Environment

10 More Fascinating Facts about the Majestic Sea Turtle

10 More Fascinating Facts about the Majestic Sea Turtle

4 December, 2014 at 3:10 am Comments are Disabled

Oceans and lakes are home to many amazing animals, but few underwater creatures are as majestic or awe-inspiring as the ancient turtle. Not surprisingly, turtles are pretty popular among scuba divers, who often seek out dive sites where they’ll be likely to encounter one. So, we’ve compiled a list of […]

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Celebrate #GivingTuesday – Give Back to the Ocean you Love

Celebrate #GivingTuesday – Give Back to the Ocean you Love

2 December, 2014 at 3:16 am Comments are Disabled

PADI is giving back to the ocean in celebration of #GivingTuesday – an international day to bring people together with a common purpose: to celebrate generosity and give thanks. To mark the beginning of the holiday season PADI will match all donations to Project AWARE up to $25,000 before 31st December. […]

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The Ocean: 6 Different Perspectives

The Ocean: 6 Different Perspectives

29 November, 2014 at 12:09 pm Comments are Disabled

As a scuba diver, you see the ocean from a different perspective than many others. You see the ocean as a big blue wonderland – something to be explored, taken care of and appreciated. But even experienced scuba divers haven’t seen it all – here are six unusual views of […]

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What’s in a name? 11 Sea Creatures that Look Exactly How They Sound

What’s in a name? 11 Sea Creatures that Look Exactly How They Sound

25 November, 2014 at 3:04 am Comments are Disabled

Have you ever wondered why we call a shark a “shark” or a turtle a “turtle?” While some animals seem to have a random name, the following 11 sea creatures were obviously named after their appearance. Read on to learn fun facts about these fascinating sea creatures: Jellyfish These soft-bodied […]

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Historic Advances in International Shark and Ray Conservation

Historic Advances in International Shark and Ray Conservation

20 November, 2014 at 3:01 am Comments are Disabled

FINtastic News from Project AWARE: The Voice of the Dive Community has been Heard – 21 Shark and Ray Species Listed Under Convention on Migratory Species! On Sunday 9 November,The Parties to the Convention on Migratory Species, at their 11th meeting of the Conference of the Parties in Quito, Ecuador (CMSCoP11), […]

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Win the career opportunity of a lifetime by donating to Project AWARE today!

Win the career opportunity of a lifetime by donating to Project AWARE today!

19 November, 2014 at 1:33 am Comments are Disabled

Scuba diving is your passion, but with the right training, it could also be your dream job. GVI’s Dive Academy is offering a 30-week program in Mexico, where you will receive world-class, professional-level training to become a highly skilled and specialized instructor, as well as extensive marine-conservation training. And the […]

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