Category: Conservation

Goliath Groupers
Conservation News

Help Protect Florida’s Goliath Groupers

In late April, the Florida Wildlife Commission is meeting to discuss opening a fishing season on the state’s goliath groupers. Make your voice heard for their protection.

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IYOR 2018
Conservation

Green Fins IYOR 2018: Redefine the Dive

Have you been following the Green Fins International Year of the Reef 2018 campaign? It’s got one main objective: making sustainable diving the social norm.

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sea turtle populations
Conservation

Threats Facing Sea Turtle Populations

Seeing turtles is common on many dives, but many divers don’t know of the threats facing sea turtle populations around the world.  

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Samoa Creates Shark Sanctuary
Conservation News

Samoa Creates Shark Sanctuary in its Waters

In early March, the small South Pacific Nation designated its waters a shark sanctuary, protecting over 30 species of sharks and rays.

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New stuff
Scuba Dive in the United States

Top Places to Scuba Dive in the United States

We may think we’ve got to travel great distances for great dives, but there are plenty of exceptional sites in our own backyard. Here are some of the top places to dive in the United States.
by Christine Brinkley
Scuba Gear

Five Top Hacks to Make Scuba Gear More Affordable

With gear and travel, diving can be quite an expensive hobby. Here are five top hacks to make scuba diving more affordable for you.
by Guest Author Matt Testoni
Common Dolphin Species

Five Common Dolphin Species

Dolphins are among everyone’s favorite marine animals, living in all the world’s oceans. Here are five of the most common dolphin species
by Hélène Reynaud
Technical Diving

The ABCDs of Technical Diving

The foundational ABCDs of technical diving — Awareness, Buoyancy control, Communications and Discipline — are vitally important on every dive.
by Yvonne Press