Scuba diving gives us the huge privilege of having direct interaction with the marine environment. Every time we dive in we expose ourselves to the unknown, and though we may have some expectations in mind, it is that element of surprise, the uniqueness of each dive and our appreciation of the underwater world that keeps us going back.
As divers we are able to see first-hand the changes our oceans are going through. Marine debris, overfishing and climate change have direct effects on marine ecosystems and equally on our diving experience. Have you ever thought of the risks to the environment posed by the diving industry?
Reef-Word Foundation outlines several actions that each diver or snorkeler can embrace to take his/her diving experience one step further and to be an environmentally conscious diver.
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