Tag Archives: Diving

Galapagos : Tour operator’s failings led to diver’s death

Source : Kent News UK An experienced diver lost her life on a dream trip to the Galapagos Islands after a series of basic failures by tour organisers, a coroner has ruled. Gillingham-born Donna Newton, 40, died after running into difficulties … Continue reading

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Sharkwater: on the other side of the ocean

Sharkwater is an amazing movie about the things we cannot know or care about in the oceans and in the world unless we are there. Released in 2007 to critical acclaim, this hauntingly beautiful HD film takes us into the … Continue reading

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Rediscovering Diving In The Galapagos

Posted by admin on 1/28/09 • Categorized as Dive Reports Sometimes, what I’ve known gets in the way of what I could learn. I realized that what I knew just stood in my way when I first moved to Panama.  … Continue reading

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Galapagos National Park New Dive Rules

Posted by admin on 8/10/09 • Categorized as The Galapagos Land-based diving in the Galapagos has never been regulated. That is now changing. PNG (Parque Nacional Galapagos) had lots of Puerto Ayora meetings last week.  Bottom line for land-based dive … Continue reading

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Only in Galapagos (Excellent diving article)

Marine biologist Keith Hiscock visited the Galápagos islands in April to discover marine ecosystems that were unique to the islands and that can provide further understanding of biogeography and  evevolution.                                  Keith Hiscock is Programme Director of the Marine … Continue reading

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