Post Tagged with: "coral reefs"

Coral Reef Surveys Take to the Skies

Coral Reef Surveys Take to the Skies

27 September, 2016 at 7:30 am Comments are Disabled

Where are coral reefs most at threat? Seems like a simple enough question, but the fact is that nobody really knows. With estimates that up to 60 percent of the world’s coral reefs are seriously damaged, scientists, resource managers, divers and the public are deeply concerned about coral reefs degrading […]

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Scuba Diving and Sunscreen – Updated

Scuba Diving and Sunscreen – Updated

24 April, 2016 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

A few years ago, I wrote about my search for the best sunscreen for scuba divers. I wondered if by slathering myself in sunscreen before every dive if I’d been (unintentionally) harming marine life. The original article received nearly half a million views and generated some great comments and suggestions […]

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2-4-1 Ticket Offer for the Natural History Museum’s Coral Reef Exhibition

2-4-1 Ticket Offer for the Natural History Museum’s Coral Reef Exhibition

21 August, 2015 at 8:12 am Comments are Disabled

The Natural History Museum invites PADI Divers and Professionals to take advantage of a special 2-4-1 ticket offer for their major exhibition Coral Reefs: Secret Cities of the Sea, running until 13th September 2015. Dive into one of the most spectacular and diverse ecosystems on the planet at Coral Reefs: […]

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Use Your Scuba Skills to Help Coral Reefs

Use Your Scuba Skills to Help Coral Reefs

22 April, 2015 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

Coral reefs are important, and they are in danger Coral reefs are home to about 25 percent of all known marine species and are used by countless other species at some point in their life cycle. Coral reefs are among the most biologically diverse and productive communities, often referred to […]

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Coral Reef Safe Sunscreen for Scuba Diving?

Coral Reef Safe Sunscreen for Scuba Diving?

27 June, 2013 at 2:28 pm Comments are Disabled

The Best Coral Reef Safe Sunscreen for Scuba Diving? View the updated post… Growing up in the Pacific Northwest United States, sunscreen was something I bought once every five years. This a terrible idea, of course, because sunscreens expire in 1-3 years. I wised up after becoming an active diver and […]

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