Post Tagged with: "conservation"

Documenting Microplastics from the Netherlands to New York

Documenting Microplastics from the Netherlands to New York

4 November, 2017 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

Written by PADI AmbassaDiver, Michel Labrecque It all started when I came back from a recent expedition I led to Clipperton Atoll. The remote and uninhabited island is being suffocated by marine debris, mostly plastics and microplastics. The sight was deeply saddening. I decided to speak out about the problem […]

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A New Dive Site for India; The Parking lot

A New Dive Site for India; The Parking lot

29 October, 2017 at 10:34 pm Comments are Disabled

The team at Temple Adventures, like many divers, feel an obligation to give back to the ocean for all we have received from it. They believe that all our underwater friends need is the right environment to thrive and so came about a project that served to provide shelter where […]

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Exploring the Underwater World of the Black Forest with Freediving

Exploring the Underwater World of the Black Forest with Freediving

28 October, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Every body of water has its own secrets. To discover them together, to share with the world and thus to contribute to their preservation – that is the vision that drives us. Unterwasserwelten is an annual camp based in the black forest region in Germany. Organized by PADI Freediver Instructor […]

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Addressing the Wave of Waste

Addressing the Wave of Waste

26 October, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

As divers we are all exposed to, and aware of, marine debris and the problem it is causing our delicate oceans. But, how can this knowledge be passed on and represented to people who may not have much day-to-day interaction with the ocean? Eco designer, Linda Thomas has a novel […]

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#PADI4Conservation: The Winners are In!

#PADI4Conservation: The Winners are In!

25 October, 2017 at 4:37 pm Comments are Disabled

The PADI Community is certainly passionate when it comes to conservation, so it comes as no surprise that we were overwhelmed by the amount of entries in our #PADI4Conservation contest. To enter, we asked you to share a way in which you’re actively bringing awareness to ocean health and protecting […]

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My PADI Story: Alexander Rendell – Singer, Actor, PADI Instructor & Conservationist

My PADI Story: Alexander Rendell – Singer, Actor, PADI Instructor & Conservationist

2 October, 2017 at 10:47 pm Comments are Disabled

All photos supplied by EEC Thailand. Alexander Rendell is known for many things; acting, singing, his love of football and last, but certainly not least, his passion for the environment. This passion shines through in everything he does, particularly when answering our questions about his diving journey and his role […]

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