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Scuba Diving in the Galapagos

PADI Scuba Diving in the Galapagos   Ralph and Joanne Bacon from Reefers and Wreckers have recently returned from The Galapagos Islands where they had the diving of their lives. The Galápagos Islands are an archipelago of volcanic islands distributed

By |October 6th, 2014|Scuba Blog|Comments Off on Scuba Diving in the Galapagos

Fantastic New Project For Shark Conservation

We are delighted to introduce you to the Friends for Sharks project and announce their website is now live. The Scuba News is a proud sponsor of this cause and we hope you will join us and Friends for Sharks

By |September 9th, 2014|Scuba Diving News|Comments Off on Fantastic New Project For Shark Conservation

[VIDEO] Man Fights Off Great White Shark In Sydney Harbour

Real or fake? You decide! It is hard to tell from this video whether it is extremely good editing or if this was a genuine shark encounter. What do you think?  

By |June 12th, 2014|Scuba Diving News|Comments Off on [VIDEO] Man Fights Off Great White Shark In Sydney Harbour

Scuba Diving in the Maldives

Blue O two M/Y Blue 'Honors Legacy'   Well, it’s back to reality for me after an amazing trip to the Maldives. I was lucky enough to experience firsthand, so much of what the Maldives is renowned for, on land

By |April 18th, 2014|Reefers and Wreckers News, Scuba Blog|Comments Off on Scuba Diving in the Maldives

Project Aware Save Our Sharks

We are emptying the ocean of sharks. As a diver and a global citizen acting locally, you can play a critical role in saving sharks. Here’s why your actions to protect sharks are so important:   Shark Protection and CITES

By |April 4th, 2014|Scuba Blog|Comments Off on Project Aware Save Our Sharks

Take 2 Minutes And Help End The Shark Cull

The Western Australian shark cull policy has been submitted to the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) for review – now is our chance to let the EPA know that this policy is ‘environmentally unacceptable’ and needs to be removed. You can

By |February 18th, 2014|Scuba Diving News|Comments Off on Take 2 Minutes And Help End The Shark Cull

[VIDEO] Oceanic Whitetip, Hammerhead, and a Tiger shark all on one dive!

Could this be the world’s luckiest diver?  

By |February 14th, 2014|Scuba Diving News|Comments Off on [VIDEO] Oceanic Whitetip, Hammerhead, and a Tiger shark all on one dive!

Help The Shark Fin Cause With FINdonesia Movie

Image courtesy of the FINdonesia Project Using local contacts and hidden cameras FINdonesia will highlight the fishing methods and offer a “live view” perspective of the harvesting of shark fins straight from the boats and shores of Indonesia. Other iconic

By |January 27th, 2014|Scuba Diving News|Comments Off on Help The Shark Fin Cause With FINdonesia Movie

Shark Finning in Decline in Far East

This could be the year we start to save, not slaughter, the shark The Guardian Newspaper in the UK is reporting that specialist restaurants in Beijing are changing their menus or closing down as the Far East begins to share world

By |January 13th, 2014|Scuba Diving News|Comments Off on Shark Finning in Decline in Far East

Sign the petition to ban shark fin soup!

If you are like me and feel that the idea of shark fin soup is repulsive and needs to be banned, please take a minute to sign the petition using the link below. I have no idea what the impact

By |April 20th, 2013|Scuba Diving News|Comments Off on Sign the petition to ban shark fin soup!