Ice stops annual scuba dive into Holland Channel, Michigan, USA
Some of the people who gathered Wednesday at Altek Sports & Scuba in Zeeland joked they were bummed out by not being able to dive in the Holland Channel to ring in the New Year.But then, “not really,” said Tim Marr, a scuba...
Talk about taking the plunge. A new submersible body suit will take ocean divers to a depth of 1,000 feet and let them spend hours there observing and collecting marine species that are hard to get at with conventional diving gear or submersibles.
The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council voted unanimously Thursday to have its staff draft a letter in support of designating the forest, located in 60 feet of water 10 miles off Alabama’s coast, as a marine sanctuary.
Happy 2014! In the spirit of new beginnings, we ask: why not make this the year that you get serious about that thing you really want to do?
Darcy Kieran - Scuba Diving's insight:
"Cave diver Jill Heinerth was a graphic designer in Toronto. After weekend diving course, she became obsessed with the underwater world. She's now explored the oceans further than any woman in history and created acclaimed documentaries about it."
Santa Claus — or Scuba Claus, as he’s known around the Vancouver Aquarium — accidentally dropped his jingle bells in the aquarium’s Strait of Georgia exhibit Thursday and was forced to make a frosty dip to retrieve them,...