Solomons Dive Fest 2017 October 2-7

Dive Fest Edit

In celebration of the magnificent diving experiences the Solomon Islands has to offer the international dive community, the 2nd Annual Solomon Dive Fest 2017 will take place in the country’s Western Province from October 2-7 2017.


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Team Chosen Articles from the Current Issue

Plastics – Pouring down rivers into the world’s oceans

Plastics – Pouring down rivers into the world’s oceans

The research team reporting in 2014 that there are over 5 trillion pieces of plastic weighing over 250,000 tonnes …

Friendship runs deep – “We just wanted to bring our friends back”

Friendship runs deep – “We just wanted to bring our friends back”

Diving into the Unknown is the just released movie by Juan Reina that’s more than just a dramatic tale about the …

Crayfish ‘functionally extinct’ in Hauraki Gulf

Crayfish ‘functionally extinct’ in Hauraki Gulf

Accusations of bias from commercial interests have been directed at LegaSea since we launched the Crayfish Crisis …

Editorial by Dave Moran

Positive action, and some total bs about the stewardship of NZ fisheries

I recently had the pleasure of attending the New Zealand Underwater Association’s (NZUA) 64th AGM which was held at the Dolphin’s Underwater club rooms beside Lake Pupuke, Auckland (30 June–1 July), hosted by Wettie Spearfishing Club. Many divers have no idea what the NZUA does behind the …

Also In the Current Issue

Species Science Focus – the Sand flounder,
with Paul Caiger

The undersea forests of California’s Channel Islands

The changing face of conservation – How you can sign up

Building artificial reefs, the BIRI initiative

Paradise Cocos Keeling, way off the beaten track

The birth of a new underwater video camera – The Paralenz story

The Solomon Islands Dive Festival – all you need to know to get there!

Why Wakatobi? – Here’s a dozen irresistible reasons!



Cover details: Diving into the Unknown, Documentary, by Juan Reina.

Photo Competition

photo-comp-2_180wEntry into the Shades Of Colour Photographic Competition is free! And there are prizes to be won in two categories.


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