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Three beautiful Lakes to dive in fresh water Three beautiful Lakes to dive in fresh water
Ranish - 4 days 9 hours ago.
Though lakes are not famous as beaches and fall, they do display a brilliant coloration of water. From mesmerizing ripples and mirror-like reflection to crystal clear clarity, lakes showcase water’s most alluring quality. There is no lake in Delhi itself, but there are lakes around Delhi which offer spectacular and picturesque views and are perfect to dive in fresh water. They are: Tilyar Lake: Located close to Rohtak, a city of Haryana, an Indian state Tilyar lake is around 70km away from Delhi...
Night Diving The Great Barrier Reef Night Diving The Great Barrier Reef
joannemiller - 5 days 5 hours ago.
If you are looking for the perfect underwater kingdom, the Great Barrier Reef, with its teeming marine life of numerous dolphins and whales, six species of turtle, and more than 150,000 tropical fish species, is exactly what you are looking for. And a unique way to explore this underwater world of extraordinary creatures is scuba diving at night time when you get to see a completely different scenario. The Night Diving Experience: Night is the time when the reef animals, thousands in number, can...
Howard County 2017 Public Safety Diver Volunteer Recruiting Howard County 2017 Public Safety Diver Volunteer Recruiting
DiveWithFrank - 13 days 17 hours ago.
About this time every year I repost the announcement that the FDVFD in Clarksville, MD is actively recruiting Public Safety Divers and Surface Support Specialists (tenders) for our dive team. We are always looking for new members for the Dive Team, but I only "advertise" it once a year. The Fifth District Volunteer Fire Department (out of Clarksville, MD) is actively recruiting experienced divers for the Howard County Rescue and Recovery Dive Team. The dive team is entirely volunteer and serves ...
Is PADI Worth 1 Billion Dollars?
Greg - 20 days 3 hours ago.
Providence Equity Partners is exploring a sale of the Professional Association of Diving Instructors that could value the company at about $1 billion, people familiar with the matter said. The private equity firm is working with Deutsche Bank AG to find buyers for the Rancho Santa Margarita, California-based organization, said the people, who asked not to be identified because they weren’t authorized to speak publicly. A sale process is planned for the first quarter of 2017, the people said. Pro...
Amazing Whale Shark at Koh Chang, Thailand !!
DolphindiversKohchang - 25 days 10 hours ago.
Surprising visitors by found Whale shark 3 times in a couple of months at Koh Chang island. When you go out for diving what is your biggest target to see underwater world? Most of divers want to meet some exotic animals also whale shark the animal less found in this coast area…and finally we found them in a very short time. First found was around The HTMS Chang : The largest ship wreck dive site in Thailand measuring 100m in length with more than 30 meters in-depth, it become the most adventure ...
Coral Restoration Foundation CRF Coral Restoration Foundation CRF
FtMyersTom - 1/09/2017 3:53 PM
Our sport and love of the oceans has given us so much pleasure we owe it to the environment to return the favor. Due to intentional abuse of the oceans and reefs, naturally occurring weather fluctuations and diseases the reefs have suffered varying degree of damage. Reefs, to some degree, can restore themselves if the damage is not to severe. But unfortunately now in many cases it is. With our ability to destroy we have the ability help restore. This is exactly what the Coral Restoration Foundat...
Catalina Boat Dive- Thursday Dec. 29th
HousesInMotion01 - 12/18/2016 11:34 PM
Are you looking to get few dives in between the holidays? Sundiver Express has 5 spots open for Thursday, December 29th. A quick trip to Catalina with 3 boat dives in some of the most beautiful spots around. Sign up and have lots of fun on this great charter! Go to sundiverinternational.com/ , then go to "SDII or SDE Catalina Trip" to reserve your spot. It’s $125 for the charter, food and drinks, and airfills. I’m not affiliated with Sundiver, I just want to dive that day....
Churches of Pampanga Philippines Churches of Pampanga Philippines
scubadivingnomad - 12/04/2016 8:27 AM
St James the Apostle Church: Betis, Guagua Pampanga This church is considered one of the finest remaining example of a Colonial Spanish Church. The details in the ceiling paintings and the quality of the carvings behind the alter attracted the devoted and art lovers alike. Churches of Pampanga PhilippinesFrom the late 1500’s to 1898, the Philippines were a colony of Spain. The Spanish’s mandate from the Pope was to find new lands and convert the heathens to Christianity. At the time,...
Some diving sites is the desert state of Rajasthan
pratapsingh - 11/22/2016 12:08 PM
I come from a state which is blessed with travelers from all over Europe and North America. And some of them are, which we call in India - jugaadu, which means Innovative. So in my first article on DiveBuddy I want to share some sites which many of my guests have idealized as best diving sites is the desert state of Rajasthan. 1. Pushkar Lake Rajasthan. This is a natural clean lake in the city of Pushkar, full of travelers from Israel and also a per sire for divers. The lake here is also a holy ...
