All Articles in the August, 2018 Issue

All Articles in the August, 2018 Issue All Undercurrent Back Issues Most articles from 2015 and on are only available in full to Online Members. Bahamas Aggressor, The Bahamas, sharks and swimming pigs It’s a Dog’s Life! Cozumel and the Cenotes, Yucatan, Mexico, commuting to the caverns Will the Sport of Scuba Diving Survive? You’ll Need More Than That to Get Me to Visit Misfortune Follows the Siren Fleet, is there something inherently wrong? Regulator Servicing: Do It Every Two Years Wooden Hulls, Tumble Dryers and Single Engines A Taste…

All Articles in the August, 2018 Issue

All Articles in the August, 2018 Issue All Undercurrent Back Issues Most articles from 2015 and on are only available in full to Online Members. Bahamas Aggressor, The Bahamas, sharks and swimming pigs It’s a Dog’s Life! Cozumel and the Cenotes, Yucatan, Mexico, commuting to the caverns Will the Sport of Scuba Diving Survive? You’ll Need More Than That to Get Me to Visit Misfortune Follows the Siren Fleet, is there something inherently wrong? Regulator Servicing: Do It Every Two Years Wooden Hulls, Tumble Dryers and Single Engines A Taste…

Collection of late actor Robin Williams to hit auction block

Collection of late actor Robin Williams to hit auction block NEW YORK (Reuters) – Artwork, memorabilia, personal possessions and other ephemera from the collection of actor Robin Williams and his former wife Marsha will hit the auction block in October with a portion of proceeds benefiting causes they supported, Sotheby’s said on Friday. FILE PHOTO: Billy Crystal takes the stage to pay tribute to the late Robin Williams, shown on a large screen, during the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, California August 25, 2014. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni The “Creating…

Collection of late actor Robin Williams to hit auction block

Collection of late actor Robin Williams to hit auction block NEW YORK (Reuters) – Artwork, memorabilia, personal possessions and other ephemera from the collection of actor Robin Williams and his former wife Marsha will hit the auction block in October with a portion of proceeds benefiting causes they supported, Sotheby’s said on Friday. FILE PHOTO: Billy Crystal takes the stage to pay tribute to the late Robin Williams, shown on a large screen, during the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, California August 25, 2014. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni The “Creating…

Introducing Tavish Campbell Coastal Photography

Introducing Tavish Campbell Coastal Photography From the decks of expedition sailboats, fishing vessels and research boats, to charter vessels, dive operations, tall ships and kayaks, Tavish Campbell has spent most of his life exploring the coastline of British Columbia above and below water. Growing up on a remote boat-access-only island gave Tavish an early start on the ocean. Co-captaining his first multi-day sailing trips with his 13 year old twin sister started a lifelong love of being on the sea exploring coastal B.C. as well as foreign waters. Sailing has brought…

The Bluemoon Adventure

The Bluemoon Adventure A new breed of diving adventure (just for women!) Catherine Edsell FRGS, expedition leader, Reef Check Trainer, PADI Divemaster and yoga teacher from Cathadventure has teamed up with Ida Vincent, fellow expedition leader, Marine Biologist and PADI Divemaster to bring you a new sub-aqua adventure on the reefs of Mangili, Southwest Madagascar 1-10 March 2019 Coral reef conservation has always been a huge passion of theirs, and whilst surveying the reefs of the Maldives last summer, they had an idea.  Catherine already leads all-women adventures in the Namibian…

Red Sea Flights: More Choice Than Ever Before

Red Sea Flights: More Choice Than Ever Before Diving holiday specialist Regaldive has noticed a surge in demand for their Red Sea programme for the 2018/2019 winter season. With a wider range of airports than ever before offering flights to the Red Sea, UK divers are being provided with exceptional choice and convenience. From November 2018 until April 2019, divers looking to visit the northern Red Sea resorts will be able to fly to Hurghada from the UK’s regional airports including Bristol, Luton, East Midlands, Newcastle and Glasgow, as well…

Introducing Abucs Scuba Centre

Introducing Abucs Scuba Centre Since 1994, Abucs Scuba Charters has been offering personalized dive charters to the world class shipwrecks in the 1000 Islands Region of the St. Lawrence River. Over the past twenty years, we have grown from a single charter vessel, to a PADI full service operation with a fleet of four Transport Canada approved charter boats, and a CSA-approved air station offering air, nitrox, and high pressure oxygen in Brockville, Ontario. We are now expanding into Kingston, Ontario with a PADI full service dive centre. We are offering…

Sharkwater Extinction

Sharkwater Extinction Sharkwater: Extinction (2018). This is the late Rob Stewart’s third film. Stewart’s mission was to save the sharks and oceans before it’s too late, and exposes this multi-billion dollar industry which exists in West Africa, Spain, Panama, Costa Rico, France and even our own backyard. This film dives into the often violent underworld of the pirate fishing trade. Rob Stewart’s passion of  protecting sharks earned him some powerful enemies. Shark fining is still alive and shark fin soup is considered a symbol of status in the Chinese culture. Sharks are…

Emperor Divers’ lovely liveaboard offers

Emperor Divers’ lovely liveaboard offers Be it the Red Sea, the Maldives or Indonesia, Emperor Divers has some tempting offers to get you diving those warm waters on lovely liveaboards. Red Sea 10/08- 17/08| Emperor Elite | Famous Five | Was €1199 / £1043Now €819 / £713 17/08 – 24/08| Emperor Elite | Reefs & Wrecks | Was €969 / £843Now €769 / £669 29/11 – 06/12| Emperor Asmaa | South and St Johns | Was €999 / £869Now €899 / £782 07/12 – 14/12| Emperor Elite | Brothers, Safaga…