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Bugfest photos


I know it has been a couple weeks but with lobster season started and a couple new work ventures on the go, it has been difficult to find time to get online and to edit and crop photos.  I will … 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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Shore diving this week in Florida


Well folks, it appears still that the shore dive gods may be with us up here in Vero Beach area. Flat to one foot swells up till Friday. Sunrise around 6:30 am and high tide 8:37 for Wednesday. Winds under … Continue reading

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Creature Feature – Atlantic Bonito


With my recent post, Shark Alert- Bonitos are running of course I had to take a closer look at why these critters are sought after by the larger gamefish like sharks, blue fin tuna, and sailfish.  There are 4 types … 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 – Leatherback Turtle


Since turtle season is in full swing and I am diving much more often earlier this year, I thought it would be good to bone up on my turtles a little bit more. Quick Leatherback Turtle Facts: 1. Did you … Continue reading

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Sand Gulf Flounder


This week, I saw and captured pictures and video of a gorgeous Gulf sand Flounder.  I am still new to identifying all of my reef friends but with my trusty REEF Net CD, I easily looked this up. I have … Continue reading

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Creature feature – Fire worm


Today for creature feature I am highlighting the fire worm.  The bearded fireworm does not move very fast as you can see from my video and is not a super huge threat to humans unless touched by a careless swimmer … Continue reading

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Dive conditions thru Tuesday 4/3/12 for Vero beach & Fort Pierce


ok, it is looking pretty good starting Thursday for Vero Beach & Fort pierce.  Although I have heard it has been calmer this week under foot waves with swells of 3-5 feet.  Not too bad today and under 3 feet … Continue reading

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Vero Beach – Pepper Park updates (3/24/12)


“Dream the impossible Dream” Well, my diver friends… Fingers are crossed and gear is packed.  Updates for Vero Beach and Pepper Park regions in Fort Pierce are looking goooood for tomorrow.  Yesterday there was hardly any surf and this mornings … Continue reading

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