By making every dive count, saying “no” to single-use plastics and sharing conservation messages, divers can promote positive change.
Dive Against Debris Treasures
While most Dive Against Debris surveys focus on removing common trash items, some divers also focus on collecting marine debris 'treasures'.
6 Reasons You Should Take The Project AWARE Dive Against Debris Specialty
PADI is committed to protecting our oceans, and this involves educating divers on how they can play their part through the Dive Against Debris® Specialty.
Conserving Our Oceans with Plastic Cleanup Projects
Plastic is a threat to marine life and is rapidly destroying the underwater world’s divers love to explore. So how can we stop it?
What You Need to Know to Organize a Coastal Cleanup
If you’re thinking about organizing a cleanup of a local beach, dive site, river or other coastal environment, here’s what you need to know to get started.
Essential Dive Gear for Ocean Conservationists
Written by Danielle Schofield As divers, we’re ambassadors of the underwater world, and collecting marine debris is an easy way to help preserve its beauty. Pack a few extra essentials in your dive bag and you’ll be all set to protect the ocean — one dive at a time. Mesh bag Mesh bags are the perfect...