Tag Archives: danielle’s dives

Shore diving considerations for maximum enjoyment


With shore divers’ independence comes added planning responsibility.  You simply do not have that added safety buffer of the divemaster on a boat.  While you can pay someone to come along, I find following some simple steps and procedures and … Continue reading

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Upcoming shore diving forecasts for East Florida


Ok, fellow shore divers, do you want the good news or the bad? It was gorgeous this weekend at the beach from Fort Pierce all the way up to Cape canaveral, if you love surfing!  Nice day, big swells and … Continue reading

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Apologies for not posting…I was kidnapped by Gypsy Rose Studios


I have not been able to enjoy the diving world very much recently as my newest venture Gypsy Rose Studios has kidnapped me from most things that bring me pleasure in life, including diving.  I have 3 shows a week, … Continue reading

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Clear Viz reports Pepper Park & Wabasso Park


Good news for Central Florida and Treasure Coast Divers shore divers….we have clear visibility alerts for both Pepper Park in Fort Pierce, Humiston Park and Wabasso Park in North Vero by the Disney Resort. This in from Paul aka “Sheeper”  … Continue reading

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Clear Viz alerts


I have been out of the water for a week or so but have been getting some emails asking for viz reports. update….Saturday(8/18) is stormy, thunderstorms and very wet! update 8/20 winds and water will be chopping up late Friday … Continue reading

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Creature Feature – Brittle Stars


When I was in Lauderdale by the Sea shore diving for Bugfest 2012 recently, I noticed lots of little spiky legs sticking out from hidey holes.  Hubby Rich flipped over a rock and found one hiding beneath.  I was a … Continue reading

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Quick overview of Bugfest 2012 in Lauderdale by the Sea Day 1


I know it has been a few days since my last post.  It has been kinda crazy taking a few days off in the middle of the week and then rushing straight back to work for the weekend.  I am … Continue reading

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Where I am shore diving this next week and half


Checklist to bag bugs off shore diving: Car rental hotel reservation lobster license drivers license credit card & cash tickle stick, lobster bag, lobster net, measuring gauge cooler full dive gear extra tank reserved at Gold Coast Scuba bathing suits … Continue reading

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Mini Lobster Season conditions reports, shark alerts & updates


Ok kids….we are t minus 60 hours or so and counting till mini lobster season. Life happens all to often and puts things out of our control.  I have some changes in what I will be doing due to staffing … Continue reading

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Shark teeth 201 – Identification Florida recent teeth


In Florida, locals and tourists both share a fascination with finding a shark’s tooth.  Why are we so enthralled by these creatures?  Is it the fear they strike in our very core?  Is it the beauty that can be found … Continue reading

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