Advertisement
Home Authors Posts by Mark Evans

Mark Evans

Mark Evans
583 POSTS 1 COMMENTS
Scuba Diver's Editor-in-Chief Mark Evans has been in the diving industry for nearly 25 years, and has been diving since he was just 12 years old. 30-odd years later and he is still addicted to the underwater world.

Diver missing in Tubbataha Reef Marine Park

A huge search operation is underway in the Sulu Sea after a diver went missing while diving in the Tubbataha Reef Marine Park. The diver...

102 diving docs descend on Solomons for 2019 SPUMS conference

In May, the Solomon Islands played host to the South Pacific Underwater Medicine Society’s (SPUMS) 48th Annual Scientific Meeting. The conference, held at the...

Castletown on Portland Bill – back on the diving map!

Stuart Philpott is a long-time South Coast diver, and here he reminisces about Portland’s heydays – and how it is being put back on...

Cruise ship company Carnival fined US$20m for polluting oceans

The world’s largest cruise ship company, Carnival, has been hit with a US$20 million penalty for pumping pollution into the ocean, violating terms of...

US shark attack victim calls for ‘respect for sharks’

A North Carolina teenager was airlifted to hospital on Sunday 2 June after a serious shark attack left her with severe injuries to her...

World War Two relics are given protected status to mark the 75th anniversary of...

To mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day, six World War Two concrete structures built as replica landing craft for training, nine sunken army tanks, two...

Tragic accident claims diver off Devon coast

A diver has died after getting into difficulty while exploring a dive site off the Devon coast. Not many details are known at the moment,...

Take part in this dive industry survey – and win a £100 gift card!

Do you live and breathe all things scuba diving? Are you taking your first steps into the sport? Would you like to help shape...

UK gains 41 new Marine Conservation Zones

The Wildlife Trusts has welcomed the news that the Government is designating a third phase of 41 new Marine Conservation Zones (MCZs). This historic move...

World record underwater clean-up attempt scheduled for June

Want to help set a new world record while at the same time doing your bit for the environment? Divers from around the world...