Megan


PADI MSDT and diver for 10+ years, eMarketing executive for PADI Americas.

Recent blog posts written by Megan

Scuba Diving Lessons for Kids

Scuba Diving Lessons for Kids

16 September, 2014 at 10:47 am 0 comments

With their natural curiosity and affinity to learn new skills, children can make some of the best scuba divers. Here’s a quick overview of the programs available to young people and what age kids can learn to scuba dive. A good way to determine if your child is ready for […]

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5 Common Mistakes New Scuba Divers Make

5 Common Mistakes New Scuba Divers Make

10 September, 2014 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

As a new diver there are plenty of unknowns. Everything is new and exciting, which can lead some divers to make some rookie mistakes. Set yourself on the path to a fun and relaxing scuba career by avoiding these common missteps. 5. Rushing Don’t push yourself to keep up with […]

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Project AWARE Debris Month of Action

Project AWARE Debris Month of Action

9 September, 2014 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

As a scuba diver, you see the  unfortunate affect of marine debris firsthand. Whether it’s plastic bottles, forgotten nets or small pieces of trash animals mistake for food, you witness how debris harms our beloved underwater world. Unfortunately, the problem is only going to get worse if nothing is done. This […]

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Your Favorite Scuba Destination – Contest Winners

Your Favorite Scuba Destination – Contest Winners

22 August, 2014 at 1:02 pm 0 comments

The votes are in and we have a winner in the 2014 What’s Your Favorite Scuba Holiday Destination contest. Thanks to everyone who submitted a destination and to those who voted for your favorite! All winners were selected based on popular vote. GRAND PRIZE WINNER – JOHN TOPHAM Diver John […]

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ScubaEarth Reaches 100,000 Users

ScubaEarth Reaches 100,000 Users

1 August, 2014 at 6:00 am 0 comments

ScubaEarth® is now an active community of more than 100,000 users. Each day, hundreds of divers sign on to log dives, update their gear locker, research underwater critters and manage their PADI certifications. Below are some stats about the ScubaEarth community. If you’re not a member yet, it’s free to […]

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Scuba Diving Career: FBI Dive Team

Scuba Diving Career: FBI Dive Team

16 July, 2014 at 11:00 am 0 comments

The FBI’s Underwater Search and Evidence Response Team (USERT) is a highly-trained group of Special Agents who investigate underwater crime scenes at a moment’s notice. The team is made up of specially-trained FBI Special Agents with minimum two years of FBI experience and an open water diver certification. Once selected, the […]

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