Rebecca has been a diver since 1998, but only in recent years has her passion for the sport — and the ocean — exploded. She's a writer and editor who brings more than 10 years of experience in publishing to Scuba Diver Life. By day she helps shape engaging, relevant content for a worldwide dive audience; by night she dreams of her next dive trip.
In early March, the small South Pacific Nation designated its waters a shark sanctuary, protecting over 30 species of sharks and rays.
In the first deal of its kind, the Seychelles Islands is creating two new marine parks, totaling 81,000 square miles, in exchange for debt forgiveness equaling $21 million dollars.
Although warming water temperatures get much of the negative press when it comes to our oceans, ocean acidification is wreaking havoc as well.