Post Tagged with: "Project AWARE"

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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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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PADI Diving Society Question of the Month – April

PADI Diving Society Question of the Month – April

1 April, 2012 at 6:00 am 1 comment

PADI Diving Society and Sport Diver magazine are celebrating 15 years of PADI Diving Society with the April Question of the Month below! April - Question of the Month: What are your plans for Earth Day (22 April)? Share your answer and you’ll be entered to win a free PADI Tote Bag with […]

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Project AWARE’s Big Shark Shout Out Week

Project AWARE’s Big Shark Shout Out Week

17 October, 2011 at 3:27 pm 0 comments

We’re Emptying the Ocean of Sharks. And Scuba Divers are Taking Action…

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Wanted: 100k Shark Advocates

Wanted: 100k Shark Advocates

9 March, 2011 at 6:05 pm 0 comments

 Many of the world’s shark species are disappearing — and fast. In one recent meeting with Project AWARE, a European Union government official said, “Unfortunately, sharks have an image problem. That means they have few sympathizers outside the conservation community.” And largely, we agree.  But divers are unique. We’re shark […]

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We Want to Wake People Up!

We Want to Wake People Up!

9 March, 2011 at 4:16 pm 1 comment

This is it.   Wake up.   Take action.  We all know the ocean (and lakes, rivers, quarries) need our support.  But exactly what type of support?  How can one person affect change and actually see it happen?  That’s why PADI and Project AWARE Foundation have teamed up to give the ocean a voice […]

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