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Nothing fishy here! Man makes romantic proposal to girlfriend while scuba diving 50ft underwater

Nothing fishy here! Man makes romantic proposal to girlfriend while scuba diving 50ft underwater | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Despite their watery surroundings, Jennifer Warner and Jeff Carroll were delighted to make the firm commitment 50ft below the surface of Hillsboro Inlet, South Florida.
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Humpback Whales Use Size as Measure for Mating

Humpback Whales Use Size as Measure for Mating | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Female humpbacks on the prowl prefer the largest males on the breeding ground, while smaller males gravitate toward smaller females, scientists found.
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La Jolla Researchers Aren't Stopped By Antarctica's Melting Runway | KPBS.org

La Jolla Researchers Aren't Stopped By Antarctica's Melting Runway | KPBS.org | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
News that global warming is causing some of the runways in Antarctica to melt caused some concern among San Diego researchers.
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5 Easy Steps for Maintaining Your Reg

5 Easy Steps for Maintaining Your Reg | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
While this is indeed the modus operandi for the maintenance-challenged individuals among us, the truth is, a regulator is a pretty hefty investment, and when you spend that much on something it kin...
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2012 in Review: Oceana's Top Five Victories

2012 in Review: Oceana's Top Five Victories | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
As 2013 rapidly approaches, we wanted to take a moment to reflect on the past year at Oceana. Thanks to your support, we were able to achieve more than a dozen major victories for the oceans! Y
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Are You Qualified?

Are You Qualified? | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Anyone who reads dive publications, web sites or blogs about diving is aware of the ongoing discussion concerning what qualifies a diver to do certain dives. People regularly report that they were on a dive boat but were ...
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Incredible Whale Encounter - Mother Gray Whale Lifts Her Calf Out of the Water! [HD]

Join the movement and view more stunning ocean content at http://oneworldoneocean.org/movement -- A mother gray whale lifted up her calf, seemingly to help i...
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Naples teen overcomes disability one dive at a time

Naples teen overcomes disability one dive at a time | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Naples teen overcomes disability one dive at a time. NAPLES, Fla - A Collier County teen will set out on a special dive this weekend
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News from Shark Diver Magazine

News from Shark Diver Magazine | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
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Connecting People, Improving Ocean Health

Your support matters! It's helping to promote new ocean leaders, strengthening the understanding of ocean science and expanding sustainability. Your gift ena...
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Public Asked to Help Curb Marine Poaching

Public Asked to Help Curb Marine Poaching | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
SOUTH AFRICA - The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) has urged residents and tourists in coastal areas to help curb the exploitation of the country's marine resources.
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Underwater Hotel planned for Dubai

Underwater Hotel planned for Dubai | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Dubai shipbuilder Drydocks World has signed on with Switzerland’s BIG InvestConsult, on behalf of partner Deep Ocean Technology (DOT), to become the sole
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Could be pretty cool, eh? Not sure I would stay there overnight though. That would be a whole lot of decompression to do

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Shipping Lanes to Be Adjusted to Protect Endangered Whales Along California Coast

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Trapit

Trapit | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Trap.it: Rule the web.
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Backlash forces shark fin traders onto Hong Kong rooftops

Backlash forces shark fin traders onto Hong Kong rooftops | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Shark fin traders in Hong Kong have taken to drying freshly sliced fins on rooftops since a public outcry over them drying the fins on public sidewalks forced them to move the trade out of sight.  Activists have raised concerns that the over-harvesting...
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True Facts About The Angler Fish

posters :: http://store.zefrank.com music :: http://bit.ly/UpkWy1 links to videos: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UPaPiBt_wTE http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=...
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the :60 hook - capacity

This short video summarizes the vital need to address fishing capacity in the purse seine tuna fishery, and how industry can be a catalyst for change.
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48 500 seabirds estimated killed by longliners in the Atlantic over four years: over half of them albatrosses | latest-news

48 500 seabirds estimated killed by longliners in the Atlantic over four years: over half of them albatrosses | latest-news | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Agreement on the Conservation of Albatrosses and Petrels
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The Fuzzy Face of Climate Change -

The Fuzzy Face of Climate Change - | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it

Advocates and scientists have tied the Earth’s fate to that of the polar bear. But what happens if this lumbering giant proves more resilient than the rest of us?

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Top 10 Scuba Diving Videos

Top 10 Scuba Diving Videos | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Scuba Divers are a usually never far from a digital camera of some sort - whether above or below water.  More and more divers are now taking to editing and uploading their videos onto YouTube or Vimeo for their friends…...
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SCUBA SCOOP/latest dive stories: THE HEART OF A SOLO DIVER: Once unheard of, Solo Diving is starting to gain acceptance

SCUBA SCOOP/latest dive stories: THE HEART OF A SOLO DIVER: Once unheard of, Solo Diving is starting to gain acceptance | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
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If You Put All Earth's Water In One Place, It'd Look Like This

If You Put All Earth's Water In One Place, It'd Look Like This | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
How much water is on the planet? it's a whole lot less than you think.
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Seals Receive Endangered Species Protection

Seals Receive Endangered Species Protection | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
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Scottish Shellfish Reef 'Is World's Largest'

Scottish Shellfish Reef 'Is World's Largest' | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
A shellfish reef discovered in Scotland may be the largest in the world, according to the country's Environment Secretary.
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Whale watchers get ready as Pacific gray migration begins

Whale watchers get ready as Pacific gray migration begins | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
The annual Pacific gray whale migration has begun in Southern California and whale watchers are already excited about the number of sightings near the South Bay this week.
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