Environment

Video of the Week – 2013 OWUSS Rolex Scholar, Stefan Andrews

Video of the Week – 2013 OWUSS Rolex Scholar, Stefan Andrews

8 May, 2014 at 4:56 pm 0 comments

“An underwater adventure on a global journey to explore our critical connection with the ocean.” Stefan Andrews presents his year as the 2013 Australasian OWUSS Rolex Scholar. The Our World-Underwater Scholarship Society (OWUSS) each year awards three Rolex Scholarships to young people who are considering a career in an underwater-related […]

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Underwater trash is not a treasure

Underwater trash is not a treasure

4 May, 2014 at 6:25 pm 0 comments

Earth Day may have passed us by, but you don’t need a dedicated day to take better care of the oceans. Scuba divers certainly appreciate the need to keep the oceans clean. The vibrant marine life and beautiful coral reefs would not be the same if the oceans were scattered […]

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10 Steps To Responsible Scuba Travel

10 Steps To Responsible Scuba Travel

1 May, 2014 at 9:36 am 0 comments

Today’s article is a re-post from The Wanderlusters. We came across this article on their Twitter feed and thought it had some great ideas and an important message worth sharing. Guest post author: Charli Photos by Ben If you’re a certified scuba diver, chances are that you will have heard […]

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Take Action to Protect the Ocean

Take Action to Protect the Ocean

24 March, 2014 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

Your life wouldn’t be the same without diving, and our oceans and waterways won’t be the same if they are not protected. As divers, the ocean gives us so much to look forward to and today we ask that you take a few minutes to give back by making a […]

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Manta Rays Fly High in Indonesia

Manta Rays Fly High in Indonesia

27 February, 2014 at 3:06 pm 0 comments

On 21st February, 2014 the government of Indonesia declared the entire Archipelago as a Manta Ray Sanctuary.  This new protection for these gentle giants of the marine world is a great win for conservation and diving tourism in the extensive island nation.  There is approx 5.8 million square kilometers of ocean […]

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5 interesting facts about corals

5 interesting facts about corals

27 February, 2014 at 9:00 am 0 comments

As a scuba diver, you’ve probably seen corals countless times on your different dive trips. The question is, how much do you know about these incredible animals? Here are five facts you may not have known about corals: 1. Coral reefs are an important marine habitat Corals play an important […]

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