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Little Things in the ocean are exciting too

I often wonder, is it a lack of education, or a lack of interest? When I take people diving I always like to show them the signs for the marine life we are likely to encounter. Yet it seems that usually, whenever I mention frogfish or nudibranchs I am met with looks of confusion.

Frogfish, the fish with superpowers

Frogfish, or as I like to call them, the pug of the ocean, is a species of fish that is unique and interesting. These adorably ugly fish are a favourite among many divers as they can be very rare and difficult to spot. Being a type of anglerfish they are fascinating to watch, and sometimes exhibit odd and endearing behaviours.

What SCUBA Equipment to Buy First

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Frogfish, the fish with superpowers

Frogfish, or as I like to call them, the pug of the ocean, is a species of fish that is unique and interesting. These adorably ugly fish are a favourite among many divers as they can be very rare and difficult to spot. Being a type of anglerfish they are fascinating to watch, and sometimes exhibit odd and endearing behaviours.

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Life Cycle of a Sea Turtle

How turtley do you need to be, to be turtley enough to join the turtle club? I would say more turtley than you can ever imagine. Most turtles don’t even make the club as only 1 in a 1000 turtles make it to adulthood. his is because the life cycle of a sea turtle is pretty intense.

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A Lesson in Fin Riding Marine Giants

Have you ever imagined what it would be like to ride a wild animal? But that’s how they should stay; just dreams. It is one thing to ride a trained animal such as an elephant, however it is another thing entirely to ride on a wild, especially fin riding an endangered species.

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Boyan Slat Vs. Water Pollution

Most times the news is rancidly depressing, I often scroll my feeds and see greed and ignorance eating up our planet without remorse. Which is why I want to share a positive story with you about an amazing young mind, that of Boyan Slat and his battle against water pollution.

Dive Site Cleanup Challenge #CleanDiveChallenge

Plastic pollution has permeated the farthest and most uninhabited regions of our ocean. I believe that every dive should be a dive site cleanup, which is exactly why I am calling you out as a diver and creating this challenge. I challenge you to pick up that garbage and put in its place!

Shark Finning, Where We’re At

Shark finning has been an on going practice for hundreds of years, dating back to the Ming Dynasty in the 14th century. However, it has, in the last 70 years, gotten way out of hand. The shark fin trade hit its peak in the year 2000 and has been declining slowly since then. The biggest problem with the practice is that sharks, a key component to the

What SCUBA Equipment to Buy First

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5 Crucial Steps to Reduce Air Consumption

To stay in that place where time slows down, where you are weightless and where nature constantly surprises you. To savor that blissful feeling is what every diver wants. It always happens too fast. Lucky for us, there is one thing that we can always improve. Reduce air consumption.

My Rich Coast Instructor Course Experience

Education is important, which is why picking out any kind of school is difficult. You always want to make sure you are getting the best training so that you may succeed in your new career. When I decided to become a dive instructor I chose Rich Coast. Here’s why

Little Things in the ocean are exciting too

I often wonder, is it a lack of education, or a lack of interest? When I take people diving I always like to show them the signs for the marine life we are likely to encounter. Yet it seems that usually, whenever I mention frogfish or nudibranchs I am met with looks of confusion.

Diving with Children

You would think that teaching or diving with children would be difficult and scary. When I first became an instructor it was definitely something I was nervous about but it really isn’t that bad.

My Rich Coast Instructor Course Experience

Education is important, which is why picking out any kind of school is difficult. You always want to make sure you are getting the best training so that you may succeed in your new career. When I decided to become a dive instructor I chose Rich Coast. Here’s why

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