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Banba the basking shark's amazing 3,000-mile journey leaves experts open-mouthed - Environment, News - Belfasttelegraph.co.uk

Banba the basking shark's amazing 3,000-mile journey leaves experts open-mouthed - Environment, News - Belfasttelegraph.co.uk | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
An incredible 3,000-mile journey by a basking shark has forced scientists to rethink their theories on the rare species.
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HeraldNet.com - Beluga whales may be headed for extinction

HeraldNet.com - Beluga whales may be headed for extinction | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- The beluga whales that swim in Cook Inlet off Alaska's largest city are continuing to struggle and appear headed...
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Water World - Conservation Effort

Water World - Conservation Effort | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Sixteen Pacific island nations commit to the largest conservation effort on the planet
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Scuba Diving's Top 100 Readers Choice Awards 2013

Scuba Diving's Top 100 Readers Choice Awards 2013 | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
The results are in. Based on the opinions of thousands of divers from across the globe, our annual Top 100 Readers Choice Awards showcase the best scuba diving in the world.
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The Narwhal's Left Tooth: Tusk smuggling ring busted

The Narwhal's Left Tooth: Tusk smuggling ring busted | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
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Imperial Shrimp - The Hitchhiker

Imperial Shrimp (Periclimenes imperator) riding nudibranch(Ceratosoma trilobatum) and sea cucumber. Filmed at Ambon and Lembeh Straits in Indonesia with Canon 7D…
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Photographing Reefscapes

Photographing Reefscapes | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Follow these tips to capture stunning reefscape images.
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Indigo Scuba's curator insight, January 7, 2013 2:57 AM

Some underwater photography tips for you!

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What is the best age to start commercial diving?

What is the best age to start commercial diving? | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
One of the questions our Student Advisors get asked the most is, am I too old to be a commercial diver?  In this blog post we explain exactly how age affects – or doesn’t affect – your career as a commercial diver.
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Entrepreneurs Fight for the Future of Fisheries - National Geographic

Entrepreneurs Fight for the Future of Fisheries - National Geographic | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Cheryl Dahle and Future of Fish are helping fishermen improve their bottom line while better managing stocks for the future.
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Tsunami warning canceled for Alaska, Canada

Tsunami warning canceled for Alaska, Canada | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Mag-7.5 quake struck at midnight, centered about 60 miles west of Craig, U.S. Geological Survey says
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Climate change won't wait

Climate change won't wait | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Societal change usually happens slowly, even once it's clear there's a problem. That's because, in a country as big as the United States, public opinion moves in leisurely currents.
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The Rapid Decline of China’s Coral Reefs

The Rapid Decline of China’s Coral Reefs | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
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Plastic Objects Photographed to Look Like Sea Creatures

Plastic Objects Photographed to Look Like Sea Creatures | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
This photo series takes a surreal look at how we are transforming our oceans into a plastic world.
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The #1 reason why Scuba Divers shouldn’t Freedive

The #1 reason why Scuba Divers shouldn’t Freedive | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
The number one reason why Scuba Divers shouldn't Freedive, according to Feargus Callagy of FreediveIreland.com, is that you can get bent if you mix the two by Freediving in-between Scuba Dives.
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Farm-Raised Tuna May Not Be the Answer to Overfishing

Farm-Raised Tuna May Not Be the Answer to Overfishing | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
When it comes to bluefin tuna, companies are having big trouble reproducing the successes achieved with farm-raised salmon and tilapia
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Robots find Barrier Reef coral at extreme depths, amazing ocean scientists

Robots find Barrier Reef coral at extreme depths, amazing ocean scientists | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Living coral found at 125 metres, four times deeper than scuba limit
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The Faceless Ones

Alarmed by what was happening to the environment in B.C. and everywhere on the planet Terry Jacks produced and arranged this award winning video narrated and...
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UtilityTree's curator insight, January 8, 2013 3:12 PM

That's why we at UtilityTree do not believe in offshore drilling, and strongly supports in green energy.

At UtilityTree we are changing the world one hose hold at a time!
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Types of Rays - Stingrays, Manta Rays, Electric Rays, and Skates

Types of Rays - Stingrays, Manta Rays, Electric Rays, and Skates | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
What are the different types of rays a scuba diver may see on a dive? Learn about the difference between Stingrays, Manta Rays, Electric Rays, and Skate, as well as how to identify them on a dive.
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Giant squid filmed in Pacific depths - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Giant squid filmed in Pacific depths - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Scientists have captured footage of an elusive giant squid, estimated to have grown as large as eight metres long, that roams the depths of the Pacific Ocean.
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It's in the Bag

It's in the Bag | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Use these strategies to avoid excess-baggage fees when traveling with dive gear.
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10 reasons why you’ll love scuba diving. - The official blog of Exvana

10 reasons why you’ll love scuba diving. - The official blog of Exvana | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
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More Japanese tsunami debris to reach B.C. coast - Canada - CBC News

More Japanese tsunami debris to reach B.C. coast - Canada - CBC News | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
More debris from Japan's 2011 tsunami, that began washing ashore the coast of British Columbia over the summer, could be on the way.
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What Do You Really Know About Shark Finning?

What Do You Really Know About Shark Finning? | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
How is a shark finned? A shark is caught, its fin is cut off and the shark is thrown back into the ocean, alive, to drown to death.
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Where Is San Diego's Sand Going?

Where Is San Diego's Sand Going? | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Researchers from Scripps Institute of Oceanography are using lasers to track where sand goes as it's washed off the beach.
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TIPS FOR MAINTAINING YOUR BC

TIPS FOR MAINTAINING YOUR BC | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
* Start by giving your BC a good freshwater rinse to hose off any big chunks of sand and dirt. * Fill a tub with fresh water, dunk the BC repeatedly, then leave it alone for a five-minute soak.
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