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Mark Evans

Mark Evans
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.
Commercial diving as a career (2)

Commercial diving as a career

For a fleeting moment I honestly thought that better weather was at last around the corner… Wrong! After a brief Christmas break, we were...
Green Fins

Dive professionals can now become Green Fins Certified individuals

The Reef-World Foundation - the international co-ordinators of the Green Fins initiative, which aims to protect reefs by ensuring environmentally friendly diving and snorkelling practices...
grey-seal- plastic flying ring

Third seal found with plastic ring around its neck

A third adult grey seal with a plastic flying ring stuck around its neck has been rescued off the beach at Horsey in Norfolk...
Great Barrier Reef

Scientists say new corals on Great Barrier Reef down by 89 percent

Unprecedented coral-bleaching events in 2016 and 2017 have led to the number of new corals on Australia's Great Barrier Reef dramatically declining by 89...
Project Coral

Project Coral ‘babies’ to help restore Florida reefs

The Horniman Museum and Gardens’ pioneering coral reproduction work, Project Coral (as seen on BBC One's Blue Planet Live, has this week taken a...
Dirty Dozen

The Dirty Dozen expands into the freediving market

High-end expedition organiser Dirty Dozen Expeditions is expanding into the freediving market after exclusively catering to a niche market of CCR wreck divers. The Dirty...
HEPCA - single-use plastics

Egypt’s Red Sea governor bans single-use plastics

Egypt’s Red Sea governor, General Ahmed Abdullah, has decided to ban single-use or disposable plastics starting from June after agreeing to a proposal submitted...
Debra Lilley, President of Deptherapy and Deptherapy Education

Deptherapy welcomes new President – Debra Lilley

Scuba diving rehabilitation charity, Deptherapy, is delighted to announce the appointment of its new President, Debra Lilley, from 1 April 2019.Debra has over 30...
internship programme

DAN welcomes new interns as internship programme expands beyond research

Divers Alert Network is proud to provide internship opportunities to four accomplished individuals this summer. The DAN Internship Programme was created more than 20...
Mares XR Line

Important safety notice – voluntary recall Mares XR line inflator

Mares has put out a voluntary product recall notice in reference to a quality issue with the inflator unit mounted on the XR line...