Category Archives: Scuba News

126. Learn more about the DIVE BOAT Act, plus Wet Notes news, information and commentary



The Sea of Tomorrow Society of Beneath the Sea is offering a number of scholarships and grants for 2024. You can apply online at www.beneaththesea.us/scholarships. The scholarships and grants will be awarded at the Beneath the Sea Show in March 2024. The Q4 2023 edition of Alert Diver from Divers Alert Network is out. Once … Continue reading 126. Learn more about the DIVE BOAT Act, plus Wet Notes news, information and commentary


125. Special Episode – DEMA Show 2023 Recap



The Dive Equipment and Marketing Association (DEMA) Show took place in New Orleans November 14 – 17, 2023. The show continues to recover from the pandemic with a significant increase from the 2022 event. In this recap, I will give you some insights into the energy within our scuba industry. The show offers dive professionals … Continue reading 125. Special Episode – DEMA Show 2023 Recap


124. Sea Hunt It’s Still Alive – Man Overboard plus Wet Notes News, Information and Commentary



PADI AWARE Foundation has updated the Project AWARE Specialty course to be the PADI AWARE Specialty and includes electronic learning along with a take action workshop that you complete with your PADI Instructor of dive shop. How much trash is in the ocean? Ocean Conservancy recently published a blog post – let’s just say it … Continue reading 124. Sea Hunt It’s Still Alive – Man Overboard plus Wet Notes News, Information and Commentary


122. The Benefits of Group Dive Travel plus Wet Notes news, information and commentary



The 2023 Iceland whale hunt season is over and resulted in the deaths of 24 fin whales. The season was shortened by the Iceland government because the hunt failed to comply with Icelands Animal Welfare Act. For the record there are three countries that still hunt whales – Japan, Norway and Iceland. Whale deaths along … Continue reading 122. The Benefits of Group Dive Travel plus Wet Notes news, information and commentary


121. A look at the DAN Annual Diving Report plus Wet Notes, News, Information, and Commentary



Scuba Diving Magazine’s September/October issue is their 2023 Photo Issue. In this issue they present the 2023 winners of the Through Your Lens photo contest. The Women Divers Hall of Fame is now accepting applications for their 2024 Scholarship and Grant programs. Deadline for application is November 15, 2023 at 5 pm eastern. More info. … Continue reading 121. A look at the DAN Annual Diving Report plus Wet Notes, News, Information, and Commentary