Diving news and announcements.
In this issue: TBNMS Hosts AAUS Symposium, Keeping Track of Regulations, NOAA Diver and Divemaster Classes, Website Tips, Next NDCSB Meeting, Stories from the Field.
Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary hosted the annual American Academy of Underwater Sciences symposium from September 12 to 16, 2017.
DAN has reported potential safety problems with new flexible braided hoses that are sometimes used with regulators.
It seems like a small thing, but dust caps are actually a necessary safety device.
In this issue: Dr. J. Morgan Wells, SBP Summit, Safety Meeting, Changes to NDSSM, NDP Annual Report, Alpha Flags, Field Trainers, Regulator Maintenance, Next NDCSB Meeting, Stories from the Field.
NOAA divers and their reciprocity partners recently completed another research mission in the U.S. Virgin Islands in support of the National Coral Reef Monitoring Program.
NOAA Divers from Monitor National Marine Sanctuary (MNMS) and the National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science are exploring shipwrecks in the proposed MNMS expansion area aboard NOAA Ship Nancy Foster.
Dr. Morgan Wells, a pioneer in the diving world and founding director of the NOAA Diving Program, passed away on July 28, 2017.
In this issue: Annual Report, Divers Honored, Shore Recalls, Dive Log, O2 Certificates, Field Trainers, NDC Classes, PII, Non-NOAA Divers Using NOAA Vessels, T-Shirt Design Contest, Field Stories.
Students from the University of Hawai'i (UH) received hands-on training for the the UH Marine Archaeology Surveying Techniques course.