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 […]Read more ›
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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 […]Read more ›
The ocean is a miraculous place full of beauty and wonder. From the vibrant marine life to the incredible landscapes that can be found beneath the waters, it isn’t hard to understand why so many people take to scuba diving. After all, isn’t the ocean’s beauty one of the reasons […]Read more ›
As scuba divers, you know how frustrating it can be to witness the damage and harm being done to our beloved waters. Now it’s time to take a stand and protect the oceans that you love so much. Project AWARE’s My Ocean can help you make a difference online and […]Read more ›
When you become immersed in an outdoor lifestyle sport like diving, most likely, you have an affinity or a deep love, even, for the underwater world. You’ll probably want to know how to be a ‘good’ diver and then eventually, how to use your skills to help protect the dive […]Read more ›
The Ocean Action Project focuses on two major ocean issues—shark and ray protection and marine debris. Every project that is set in motion has a goal to make a change and is designed to get results. In 2012, there were five different Ocean Action Projects started with help from Project […]Read more ›