DEMA Show Update

[space height=”20″] I just returned from a week at DEMA ( Dive Equipment & Marketing Association) in Las Vegas, Nevada. DEMA is a non-profit international organization dedicated to the promotion and growth of recreational scuba diving and snorkeling. They sponsor a trade-only event for businesses in the scuba diving industry, which I usually attend each…

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Giant Pacific Octopus Facts You’ll Want to Know

Our guest blogger, Christine Simon, has put together some facts on our own Giant pacific octopus. The post was originally submitted for a marine biology class at Duke University. Giant Pacific Octopus (GPO) 1. Three cool facts about the GPO- did you know- – Giant Pacific Octopuses have three hearts! Two hearts pump blood to…

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Scuba Diving in Curaçao

Just a quick post- I’m currently scuba diving in Curaçao, part of the Netherlands Antilles, just off the coast of Venezuela in the Caribbean. While I’m away, we’ll still be running our daily dive tours and taking advantage of the great fall visibility and abundant marine life in the Pacific Northwest. The scuba diving in…

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Reef Environmental Education Foundation

One of the organizations I’m involved in is Reef Environmental Education Foundation (REEF). REEF helps to educate the public about marine ecosystems, and enlists divers to help survey and study fish and invertebrate species. As part to of my goal to help with protecting marine environments, I regularly conduct REEF fish ID surveys of Seattle…

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