December, 2016

Merry Sharkmas!

By on 22 December 2016

Well, 2016 is almost at an end. It’s been a crazy roller-coaster of a year. I’ve been pretty much living out of a suitcase while splitting my year between three “homes” (California/Utila/Sweden). I am still reeling from the devastation of the current/future political situation. I am still grappling with the “how can this be happening” […]

Inspiring Conversations With Ocean Leaders – Online Now

By on 14 December 2016

The Blue Ocean Summit Features 14 Ocean Change-makers Sharing Their Stories of Success Hosted by Blue Ocean Network, the third annual Blue Ocean Summit celebrates “Uncommon Leaders in Transitional Times.” The speakers come from a range of backgrounds and work in diverse fields (art, music, science, business), but all share the same goal of creating a […]

How To Find Sustainable Dive Operators: Part I

By on 10 December 2016

This is Part I of the Guide to Finding Sustainable Dive Operators. Part II features scuba industry specific independent certifications, Part III discusses voluntary standards for environmentally responsible diving, and Part IV will present green travel, tourism, and business certifications. SCUBA Training Agency Recognitions Wouldn’t it be great if the dive industry had a certificate or rating for […]