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5 Ways to Care for our Oceans from the Land

5 Ways to Care for our Oceans from the Land

15 June, 2018 at 12:31 am Comments are Disabled

As scuba divers, we have the unique opportunity to witness the beauty of our oceans. We unfortunately also know that our beloved playground is at risk. While there are many ways we can pledge to be responsible scuba divers, do you know there are also many things you can do […]

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4 Easy Ways to Help Ocean Health When Travelling

4 Easy Ways to Help Ocean Health When Travelling

10 June, 2018 at 12:50 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Lisa from Fjords and Beaches They say travelling is the only thing you buy that makes you richer. This couldn’t be truer, especially when you think of all the amazing experiences and adventures you are left with when you come home from a trip. Eating local cuisine, joining fun excursions […]

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Mindful Techniques for Freediving that Yogis Would be Proud Of

Mindful Techniques for Freediving that Yogis Would be Proud Of

4 June, 2018 at 12:52 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Sarah Russell Freediving – the act of diving underwater on a single breath – has unlocked more than the mermaid in me. It’s given me something greater, the ability to achieve mindfulness, control my anxiety and reduce stress. “Mindfulness is the basic human ability to be fully present, […]

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Sharks Should be Respected, Not Feared

Sharks Should be Respected, Not Feared

1 June, 2018 at 12:48 am Comments are Disabled

Written by guest blogger Rachel Kerr  “We hear the word “shark” and we can’t help but immediately fill in the blank after it with “attack”.” – Elaina Zachos, writer for the National Geographic online Let’s be honest, sharks have a pretty bad reputation. Our obsession with sharks as bloodthirsty, man-eating […]

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Ongoing Underwater Cleanups Around the Globe

Ongoing Underwater Cleanups Around the Globe

14 May, 2018 at 9:29 am Comments are Disabled

As divers, we have the unique opportunity to slip beneath the surface of the ocean and experience the incredible beauty of the underwater world first-hand. Along with that, we unfortunately often come face to face with the abundance of marine debris that litters our planet’s ocean ecosystems. Luckily, as divers, […]

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Conserving Our Oceans with Plastic Cleanup Projects

Conserving Our Oceans with Plastic Cleanup Projects

25 April, 2018 at 1:01 am Comments are Disabled

Written by guest blogger Rachel Kerr Plastic is a threat to marine life and is rapidly destroying the underwater world’s divers love to explore. Plastic debris can injure and kill fish, marine animals and seabirds. Unfortunately, many marine species are on the verge of extinction because of the extensive plastic […]

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