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2012 Lauderdale by the Sea BUGFEST


I have been waiting to announce this until I had some final details ironed out. I think we have most things sorted including hotel deals. This is the inaugural Lauderdale by the Sea BUGFEST. Mini lobster season is 12:01 am … Continue reading

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Barry the Barracudu – Smoking Barrel found – is it start of Zombie Apocalypse?


Barry the Barracuda reporting in again my dive friends. A couple of days ago I was cruising off shore looking for my next meal, when this barrel went floating by. I thought rum or Hoffa? And my thoughts went back … Continue reading

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LDBS today pics (4/21/12)


ok, we arrived about 10 am and I hate to say the rotor on jeep has gone so we have Diego the car guy coming around recommended by Steve from Gold Coast.  Picked up Ric’s new steel 120’s and I … Continue reading

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Creature Feature – French Angelfish


I love angelfish!  Rich & I have been extremely fortunate that we have seen this gorgeous creatures on many scuba dives, even shore diving!  In fact I would say in our local shore diving locations we frequent, it is rare … Continue reading

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Creature Feature – Green Sea Turtle


Let’s start of with one questions, why is it called the green sea turtle? I have seen these numerous times while scuba diving both on boats and off the shore and they certainly aren’t particularly green.  Did you know it … Continue reading

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Rich asks…Why are you diving with that Tank?


First off, I am going to do a quick intro here. Hubby Rich as many of my followers know is OCD about the equipment. I love him and never have to worry about things going wrong. With that said, where … Continue reading

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Why are sea Turtles endangered?


This initially started on yesterday’s post about Leatherbacks but I realized that it may be a lengthy read and should cover all of the sea turtles not just Leatherback turtles. I hope if I can raise a little awareness in … Continue reading

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Florida Sea Turtle nesting season is now!


Let’s talk sea turtles.  I love these gorgeous creatures and I consider myself super fortunate to see them in at least 60% of my shore dives during turtle season.  We are so spoiled that in summer, I am disappointed on … Continue reading

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Creature feature – Spiny Florida (Caribbean) Lobster Reproduction


As lobster season ends for a few month here in Florida, I thought it would be kinda cool to check out how spiny lobsters reproduce, what turns them on and why. I was diving the other day and was pretty … Continue reading

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Shore diving conditions Vero beach & Pepper park thru 4/12/12


Super nice thing about Lauren coming back to work in the new store for us…she actually scoped out the surf conditions for me and gave me a heads up for good days. with that said, it appears to be calmer … Continue reading

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