Post Tagged with: "Environment"

The great underwater migration

The great underwater migration

21 February, 2014 at 12:36 am Comments are Disabled

As the seasons and elements change, marine animals move around in the vast oceans in which they live. The specific reasons for migration may vary from temperature, to food source, to human activities – but the underlying reason is always to ensure their survival. This natural movement of animals has […]

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Have a Scuba Diver’s Mindset on Land

Have a Scuba Diver’s Mindset on Land

14 January, 2014 at 4:00 pm Comments are Disabled

As a scuba diver, you know how important it is to protect the oceans and make an effort to keep them clean. But have you thought about how your day to day activities on land impact our ocean planet? Protect the oceans you love by learning ways to reduce your […]

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Last days to apply – Project AWARE’s Ocean Action Project

Last days to apply – Project AWARE’s Ocean Action Project

28 October, 2013 at 12:02 am Comments are Disabled

While people read about water pollution and endangered species in the news, scuba divers see and are affected by these problems first hand. That is why Project AWARE has started the Ocean Action Project, a program that allows divers to formulate their own plans in order to better protect ocean […]

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Project AWARE’s Ocean Action Project

Project AWARE’s Ocean Action Project

21 October, 2013 at 4:44 pm Comments are Disabled

The clock is ticking for this year’s Ocean Action Project applications. Project AWARE’s Ocean Action Project is in full swing. With just over a week left to submit applications, now is a great time to reflect on a couple of the winning projects from last year. The Koh Tao Debris […]

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Make a Difference – Dive Against Debris

Make a Difference – Dive Against Debris

22 September, 2013 at 5:21 pm Comments are Disabled

Problems sometimes occur on such a massive scale that it seems as though one person’s actions couldn’t possibly make a difference. Too many people think “The ocean is so vast, one more piece of trash wont matter?” As divers, we’ve seen the results of this attitude and know it is […]

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Indonesia Announces Shark & Manta Ray Sanctuary

Indonesia Announces Shark & Manta Ray Sanctuary

8 September, 2013 at 4:49 pm Comments are Disabled

The Indonesian district of West Manggarai and Komodo has recently designated a shark & manta ray sanctuary. The region which is located in the world famous coral triangle, has now prohibited fishing for a number of threatened species including  manta rays and sharks. According to not-for-profit marine conservation company MantaWatch, Mr Sebastinus […]

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