Post Tagged with: "Environment"

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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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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PADI AmbassaDiver Birgitta Mueck Talks Wildlife Conservation and Underwater Filming

PADI AmbassaDiver Birgitta Mueck Talks Wildlife Conservation and Underwater Filming

1 March, 2017 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

Photo Boris Unger We caught up with PADI AmbassaDiver, Birgitta Mueck, to talk about her passion for wildlife conservation and her work with Crystal Water Film Production… What inspired you to take up underwater photography & videography? It all started with my early passion for the ocean and its many charming […]

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Our 5 Step Guide to a Plastic Straw Free Life

Our 5 Step Guide to a Plastic Straw Free Life

24 February, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Why Plastic Straws? We all use plastic straws; even if we don’t buy them for use at home, when we’re in a restaurant or bar it’s more than likely that your drink will come with at least one plastic straw in the glass. It’s estimated that in the US alone […]

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6 Sea Creatures Impacted by Marine Debris

6 Sea Creatures Impacted by Marine Debris

20 September, 2016 at 10:56 am Comments are Disabled

The overall health of our ecosystem is greatly affected by the accumulation of trash and plastics in our oceans. Marine debris ingestion and entanglement of items like garbage, fishing lines and nets directly impact marine life. Which types of marine life is affected? Some of the sea life that are common victims of […]

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7 Natural Cleaning Products that Should be in Your Cupboard

7 Natural Cleaning Products that Should be in Your Cupboard

1 September, 2016 at 10:09 pm Comments are Disabled

As much as we try and put it off, you simply can’t avoid cleaning. We all know just how harmful many of the cleaning products we use can be to the environment – but sometimes it’s hard to know what to do instead. Luckily, there is an alternative. It’s time to […]

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