Cathy Evans


Recent blog posts written by Cathy Evans

Documenting Arctic Giants in the Fjords of Northern Norway – Part One

Documenting Arctic Giants in the Fjords of Northern Norway – Part One

25 May, 2017 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

PADI AmbassaDiver™, Birgitta Mueck, dives deep into the fjords of Northern Norway, chasing the large pods of orca and humpback whales that migrate there over winter… Carefully, I slipped into the 3°C Arctic water. It was the second week of January, and the sun hadn’t risen above the horizon for more […]

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What Other Aspects of Sustainability are Affected by the Health of our Oceans?

What Other Aspects of Sustainability are Affected by the Health of our Oceans?

23 May, 2017 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

The health of our oceans is a massive concern, not just to divers, but to the world as a whole. In 2015, 193 world leaders agreed to 17 Global Goals for Sustainable Development. If completed this would mean an end to extreme poverty, inequality and climate change by 2030. In […]

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My Top Five Dives to Date

My Top Five Dives to Date

19 May, 2017 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

‘My top five dives to date’ is written by Guest Blogger Lowri James Like most divers, Oli and I are just happy being in the water. We feel privileged to share the underwater world with the incredible marine life which exists below the surface, and to us every dive is an […]

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Salty hair and sandy skin – How I protect my hair and skin from the sea

Salty hair and sandy skin – How I protect my hair and skin from the sea

15 May, 2017 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

Written by guest blogger Alexandra Dimitriou It’s the question on the lips of a lot of new divers, ‘how can I protect my hair and skin from the sea?’. Warm sun feels glorious on our skin. Floating in the ocean soothes our busy minds. Scuba diving invigorates our every cell and […]

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Dream Diving in the UK with AmbassaDiver Gemma Smith: Part 2

Dream Diving in the UK with AmbassaDiver Gemma Smith: Part 2

12 May, 2017 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

AmbassaDiver, Gemma Smith‘s, previous post focused on the history of the UK’s waters. Here she continues her exploration, looking at the array of UK marine life on offer… If it’s big fish and marine life encounters that you crave, the UK can also provide plenty of that. Lying off the coast […]

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Dream Diving in the UK with AmbassaDiver Gemma Smith: Part 1

Dream Diving in the UK with AmbassaDiver Gemma Smith: Part 1

11 May, 2017 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

This post about diving in the UK was written by AmbassaDiver Gemma Smith Ask most divers where their dream location to dive is, and you probably won’t be surprised by the answers; The Maldives, The Great Barrier Reef, The Red Sea, Thailand, Mexico… Too many wonderful places to go, and […]

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