Megan


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

Recent blog posts written by Megan

Cold-Water Scuba Destination Favorites

Cold-Water Scuba Destination Favorites

13 October, 2013 at 10:46 am 0 comments

While tropical waters and coral reefs have their rightful place among must-visit dive spots, cold water destinations offer an amazing opportunity for divers, too. In fact, some of the world’s coolest climates have some of the most spectacular diving. Here’s what you need to know about planning your next dive […]

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Take Action to Eliminate Marine Debris

Take Action to Eliminate Marine Debris

10 October, 2013 at 6:40 am 0 comments

More than six million tons of marine litter enters our oceans each year, where it is ingested by nearly 36 percent of the world’s seabird species and many species of fish. In addition to the thousands of marine animals and sea birds killed by waste, it also chokes coral reefs, […]

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ScubaEarth Diver Spotlight – Greg Dietz

ScubaEarth Diver Spotlight – Greg Dietz

9 October, 2013 at 9:03 am 0 comments

He didn’t know it at the time, but PADI Diver Greg Dietz was one of the founding members of ScubaEarth. An early adopter of online dive logging, Greg signed on to a website called My PADI Profile back in the early 2000′s and logged more than 100 dives. This site […]

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What’s Your Scuba Diver Nickname?

What’s Your Scuba Diver Nickname?

3 October, 2013 at 4:34 pm 0 comments

Some divers are fortunate (or unfortunate) to earn a scuba nickname. For example, at one of our PADI Diving Society events, I was dubbed Little Lungs by a guy we called Wrong Boat Bob. A few minutes of Googling turned up name generators for pirates, hobbits, and even third-string hockey […]

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Share Your Love of Scuba Diving

Share Your Love of Scuba Diving

2 October, 2013 at 2:37 pm 0 comments

Do you know someone who is curious about the underwater world, loves to explore and would make a great dive buddy? Here are four things you can do to help motivate the non-divers in your life to get PADI Open Water certified—and help you gain a dive buddy in the […]

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5 Scuba Diving Bad Habits and How to Avoid Them

5 Scuba Diving Bad Habits and How to Avoid Them

30 September, 2013 at 10:00 am 0 comments

Last September I went on a liveaboard dive trip and saw my first hammerhead shark, followed by a barracuda tornado. I also saw some classic examples of scuba diving bad habits – from experienced divers no less! Liveaboards typically attract hardcore divers, and the boat I chose was no exception. […]

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