Environment

Go Eco Phuket a huge success

Go Eco Phuket a huge success

2 October, 2012 at 11:03 pm 0 comments

Sunday saw the world’s largest Dive Against Debris underwater cleanup take place in Phuket, Thailand, in support of Project AWARE’s Dive Against Debris month of action. Go Eco Phuket saw over 500 divers and 200 volunteers unite to help make a positive difference to the underwater environment. Supported by the Thai Government, PADI Dive Shops, PADI Professionals, […]

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Google Maps Goes Underwater

Google Maps Goes Underwater

25 September, 2012 at 9:58 pm 1 comment

Google is bringing the beauty of the underwater world to its ‘Street View’ in Google Maps. Using the latest technology and working with the Catlin Seaview Survey, Google was able to map and survey the health of coral reefs in selected regions. The images were taken using a specifically designed underwater camera called […]

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Ocean Action Project Finalists

Ocean Action Project Finalists

20 August, 2012 at 9:49 pm 0 comments

Our eco partner, the Project AWARE Foundation, has named the 12 finalists for the Ocean Action Project. The 12 finalists represent some truly amazing ocean action projects from all over the world. Importantly, we want to help these ocean heroes with their projects. But you hold the power to put their project in motion. Does their […]

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“I Heart Sharks” Photo Contest

“I Heart Sharks” Photo Contest

29 March, 2012 at 7:23 pm 0 comments

Do you heart sharks? So do we! Show your love for the chance to win a free airline ticket to dive the Great Barrier Reef.
Have a great shark sighting photo you want to share? Submit it

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Diver Named as CNN Hero

Diver Named as CNN Hero

5 March, 2012 at 6:02 am 0 comments

Congratulations to Ken Nedimyer. He’s making a difference in saving the underwater world we all love. Want to get involved? Check out the Coral Restoration Foundation website at www.coralrestoration.org and see how to help. Key Largo, Florida (CNN) — It was more than 40 years ago, but Ken Nedimyer still remembers […]

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Conservation Contest Winner Announced!

Conservation Contest Winner Announced!

10 January, 2012 at 3:31 pm 1 comment

Congratulations to PADI Divemaster Seth Greenspan, worldwide winner of the 2011 PADI Sea the Change Conservation Contest for his submission Documenting Global Coral Reef Restoration. The video details a decline in healthy coral reefs and a creative restoration process. He won $5000 US for his efforts and netted a $5000 […]

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