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Visualize underwater trash with Project AWARE’s Dive Against Debris Map

Visualize underwater trash with Project AWARE’s Dive Against Debris Map

10 June, 2014 at 7:25 am 0 comments

Divers are already aware that our oceans are filled with debris but, hidden away below the surface, the consequences are often invisible to the general public. In order to stop this pollution, more people need to become aware of just how much waste is in our waters. That’s why Project […]

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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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Take Action to Eliminate Marine Debris

Take Action to Eliminate Marine Debris

10 October, 2013 at 6:40 am 0 comments

More than six million tons of marine litter enters our oceans each year, where it is ingested by nearly 36 percent of the world’s seabird species and many species of fish. In addition to the thousands of marine animals and sea birds killed by waste, it also chokes coral reefs, […]

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Make a Difference – Dive Against Debris

Make a Difference – Dive Against Debris

22 September, 2013 at 5:21 pm 0 comments

Problems sometimes occur on such a massive scale that it seems as though one person’s actions couldn’t possibly make a difference. Too many people think “The ocean is so vast, one more piece of trash wont matter?” As divers, we’ve seen the results of this attitude and know it is […]

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