Category: In the Water

nautilus
In the Water Marine Species

Marine Species: Nautilus

The nautilus is a living fossil, unchanged for hundreds of millions of years. Although divers see them infrequently, they are most common in the tropical western Pacific.

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Florida Keys restoration blueprint
In the Water

Diver Input Welcomed on Florida Keys Restoration Blueprint

The Florida Keys have long been a diver favorite. Now, the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary seeks diver input on proposed changes to the sanctuary.

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self-reliant diver
In the Water Training

The Importance of Being a Self-Reliant Diver

Becoming a self-reliant diver is an important skill, regardless of whether you plan to dive unguided any time in the future.

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Oriskany
Dive Locations In the Water Travel Wrecks

The Great Carrier Reef: The USS Oriskany

Diving on a wreck is always a humbling and exciting experience, but diving on the largest military wreck of all time, the USS Oriskany, offers a truly astounding insight into history.

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New stuff
nautilus

Marine Species: Nautilus

The nautilus is a living fossil, unchanged for hundreds of millions of years. Although divers see them infrequently, they are most common in the tropical western Pacific.
by Chris Vyvyan-Robinson

Nine Things You Need to Know about Sunscreen and Coral Reefs

There’s a lot of news lately about sunscreen and coral reefs. But which chemicals are problematic, and how do you know which products are safe for reefs?
by Guest Author
December dive destinations

Five Great December Dive Destinations

Don’t let winter stop you from getting in the water. Here are five great December dive destinations that shine this time of year.
by LiveAboard.com
U-701

Preserving America’s Underwater Battlefield: U-701

This year, Scuba Diver Life and NOAA are partnering to profile 12 different ships in the Graveyard of the Atlantic. This month we visit U-701.
by Rebecca Strauss