Category: New to Scuba

Clearing Your Mask
New to Scuba Resources Training

Training Fundamentals: Clearing Your Mask

Clearing your mask is a fundamental dive skill. How can you make the process simpler and more efficient?

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Dive Fins
In the Water New to Scuba

Finding the Right Dive Fins for You

With so many styles and variations, buying the right dive fins can be a challenge. Here’s our guide to choosing wisely.

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New Diver
New to Scuba Training

Five Things Every New Diver Should Know

We’ve all been there — wide-eyed and excited at the prospect of splashing in for the first time. Here are five things every new diver should know.

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Safe Ascent Procedures
In the Water New to Scuba Training

Training Fundamentals: Safe Ascent Procedures

When it’s time end your dive, you want to follow safe ascent procedures to travel from depth to positive buoyancy at the surface

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New stuff
wreck diving in Europe

Best Wreck Diving in Europe

In the last of our six-part series on the world’s most dive-able wrecks, we’re highlighting the best wreck diving in Europe.
by Juanita Pienaar
ornate ghost pipefish

Marine Species: Ghost Pipefish

Within the pipefish family, ghost pipefish are something special, and always a treat to see on a dive. Here we’ll look at four well-known species.
by Hélène Reynaud
Ashkhabad

Preserving America’s Underwater Battlefield: the Ashkhabad

This year, Scuba Diver Life and NOAA are partnering to profile 12 different ships in the Graveyard of the Atlantic. This month we’ll visit the Ashkhabad.
by Rebecca Strauss
Reef Rescue Network

The Reef Rescue Network

The Perry Institute for Marine Science is a nonprofit organization committed to protecting the oceans. To that end, they’ve created the Reef Rescue Network.
by Hayley-Jo Carr