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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...
Barracuda

Cost of Sipadan diving permit to rise by 250%

From 14 August 2018, the Sipadan permit conservation fee of MYR 40.00 will be rise to MYR 140.00 per person per day. Sipadan, in Malaysia, has been voted one of the best places in the world. to dive
Thistlegorm by Tobias Friedrich

Thistlegorm Photo Wins Underwater Photographer of the Year

Stupendous underwater photos showcased in the winners of the Underwater Photographer of the Year competition.
Liveaboard

PADI absorbs the Diviac Liveaboard Booking Agency

Diviac – the liveaboard booking website – has become PADI Travel but will still offer a 'Best Price Guarantee'
by Ray Chin, Taiwan Elegant mother and calf

Vote now for the Wildlife Photo of the Year – People’s Choice Competition

Now is your chance to vote for your favourite image in the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition. Scalloped hammerhead sharks are generally found in...
Scuba diving bestsellers 2017

Diving Bestseller List 2017 Released Today

SCUBA Travel are pleased to release their annual list of the best-selling diving books and DVDs. Fifty Places to Dive Before You Die keeps its...