Whale Shark experts are currently meeting in Perth, Australia. On the agenda: the increased protection required by one of the world’s largest fish. Already protected in Australian water’s, the Whale Shark is still fished for in Asian countries. The conference is expected to highlight the economic benefits to countries from the tourism potential of the sharks.
DEMA has opposed a move by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission (FWC) to ban all shark feeding.
If love to be able to talk to your dive buddy while underwater, Ocean Technology Systems recently introduced its new, high-end POWERCOM and MILCOM communications systems.
Aggressor Adventures’ Director of Conservation and Outreach Samantha Whitcraft has won DEMA’S 2020 Wave Maker Award.