Welcome to /r/scuba where scubbits dive deep! Ask questions and trade tips with a diverse community of divers, from open water newbies to dive instructors, commercial divers and scientists from around the world. Share your stories, pictures and video with a subreddit full of people who love the underwater world and dream fishy dreams. What are you waiting for? Come on in, the water is nice!
Oceans cover more than 70% of Earth and drive weather, regulate temperature, and support life on this planet. Our oceans are a vast system of diverse and complex ecosystems and natural resources; and the health of the world’s oceans is inextricably tied to the health of our planet.
And amazingly, up to 95% of the ocean realm remains an unexplored mystery.
A community for sharing and discussing links about Conservation Biology. The scientific study of the nature and status of Earth's biodiversity with the aim of protecting species, their habitats, and ecosystems from extinction.
Not just SCUBA, but snorkeling and skin diving as well! We welcome everyone, from the least experienced newbie budding with questions to the salty geezer grumbling about 'kids these days with their fancy regs and self-clearing snorkels'
71% of the earth's surface is covered by water according to NOAA. That only gives us 29% where we're safe.
If an animal the size of a blue whale can disappear for months at a time, what else is down there?
We're here to show you.