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Hayley-Jo Carr

Hayley-Jo Carr

Hayley-Jo Carr is currently PADI Course Director and social media manager at Stuart Cove’s Dive Bahamas. After graduating with a bachelor's degree in sport & recreation studies, Hayley has been traveling, diving and working around the world for over a decade. Her main interests are marine conservation, pro-level training and anything to do with sharks! In her free time she has fun being an underwater model and creative director for Made in Water. Join her at Stuart Cove’s Dive Bahamas and Go Pro with Hayley Jo!

Stories by Hayley-Jo
diver propulsion vehicle
Training In the Water

Diver Propulsion Vehicle Training

Using a diver propulsion vehicle underwater means you can cover far more territory on each dive. How do you use one safely?

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Reef Check
Conservation In the Water

Reef Check EcoDiver Program      

The world’s reefs are changing fast. Divers can help ensure that reefs are around for future generations with courses like the Reef Check EcoDiver program.

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Ultraviolet Night Diving
Stories In the Water

What’s So Cool About Ultraviolet Night Diving?

Even if you think you know a reef, exploring it with ultraviolet night diving will illuminate the scene in a whole new light.

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Marine Species Dive Locations In the Water

Scuba Diving with Oceanic Whitetips

Scuba diving with oceanic whitetips should be on every diver’s bucket list. What’s the best place to see them?

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New stuff

More Than 2,000 Sharks Die in San Francisco Bay

Scientists are trying to explain a massive die-off of leopard sharks, Pacific angel sharks, and brown smooth-hound sharks in the San Francisco Bay.
by Thomas Gronfeldt
Spanish Dancer

Marine Species: Spanish Dancer

On a night dive in the tropical Pacific, you see what appears to be an animated vermillion dinner napkin convulsing wildly. Congratulations, you’ve spotted a Spanish dancer.
by Guest Author Christina Koukkos
Scuba Diving

Top Five Things Movies Get Wrong About Scuba Diving

Hollywood has long been fascinated with scuba diving, but rarely nails the portrayal of our sport. Here are the top five things movies get wrong about scuba diving.
by Thomas Gronfeldt
Trimix Diving

Introduction to Trimix Diving

In the third installment of our series on technical diving, we’re moving away from beginner-level courses and into the world of trimix diving.       
by Guest Author Yvonne Press