Diver Saves Puffer Fish

Diver Saves Puffer Fish

Puffer fish are beautiful and amazing. their defensive armor reminds me of a medieval knight or maybe an Ankylosaurs, the armored Dinosaurs that roamed the earth during the Jurassic and Cretaceous periods. (photo – factspy.net) To avoid becoming lunch, these...
Friendly Seal and Scuba Diver Face Off

Friendly Seal and Scuba Diver Face Off

Recently, we posted two great stories of marine mammals interacting with divers. In one post we told of an incident off the coast of Costa Rica when two Brazilian divers were approached by a manta ray that wanted them to remove a fishing line, see: Saving a Giant...
Saving a Giant Manta

Saving a Giant Manta

We love this story, it’s not current but very worth bringing to your attention again. In 2014 two Brazilians were diving in the Bat Islands off northern Costa Rica. They were having a great day, seeing sharks, mantas and huge schools of fish, but they were not...
Fifty Shades of Blue, A Valentine From The Deep

Fifty Shades of Blue, A Valentine From The Deep

Happy Valentine’s Day to all Ocean Lovers. Have we got some risque stories for you, care of our friends from the deep! First, the cute stuff. The racy comes later! Make sure to read to the end. The Ocean Conservancy celebrates this day by highlighting some very...
Sustainable 6-Packs for Ocean Huggers

Sustainable 6-Packs for Ocean Huggers

Plastics in the Ocean take a Toll The harmful effects of plastic, both on our oceans and lakes, is no secret. That’s why Saltwater Brewery, a craft brewer based in Florida, came up with an ingenious alternative to the plastic six-pack rings known to get ingested by...