Dive Against Debris

Jun. 09/12
Durban - Calypso uShaka Durban
South Africa
Calypso Dive and Adventure at uShaka Marine World are organising a dive against debris day for the 9th of June for World Ocean Day (June 8th). We will be having 4 dives to the most debris impacted sites on the No.1 and Blood reef system. We will provide mesh bags, gloves, etc. We are also co-ordinating a beach cleanup and snorkeling clean-up of Vetchi's pier for the non-diving members of the community. Please come join us so we can help protect and restore our precious reefs. MORE
Apr. 22/12
Marsa Egla & Wadi Lahami Mangroves
25° 7' 13.5084" N, 34° 51' 54.4032" E

Just to let you know what Red Sea Diving Safari are doing for Earth Day this year!! We will have video and photos of our events.

Shagra will do underwater and on-land beach clean-up in Marsa Egla
Lahami will do beach clean-up in the Northern Mangroves

We will also collect signatures for PADI Project Aware “Shout out for Sharks” campaign.

May. 26/12
Sandycove Harbour
Sandycove avenue
53° 17' 17.7648" N, 6° 6' 52.0668" W

Sandycove clean up, Dublin, Ireland.

Come along for a fun dive and help give one of Dublin's best dive sites a clean up.

We will be collecting and recording the marine debris that we find to help clean our oceans of marine debris and raise awareness of the problem of marine pollution.

Please read through this guide before the event: http://www.projectaware.org/resource/dive-against-debris-self-study-guide

Apr. 07/12
Restaurante El Rincón de Peña Parda
Paseo Andrés Segovia, 65,
La Herradura, GD 18697
36° 44' 19.0536" N, 3° 45' 11.2572" W

An exploratory dive to investigate what debris is lingers in one of  La Herradura's many dive sites, and an expedition to clear it up whilst we're are in the area.

An oppertunity to give something back to the waters that have given us so much.

Bring yourself, your equipment, a bottle and a bag you can use to deposit the debris in.

Mar. 07/12
Sanur Beach Sanur
8° 42' 13.4028" S, 115° 15' 51.966" E





Feb. 28/12

Discarded lobster pots, fishing nets and a car gearbox were among the items a team of 10 volunteer divers cleared out of the sea near the Palm Jumeirah's coastline yesterday.

Helen Sell, the marketing manager for Atlantis Dive School, said the Dive Against Debris event had resulted in "a big haul" of items that were harmful to the marine ecosystem.

Mar. 17/12
Diving Locker Vancouver
2745 West 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6K 1P9
49° 16' 6.5172" N, 123° 10' 2.244" W

Green Is Clean

9:00 A.M.


Help us celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in the true spirit of being green by joining us for an Underwater Cleanup Contest and BBQ. We`ll show you that Spring cleaning can be fun as we dive to clean up our beautiful underwater world. Prizes will be given to the diver team who collect the most trash and to the diver team who finds the most unique piece of trash (or treasure!). Families and snorkelers also welcome! Two tanks, BBQ and refreshments provided as well as all clean up materials.

Sep. 23/12
Tuttenbrocksee - Beckum
Neubeckumer Straße
Beckum 59269
51° 46' 23.5344" N, 8° 1' 43.5864" E

We will organize a "dive against debris" in combination with a treasure hunt...
Activities will take place both under water and on land. BBQ will be held after the "Cleaning!"
All Volunteers are welcome - Diver, Non-Diver, Children, ...

For more information, don´t hesitate to contact us!!


Apr. 07/12
Underseas, Inc.
MM 30.5 Overseas Hwy
Big Pine Key, FL 33043
United States
24° 40' 9.57" N, 81° 21' 9.558" W

I am organizing this event through a club I co-sponsor, the Brevard Community College's Palm Bay Campus Environmental Club and their Service Learning Project: Save Our Seas (S.O.S.). Although we will have a group of students with us, we certainly want as many people to book with the shop on their own as possible.

Feb. 08/12
28° 1' 16.4172" N, 16° 36' 45.108" W

Come and join our Dive Against Debris on February 8th, 2012.

A day of debris and rubbish collecting to help our ocean in our continued fight to promote ocean awareness.

This will be our first annual clean up as a PADI 5 Star centre in Tenerife.

Also attending will be representative of Sea Changers, a UK based conservation charity.

For more information on UK conservation check out www.sea-changers.org.uk