Summit 2014: Travelling Towards Sustainability

Summit 2014: Travelling Towards Sustainability

Our theme brings together four speakers with over a hundred years of experience in the dive community. As owners of dive travel companies or as marine scientists they have observed the disturbing directions that our ocean environment is taking. They realize the...
A Guide to Best Practices for Shark and Ray Tourism

A Guide to Best Practices for Shark and Ray Tourism

With one in four species of shark and ray threatened with extinction the World Wildlife Fund and the Manta Trust thru Project Aware has made available a Guide to Best Practices for Shark and Ray Tourism. The goal is to give you a set of guidelines enabling you to make...
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...
Green Fins Videos on Responsible Diving

Green Fins Videos on Responsible Diving

Our Ocean Allies Green Fins and Reef World are proud to release a nine-part series of how-to-videos that will guide dive centers in becoming more environmentally friendly. Pointers are given on how to implement the Green Fin’s Code of Conduct. Solutions and guidance...