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Scuba Diving News from News.Google.com:
Swimmer Lynne Cox in Mumbai
"Mid-Day Mumbai, India
... I tried scuba diving once without any success, she said with a
grin. I don t really have to make an effort to stay afloat. ...
Shipwreck fan touts Kodiak tourism possibilities
"Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, AK
... He said advances in scuba diving technology will make sunken ships
around Kodiak more accessible. Hess foresees a time when diving ...
Police urge recreational diving care this summer
"New Zealand Police, New Zealand
... Water Safety New Zealand statistics show that 90 people have drowned through diving
accidents in the last ten years -- 58 through scuba diving and 32 through ...
Los Angeles County Underwater Instructor Certification Course ...
"Deeper Blue, UK
... in 1954, UICC is the oldest and most respected instructor-training course in scuba
today. The current UICC program, the most thorough available in diving, is a ...
Snorkeling News from news.AllTheWeb.com:
Rallying Around an Underwater Preserve
"Apo may seem typical of the thousands of small islands scattered throughout the Philippine Archipelago. Less than an hour away from Dumaguete City, capital of the province of Negros Oriental, the island has few of the trappings of an urban community."
Starwood Vacation Ownership Celebrates the Grand Opening Of Its First Hawai'i Vacation Ownership Property
"Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc. (SVO) held a traditional Hawaiian blessing for its grand opening of the first phase of The Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas, Starwood's first vacation ownership property in Hawai'i. Prior to opening in September 2003, the resort sold out its inventory of the first phase consisting of 103 villas."
Golfing in Hawaii
"The Hawaiian islands of Maui and Kauai are accessible from Boston via direct flights, though most carriers make one stop on the West Coast. From Boston to Kahului, Maui, upcoming round-trip air fare available at press time started at $596 on American Airlines, connecting through Los Angeles."
Scuba News from Feedster:
Underwater Photography Tips from New York Institute of Photography
If you re thinking about heading someplace warm this winter why not dip your big toe into underwater photography? Here are some quick tips to get you started....
Scientist evaluates whether no-take zones attract lobster
Key West Citizen Dec 8 2003 4:42AM ET
Scuba News from NewsTrove.com:
Hana Hou: The Magazine of Hawaiian Airlines
From the pier, the newly built glass-bottom boat Marian may be reminiscent of an old admiral’s barge, but don’t be fooled—this thoroughly modern tour boat has little in common with its work-horse ancestor.
Departing from Kona’s Kailua Pier, the 36-foot Marian offers a personal tour of the Big Island’s rugged Kohala coast for up to 44 passengers—32 of whom at any given time can look through glass viewing boxes at the multitudes of tropical fish, awesome underwater volcanic arches and exquisite coral gardens along this rocky coast."
DECEMBER 08, 2003 -
When it comes to Rodale's collection of niche sports titles, Tom Beusse likes to think broadly.
As president of the Men's Health and Sports Group, Beusse in the past year has spearheaded an all-out effort to improve the quality of enthusiast magazines Backpacker, Bicycling, Scuba Diving and Runner's World, hiring new editors in chief and charging them with the mission of reaching beyond their hardcore readers.
And in doing so, several of those titles are now beginning to see the payoff, with gains in circulation and in advertising."
American Zoo and Aquarium Association
"NATURAL SCIENCE CURATOR I (AQUARIST)
North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher
Location: Kure Beach, NC
Date: Dec 5, 2003
POSITION WILL FUNCTION AS AQUARIST FOR THE NC AQUARIUM AT FORT FISHER. DESCRIPTION OF WORK: This position reports directly to the Aquarium Curator and is responsible for the daily care of all aquatic animals in the display, holding and quarantine systems. Maintains life support systems and the tank background inserts and displays."
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