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Lauderdale by the Sea (4/22/12)


Ok, Rich had me up by 6:30 and we are coffeed up and getting ready to hit the shore.  Just walked down and it appears to still have slight wave action by the shore but it has definitely flattened out … Continue reading

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Reports for this weekend down the East coast


I personally will be scuba diving in Lauderdale by the Sea on Saturday, Sunday and Monday. That means it must be looking good there for me to drive down and book hotel.   Lots of fabulous shore dives plan.  May … 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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Captain’s Quarter in LDBS rudest hotel clerk ever


First, up front I am going to tell you I am about to rant.  You can turn off if you want to. As many of you know who have read my posts about Florida diving, I am one of the … Continue reading

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Next 10 days forecast Feb 21, 2012


Ok, really quick. Shore diving updates for Florida East Coast within drive time for me. The best day this week for shore diving appears to be Friday still from Vero Beach to Lauderdale. For Vero under a foot on Friday. … Continue reading

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Next 7 days dive forecast – shore diving


First, I would like to apologize for not posting much lately. It has been the car month from HELL! Have had several different auto repairs done on two vehicles by Triangle Auto in Merritt Island only to have some issues … Continue reading

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Lauderdale by the Sea (1/24/12) 9am – looks good


Ok, after a rough night’s sleep, legs a twitching cuz I didn’t eat my banana yesterday and rich up for a few hours with the attack of the killer hotdogs, we are up and about. We walked ovr to Datura … Continue reading

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Rough seas today (1/23/12)


Just a quick update.  Rich and I got up early today to head out for early  am dive.  It is now 11am and we are still not in the water.  Swell report and magic seaweed both stated 1 ft seas … Continue reading

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Shore diving was fabulous today! Dive 1 (1/22/12)


Today was an incredible day for diving! We arrived at Lauderdale by the Sea yesterday and checked into the Santa Barbara Inn. This morning we got up super early and headed to the water by 8 am. we had the … Continue reading

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