I recently returned from South Africa where I attended a conference and a workshop to help better understand current and develop new, much needed, global conservation strategies for sharks, as well as mantas and devil rays. In the past month, Project AWARE has joined leading researchers and policy experts to envision the future, verbalize clear goals, and discuss the actions needed to protect these species.
Join our crew of underwater ambassadors at Emerald Coast Scuba in Destin and Take the 10 Tips Pledge. It's easy and it's free. Stop by the dive shop anytime before Oct. 31, 2014 and sign up to take the pledge. Special surprises on various days for divers that join us and take the pledge to follow Project Aware's 10 Tips. You never know what you might when so join us today to support Project AWARE and pledge to protect Mother Ocean.
Dive site clean up removing debris,trash,plastic ect from L'Aharx. This dive site is not dived very often but due to its location and it having one of Malta's "blue holes" it attracts lots of tourists and locals to the bay a sort distance away
Step one, clear the dive site of debris
Step two,bay/beach area clean up
Step three, visit dive site, clear debris to monitor effect
SPECIAL TALK SPECIAL LECTURE AND FAUNA Norpatagonia intertidal environment by Pato Cartelli y Alejandro Mariño . We will talk about the project, the ocean envirement & fauna situation today, what can we do about it, what can we do as divers. And the we will learn more about the fauna of Pueto Madryn
Beach cleanup after winter period. Remove all debris as plastic, glass, metal objects deposit by the sea waves in winter 2014. It's so important save our beachs and our world against human debris. If we save or protect our world and our sea, maybe we can hope to leave happy.
May 16th is Endangered Species Day - a time to emphasize the importance of protecting species on the brink and the everyday actions that people can do to help protect them. Every tip from Project AWARE’s modernized 10 Tips for Divers to Protect the Ocean Planet can help the world’s most threatened marine species every time you dive and travel. For this month, Tip #3: Take Only Photos – Leave Only Bubbles is a no-brainer.
Between Building 7 and 8 of the Shoreline Apartments
United Arab Emirates
25° 6' 45.8208" N, 55° 8' 39.6816" E
Divers Down Dubai are arranging swimming challenges, activities, raffles and shark conservation information stands for both kids and athletes. The Finathon will be open for different ages and abilities to raise much needed funds to save these apex predators.
We are calling on divers, instructors, families, club members, guests and schools to join our Finathon and be champions for sharks. It’s a fun, healthy way to raise awareness for this important cause.
There are prizes for outstanding fundraising, distances achieved and more!