Monthly Archives: June 2010

Stonefish


Stonefish -The Stonefish or Synanceia Verrucosa can almost look invisible against coral and rocks. This makes this saltwater fish very hard to spot. Unfortunately for humans and other creatures, this camouflage can kill. Their poison coming from the 13 spines … Continue reading

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June 4th – Day 3 – 6th dive


Time: 8:00 am Vis: 30 feet Water temp: 80 Air temp 88 Clear skies, very flat. Small current to the pier High tide coming up 12:30 3 mil wetsuit Well this is the last dive for the trip. We will … Continue reading

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June 3rd – Dive 3 – Skindive


Time: 3:00 pm Vis: 27 feet decreased vis, storms a brewing. Water temp: 82 Air temp 98 Clear skies, milder current to the pier than this am High tide just passed 12:20pm Skindive – no wetsuit Dive plan is to … Continue reading

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Nudibranchs


A nudibranch (pronounced /ˈnjuːdɨbræŋk/)[1] is a member of what is now a taxonomic clade, and what was previously a suborder, of soft-bodied, marine opisthobranch gastropod mollusks which shed their shell after their larval stage[2]. They are noted for their often … Continue reading

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Dive conditions June 18th-20th


Hello fellow undersea lovers- Viz has been reported off the beach and further offshore from Vero to LDBS. There is some slight upwelling. Sebastian visibility yesterday was about 30′ in 50′ of water. Flat conditions are expected this weekedn on … Continue reading

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June 3rd – Dive 2 – skindive


Time: 10:30 pm Vis: 30 feet Water temp: 82 Air temp 94 Clear skies, milder current to the pier than this am High tide will be around 12:20pm Skindive – no wetsuit We did a quick gearup with full bellies … Continue reading

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Equipment I use


I thought it would be a good idea to let you all know what I use. Coming from a padi certification I know there are certain “rules” or guidelines they give you. To be perfectly honest folks…I am not really … Continue reading

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June 3rd – Dive 1 – 7:30 am


Time: 7:30 pm Vis: 25 feet Water temp: 80 Air temp 90 Clear skies, good current to the pier High tide will be around 12:20pm 3 mil suit We hit the water really early today. Figured after the storm last … Continue reading

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June 2nd – day 2 – dive 2 (1st skin dive of season!)


Time: 2:30 pm Vis: 30 feet Water temp: 80 Air temp 92 Slight cloud cover. Current to the pier, milder than morning High tide was around noon skin dive – no suit Just had a quite bite and a couple … Continue reading

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June 2nd- day 2 – Dive 1


Set the alarm for 6am…but hit the snooze and crawled out of bed around 7am. Headed over to the 7-11 to grab a cup of jo and feed the beast (MY HUSBAND). We had all the equipment ready to go … Continue reading

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