Monday, August 27, 2007

DANs my buddy

White Sands Dive Shop's Students Insured With Divers Alert Network

The Student Membership Program is a free program offered to all entry-level divers and includes $20,000 of recompression treatment insurance in the unlikely event a student develops decompression illness during the course of their training. It is open to all entry-level divers. Students may enroll online at after enrolling in an Discover SCUBA Diving, SCUBA Diver, or Open Water Diver course at White Sands Dive Shop. A new interactive website, was created to answer questions and concerns commonly expressed by new divers, and to provide excitement and information just when a new diver wants it most.

Monday, August 6, 2007

Help Monitor Ambergris Caye's Reef (no age limit on volunteers)

Monitor Coral Reefs with Project AWARE
White Sands Dive Shop is
taking action to regularly monitor coral reefs. Information is needed to help scientists understand coral reef bleaching and recovery issues globally. The data you contribute from healthy or bleached corals helps scientists shed light on serious conservation issues. Want to collect data as an individual or during your dive travels? Just want a sample to help educate dive students about coral bleaching? Email or with your request.