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…

Deptherapy Team mark IYOR 2018 with launch of new environmental project

Deptherapy Team mark IYOR 2018 with launch of new environmental project A team of UK Armed Forces veterans is launching a project to ‘give back’ to the marine environment that they credit with turning their lives around. The 30 wounded in service veterans, all suffering from life changing physical and / or mental injuries, are Programme Members of scuba diving rehabilitation charity Deptherapy. The aim of the ‘Protecting Our Oceans’project is to raise awareness of the fragility of the world’s oceans and for each Deptherapy Programme Member to make their…

Maldives Liveaboards: Regaldive’s Hot Property

Maldives Liveaboards: Regaldive’s Hot Property The Maldives is fast becoming the ‘go-to’ destination for divers travelling beyond the Red Sea. The Maldives has been attracting divers to its waters for decades, and it’s easy to see why:  reefs rich in marine life, home to large numbers of whalesharks, dolphins and several species of sharks and regular interactions with manta rays. The Maldives also offers divers some of the best drift diving in the world. Leading tour operator Regaldive has recently noticed a surge in enquiries for Maldives liveaboards. They attribute…

Degree sparks necessary debate

Degree sparks necessary debate Shortly after completing my PhD in the U.S., I taught in the University of Alberta’s genetics department. It’s also where I started my broadcasting career. I’m honoured that the university is giving me an honorary degree for being “the face of environmental consciousness to generations of Canadians as well as viewers in more than 40 countries worldwide.” Although I’m just one of 13 people receiving honorary degrees in June, my award has stirred up controversy. As flattering as it is to be made the fulcrum of…

Introducing the Canadian Network for Ocean Education (CaNOE)

Introducing the Canadian Network for Ocean Education (CaNOE) CaNOE, the Canadian Network for Ocean Education, is a network for the advancement of ocean literacy in Canada. At CaNOE, we link our diverse members with best practices to chart a course towards a sustainable future for Canadians that includes ocean education. We connect Canadians from Arctic to Atlantic to Pacific coasts and everywhere in between who are working towards ocean literacy—and we’re as much about celebrating current efforts as we are about moving the ball forward. CaNOE provides a platform for…