Mexico has long been one of the world’s best dive destinations, with something for nearly every diver. In Part I of our series, we’ll cover Socorro Island.
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For this week’s competition, we’ve teamed up with our good friends at Liquid Sports to give away a Bigblue AL-1200NP Dive Torch! This torch delivers 1200 lumens of light powered by an ion rechargeable battery. There are 4 levels of brightness with burn times between 2-20 hours. Battery charge level is indicated via coloured lights around […]
This year Northern Diver’s Christmas offers are starting on Black Friday and running until midnight on New Year’s Eve! There are some great deals to be had across the site – www.ndiver.com – from discounted Drysuits and Coltri compressors to 15% off their entire Lighting Section! And if you can’t find the perfect present for the diver in your […]
Thousands of Dive Instructors are out of work, due to Covid-19. Many will not return to scuba diving. And this has the dive training agencies very worried. For the first time in my career, instead of the usual ‘don’t forget to re-new your membership!’ emails, the main Dive training agencies are aggressively pursuing dive instructors […]
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In this exclusive Zoom interview, Jeff Goodman, Scubaverse Editor-at-large, chats to Matt Slater, Marine Awareness Officer with the Cornwall Wildlife Trust about their Diving and Snorkeling programmes.
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Divers able to hack the rugged conditions will submerge in a remote emerald world where kelp forests give way to jackfish schools and fish-eating anemones the size of pizzas.
The best places to dive in Mendocino and Sonoma, Ca…
In this exclusive Zoom interview, Jeff Goodman chats to Richard Corner, UK Watersports Category Manager at Mares, about the complete experience for all aspects of diving with Mares, their liveaboard adventures with the purchase of liveaboard.com, and the Mares/SSI combination. Last in a series of four videos. Rather listen to a podcast? Listen to the […]
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DIVER aren’t calling it the Christmas issue because that’s all up in the air but their theme is full of cheer – underwater treasures to be found in our own backyards! Be The Champ! Special: An extended 100th edition of Alex Mustard’s revered monthly column – with the cream of underwater photographers contributing their own […]
Giants from the world of underwater photography have joined forces with Bite-Back Shark & Marine Conservation to create a unique and stunning 2021 calendar to raise funds for its campaigns to make Britain’s retailers shark free. The line-up of award-winning contributors includes Alex Mustard, Amanda Cotton, Christian Vizl, David Doubilet, Doug Perrine, Ellen Cuylaerts, George […]
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Earlier this week, the regency government of West Papua’s Raja Ampat archipelago took the bold step of declaring its entire 46,000 square-kilometer (almost 18,000 square-mile) marine domain a shark sanctuary — Indonesia’s first.
Encouraged by their value for tourism, Indonesia has granted full protection for both species of manta ray.
The government of Tristan da Cunha — the most remote inhabited islands in the world — committed to protecting 90 percent of its territory’s waters, creating the largest marine protected area in the Atlantic.
TravelEach of the three Gili Islands has something to offer for scuba divers and the biodiversity around the islands will blow your mind.
A World War Two anti-submarine depth-charge found by recreational scuba divers off the Channel Island of Guernsey earlier this month was detonated five days later by a Royal Navy explosive ordnance-disposal (EOD) dive-team. Read more…