The Cobbler’s Children Have No Shoes The Writer No Blogs The Cobbler’s Children Have No Shoes The Writer No Blogs
scubadivingnomad - 11/21/2016 10:06 PM
As a writer, This point came home to me as I visited different exhibitors at the DEMA show last week. DEMA is the Dive Equipment Manufacturers Association. Each year they have an annual convention and a trade show. It attracts thousands upon thousands of individuals and companies from around the world. It is not a consumer show, but one that is meant to bring together professionals in the industry. I was there with a media pass and as I talked to different people in the industry I realized that ...
Visiting a Turtle Hospital in Florida! Visiting a Turtle Hospital in Florida!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 11/21/2016 2:45 PM
Right in the middle of the Florida Keys there is a operating turtle hospital for the rescue, rehabilitation and release of sea turtles. The Turtle Hospital on Marathon Key has its own turtle ambulances, surgery room and intensive care! diveoclock.com/blog/Turtle_Hospital/...
Diving into the History of SCUBA! Diving into the History of SCUBA!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 11/21/2016 2:45 PM
If you like SCUBA diving, do not miss out on this museum explaining all about the history of exploring the underwater world! diveoclock.com/blog/Diving_museum/...
Second Lobster Diver Of The Night
PSD - 11/21/2016 2:11 PM
November 18, 2016 Once everyone was back on board, Nice Bob decided to move to a better spot a few minutes down the coast. The visibility looked good on the surface; I was the first one over board. Logged SCUBA Dive #504 Solo Diving SECRET LOCATION: 41 73 20 74 68 65 20 43 61 […]...
Finally! A Lobster Boat and a Lobster Dive!
PSD - 11/19/2016 6:32 PM
November 18, 2016 Sorry for slacking lately! I’ve had some issues other than diving to take care of, and since this blog is only a small tax write off, I am forced to keep my regular job as a full time peon. Chipper told me about a lobster boat that Nice Bob was chartering and […]...
Indispensible Dive Spots in Raja Ampat Indispensible Dive Spots in Raja Ampat
Susanita - 11/14/2016 12:47 PM
One of the greatest attractions of Raja Ampat, if not the greatest, is sinking into the crystal-clear waters, to discover an ocean floor with the greatest biodiversity on the planet. It’s no exageration to say that it is home to 75% of all existing coral species, as well as to around 700 species of mollusks and 1427 species of fish. A true paradise for divers who seek new adventures and unique places to explore! The first thing you should know about Raja Ampat is that each of its remote islands ...
Spots for Diving in Dalmatia Spots for Diving in Dalmatia
nicksvensk - 11/07/2016 2:21 AM
Croatia has a coastline along the Adriatic Sea, the body of water that separates it from the so called “boot of Italy”. Beautiful beaches follow the shore and this is also a great locale for diving. In addition to the shoreline, there are sixty-six islands where most of the best diving takes place. Water temperatures range from low of 7 C during winter, to around 24 C in the summer. But temperatures of the seawater can differ from one area to another. There are freshwater springs bringing cold s...
Magical Adriatic Diving Sites Magical Adriatic Diving Sites
IvanaH - 11/01/2016 4:08 PM
Of all the diving attractions in the world, few are more beautiful than those of the Adriatic coast. Diving enthusiasts will be hard-pressed to discover an area with a more condensed amount of diving spots, with an innumerable number of breathtaking areas to choose from, each with their own unique attractions. Here are six of the best Adriatic diving sites. 1. Bisevo Grotto This is perhaps the best known diving spot in the Adriatic. Translated as “Blue Grotto”, this gorgeous and cascading sea ca...
Tips for diving in Croatia Tips for diving in Croatia
IvanaH - 11/01/2016 3:51 PM
Thinking about diving in Croatia could sound weird for many people. However Croatia is undoubtedly one of the currently most desired places by tourists. Historic sites, nightlife, beaches and a fascinating mix of cultures; it is simply lovely. The coast is one of the sunniest in Europe. Natural parks, charming cities and more than 1,200 islands and islets, it’s indeed an unforgettable trip. Croatia is on the Adriatic coast and borders with Hungary and Slovenia to the north, Bosnia and Herzegovin...
Diving in CROATIA Diving in CROATIA
DCMEDUZA - 10/31/2016 7:33 AM
Diving with DC Meduza in Adriatic sea on our Croatian coast.The best, and most popular part of Croatian coast is region of Istria.Local people call that part "magic land",with reason.The Pula city wase 3000 year old city,lot of monument from roman empire,more than 1000 islands around coast,just the beauty of Colosseum in the midle of city will take your breath out.Rich history,lot of diving spots. The most popular wreck diving spots is auround half our driving with boat. Lot of realy great undre...
Equalizer Lobster Snare Equalizer Lobster Snare
dmartin - 10/30/2016 11:43 AM
Just purchased the Equalizer Lobster Snare. On the very first dive, the rig broke. Made of very cheap plastic thin wall pipe. Don’t waste your money....