Category Archives: Dec Stop

Plastic is in everything now

Plastic is in everything

Plastic is in everything now. Here are seven places it’s turned up lately From seawater to salt, here are seven places where plastic pollution doesn’t belong. Photo Credit: Credit: DutchScenery/ Shutterstock Plastic pollution is a lot like your curious cat. She’ll find the tiniest nook, where nothing should fit, and she’ll sneak in. Your cat and […]

DiveStyle Goes Ghost Fishing UK

What is Ghost Fishing? ‘Ghost Fishing’ is what fishing gear does when it has been lost, dumped or abandoned. Nets, long lines, fish traps or any man made contraptions designed to catch fish or marine organisms are considered capable of ghost fishing when unattended, and without anyone profiting from the catches, they are affecting already depleted […]

Scuba Diving Hand Signals

scuba diving hand signals

Scuba Diving Hand Signals Are you able to communicate underwater? Do you have a scuba diving hand signal vocabulary that will help you and your buddy affectively communicate? Why not watch the video and see how many of the scuba hand signals you recognise. Be honest and test yourself! Communication underwater is a very important […]

News – Portland Search & Rescue Helicopter

LAST DAY OR SERVICE A coastguard search and rescue helicopter will be retired later despite a campaign and 100,000-signature petition to save the service. The Portland helicopter has been rescuing people from across the South West with the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) since 1995. The area will now be served by a new £20m-helicopter […]