgin Start-Up Backed Company Creating Artificial Reef at Vobster Quay

A Virgin Start-Up-backed company, ARC Marine, is creating an artificial reef at premier U.K. dive site Vobster Quay in 2017.
by Kathryn Curzon
Reef Check

Conservation Spotlight: Reef Check

In this series of articles, we’ll profile conservation organizations focused on ocean protection. Today we’re profiling Reef Check.
by Hélène Reynaud
using a compass underwater

Using a Compass Underwater

Many divers stop learning about underwater navigation after their first open-water course. But using a compass underwater properly is a vital skill.
by Marcus Knight
Snorkel When Scuba Diving

Should You Wear a Snorkel When Scuba Diving?

We’re not going to solve the age-old argument of whether you should wear a snorkel when scuba diving, but will offer a list of pros and cons to help you decide.
by Hélène Reynaud