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DEMA show - Johan’s Dive Resort DEMA show - Johan’s Dive Resort
dirtguy49 - 9/21/2011 1:45 PM
I have been working with several wreck diving shops in the Philippines to get them represented at the DEMA dive shows in the US. We finally got Johan’s at Subic Bay registered with the Philippines Dept. of Tourism booth and I will be going to Orlando, Florida in Nov. to man Johan’s table!! Looking forward to it......
Toxic algae rapidly kills coral Toxic algae rapidly kills coral
dirtguy49 - 10/10/2010 9:51 AM
Harmful algal blooms have the potential to lay waste to coral reefs. Scientists studying coral reefs in the Gulf of Oman have issued the warning after being shocked by the impact of one large-scale bloom, which destroyed a coral reef in just three weeks.
Wreck Diving Magazine - Issue #21 Wreck Diving Magazine - Issue #21
dirtguy49 - 7/24/2010 8:37 AM
Wreck Diving Magazine has just published and sent out their Issue #21. Included in this issue is an article on the Wrecks of Coron - The September 1944 attack on the Japanese fleet in the Philippines. The Article was written by Ed Arata and Patrick Preston II with diving photographs by Ondrej Hindl. Wreck Diving Magazine is available by subscription and at some newsstands and dive shops. For subscriptions, please see their web site -