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BCD Recall Zeagle

Huish Outdoors Recalls Zeagle Sport Buoyancy Control Devices (BCDs) due to “Drowning Hazard”

Huish Outdoors has recalled its Zeagle Sport BCDS due to "drowning hazard" to scuba divers. The buttons on the BCD inflators can break or fracture...

Marine-i backs innovative research approach for coastal wildlife

Rock Pool Project app lets the public identify a wide range of marine species and record the specific locations in which they were found - building up a unique new database
Thailand Coral Reef

Thailand limits number of divers visiting the Similans

No more than 525 divers can now visit the Similan Islands on any one day. Good news for the environment.

Winners of SoCal Underwater Photography Shootout Announced

Some stunning underwater photographs were the winners of this year's SoCal shootout. Over $25,000 in prizes are awarded to the winners, from dive resorts, liveaboards, travel agencies and equipment suppliers.

Win a Maldives Dive Holiday worth 5000 USD

Win a seven-night stay for two people at the Meeru Island Resort & Spa in the Maldives. Located on Meerufenfushi Island, North Male Atoll,...
Beluga whales in the pack ice in West Greenland. Ships using the Northwest Passage would travel through Baffin Bay off Greenland's west coast.

Which marine mammals are most at risk from increased Arctic ship traffic?

The most vulnerable marine mammals were found to be narwhals. These animals migrate through parts of the Northwest Passage to and from their summertime habitats.
Seahorse

Guylian announce underwater seahorse photography competition

Guylian Belgian Chocolates has announced the 7th Guylian Seahorses of the World Photo Competition. This competition is held every two years and gathers the...
Flash liveaboard sale

50% Off the Siren Liveaboard Fleet – Only 50 Places left

Huge Flash Sale starts on June 14th at 11am GMT! The first 100 spaces for all valid departures in 2018 that are paid in full...

Red Sea Coral can Survive Climate Change, but not Sewage and Excess Nutrients

Over the last 30 years, half of the world's coral reefs have suffered significant damage due to climate change and acidification. The last three...

New Zealand’s blue whales under threat from seafloor mining

A group of blue whales that frequent the South Taranaki Bight between the North and South islands of New Zealand appears to be part...