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Success for Sharks and Rays at CITES CoP17

Success for Sharks and Rays at CITES CoP17

6 October, 2016 at 4:31 pm Comments are Disabled

Success! Silky sharks, Thresher sharks and Devil rays added to CITES Appendix II Johannesburg, October 4, 2016 – Conservationists are delighted that CITES* Parties have officially listed devil rays, thresher sharks, and the silky shark under CITES Appendix II. The listing proposals were supported by more than the two-thirds majority […]

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Exclusive 2-4-1 ticket offer for PADI divers at DIVE 2016!

Exclusive 2-4-1 ticket offer for PADI divers at DIVE 2016!

8 September, 2016 at 8:47 am Comments are Disabled

Once again, PADI will be exhibiting at DIVE, taking place at the NEC, Birmingham (UK) on the 22 and 23 October. We invite you, your diving and your non-diving friends to visit us at the PADI Village where PADI staff will be on hand to have a friendly chat and […]

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Porque a tua próxima aventura de mergulho deveria ser em Portugal?

Porque a tua próxima aventura de mergulho deveria ser em Portugal?

1 September, 2016 at 7:08 am Comments are Disabled

Abençoado com costas encantadoras, ilhas remotas e oito reservas e parques marinhos dedicados, Portugal é o lugar ideal para continuar a tua experiência e educação. As águas vibrantes do Oceano Atlântico albergam uma vida marinha magnífica. A deslumbrante topografia volcânica subaquática também faz com que mergulhar nestas águas seja uma […]

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Road Trip Diving: Five Scuba Destinations in the US

Road Trip Diving: Five Scuba Destinations in the US

31 August, 2016 at 1:41 pm Comments are Disabled

It’s not too late! If you are ready for a road trip around the United States, fill up your gas tank and your air tank then get ready to drive and dive. This time of year can be such a sweet spot: Most bodies of water are at their warmest, and summer’s […]

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Visit PADI Dive Centres & Resorts Exhibiting at AIDE 2016

Visit PADI Dive Centres & Resorts Exhibiting at AIDE 2016

29 August, 2016 at 11:51 pm Comments are Disabled

PADI is proud to announce they will be supporting the upcoming Australia International Dive Expo (AIDE), running over the weekend of 10-11 September 2016 in Sydney, Australia. Run by the same organisers as the highly popular Malaysia International Dive Expo (MIDE), AIDE showcases all things diving-related to its Australian audience. […]

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Fight for the Great Australian Bight

Fight for the Great Australian Bight

28 August, 2016 at 8:42 pm Comments are Disabled

Words and Photos by Dr. Erika Sullivan, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine & PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor Dr. Erika Sullivan was born in Canada and has been passionate for ocean conservation since she was young. Advocating for animals in particular since graduating as a veterinarian in 2005, Erika currently works full-time […]

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