Peta King


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CITES CoP17 – What Is It, Why Should I Care, and What Can I Do?

CITES CoP17 – What Is It, Why Should I Care, and What Can I Do?

12 September, 2016 at 11:24 pm Comments are Disabled

Later this month, Project AWARE will be representing the global voice of the dive community at the World Wildlife Conference, CITES CoP17 – but what exactly is CITES, why should you care, and what can you do? What is CITES?  In 1973, CITES – the Convention on International Trade in […]

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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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Fight for the Great Australian Bight

Fight for the Great Australian Bight

28 August, 2016 at 8:42 pm Comments are Disabled

Words and Photos by Dr. Erika Sullivan, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine & PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor Dr. Erika Sullivan was born in Canada and has been passionate for ocean conservation since she was young. Advocating for animals in particular since graduating as a veterinarian in 2005, Erika currently works full-time […]

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Fiji – Open for Business.

Fiji – Open for Business.

25 August, 2016 at 5:56 pm Comments are Disabled

In February, 2016 Tropical Cyclone Winston, the largest cyclone ever recorded in the Southern Hemisphere, hit Fiji. The Fijian people and the people who now call Fiji home have dealt with the aftermath of TC Winston with the most amazing attitude, and a smile on their faces. This shouldn’t be a […]

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The Phi Phi Island Coral Nursery

The Phi Phi Island Coral Nursery

16 August, 2016 at 11:33 pm Comments are Disabled

Ten years ago, the Adventure Club in the beautiful Phi Phi Islands installed a floating coral nursery to cultivate coral fragments – a way of preserving the coral reefs surround the islands. The nursery is suspended above the substrate allowing the coral fragments to grow with reduced threats from corallivores […]

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6 Ways to Keep Warm While Diving

6 Ways to Keep Warm While Diving

1 August, 2016 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

If you’re an avid diver, a little cold won’t stop you from taking the plunge to explore the underwater world, and it shouldn’t! It’s important though that you remember to keep warm while diving. These 6 tips will help you stay warm so you can go diving even if the water’s a bit […]

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