Megan


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

Recent blog posts written by Megan

Cold-water Diving Hotspots part II

Cold-water Diving Hotspots part II

13 January, 2014 at 10:09 am 0 comments

When you close your eyes to daydream about scuba diving, do visions of tropical reefs, colorful fish and teal water come to mind? While there are many amazing dive locations that embody this vision perfectly, divers shouldn’t dismiss the potential of cold water dive destinations. Your first cold water dive […]

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An Interview with Plastic Diver

An Interview with Plastic Diver

2 January, 2014 at 11:11 am 0 comments

For the last few months we’ve been following the adventures of Plastic Diver on Instagram. We were impressed by his buoyancy skills and ability to get close to critters. Below is a transcription of our interview: Where was your first dive and what did you think of it? The first […]

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Share Your Scuba Diving Adventures to Win Prizes from PADI

Share Your Scuba Diving Adventures to Win Prizes from PADI

19 December, 2013 at 10:33 am 0 comments

As a scuba diver you’re one of the interesting people you know – really! I once had a boss who dated a Hollywood Agent. She went to A-List events like the Grammy Awards, and backstage she was a celeb amongst celebs for being a scuba instructor! You’ve seen parts of […]

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What You Eat Affects Our Oceans

What You Eat Affects Our Oceans

18 December, 2013 at 1:00 pm 0 comments

The choices you make on land have a ripple effect on our ocean, lakes and waterways. But the good news is: positive change can be as simple as looking at what’s on your lunch or dinner plate. Over-harvesting of seafood is a significant problem that increases every year. In many […]

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Squid Facts for Scuba Divers

Squid Facts for Scuba Divers

17 December, 2013 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

Sharks and turtles get a lot of love from divers, (and for good reason), but today we’re going to give some attention to our friend the squid. 2013 was a good year for squid enthusiasts – most notably the first video of a giant squid. There are more than 300 species […]

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Interesting Facts About Ribbon Eels

Interesting Facts About Ribbon Eels

16 December, 2013 at 4:00 pm 0 comments

Ribbon eels are one of the amazing underwater animals only divers get to see. When the photo above turned up on PADI’s Facebook page from diver Swee Cheng, we decided to find out more about this fascinating creature. Commonly known as the ribbon eel, or blue ribbon eel, these colorful animals […]

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