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Where to Dive in the USA in December

Where to Dive in the USA in December

4 December, 2017 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

December can be tricky. It’s cold up north, but, in many places, not cold enough yet for ice diving. But in a few locales, from Florida to Utah, the water hasn’t cooled off and nor should your enthusiasm for suiting up. Here are some top picks for getting your dive […]

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9 Must-Dive Sites in Florida

9 Must-Dive Sites in Florida

9 November, 2017 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

With nearly 1,350 miles of coastline making up the state of Florida, and an abundance of freshwater springs and lakes to explore, the Sunshine State doesn’t skimp when it comes to places to dive. Here are nine of Florida’s must-do dive sites. USS Oriskany Located 22 miles south of Pensacola, […]

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Goliath Grouper May Lose Protection in Florida, USA

Goliath Grouper May Lose Protection in Florida, USA

7 August, 2017 at 10:46 am Comments are Disabled

  Up until the early 1990’s, goliath groupers were found on both coasts of Florida, throughout the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean, and as far south as Brazil. Unfortunately, in 1994, the fish was determined to be critically endangered by the International Union of Conservation of Nature (IUCN). Excessive fishing […]

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Explore Blue Wild Ocean Adventure Expo 2017

Explore Blue Wild Ocean Adventure Expo 2017

20 April, 2017 at 7:51 am Comments are Disabled

Join PADI® staff members at the Blue Wild Ocean Adventure Expo in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA from 22-23 April 2017. This event promises an exciting mix of seminars, workshops, exhibits and entertainment for just about anyone who loves the ocean world. At the show, you can: Explore diving in the […]

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Use Your Scuba Skills to Help Coral Reefs

Use Your Scuba Skills to Help Coral Reefs

22 April, 2015 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

Coral reefs are important, and they are in danger Coral reefs are home to about 25 percent of all known marine species and are used by countless other species at some point in their life cycle. Coral reefs are among the most biologically diverse and productive communities, often referred to […]

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Join PADI at the Blue Wild Ocean Adventure Expo

Join PADI at the Blue Wild Ocean Adventure Expo

5 February, 2015 at 9:40 am Comments are Disabled

Visit the PADI Booth (#306) at Blue Wild Ocean Adventure Expo Join PADI staff members at the Blue Wild Ocean Adventure Expo in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA from 21 – 22 February 2015. This event promises an exciting mix of seminars, workshops and a Saturday night Blue Wild Party – […]

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