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June 17, 2019

Approximately 70 volunteers dove into Tampa Bay for the third annual Gasp Our Beads clean-up project. All told, the divers gathered 1,266 pounds of beads, bottles, metal, nets, and other trash from the banks and waterways. The clean-up was sponsored by a mini-grant from the Tampa Bay Estuary Program. Mica Neal from Next Level Dive


  • June 13, 2019

    Tampa, Fla., (June 13, 2019) – The National Association of Underwater Instructors (NAUI Worldwide) is pleased to announce that the Green Diver Board of Directors has made recent updates and revisions to the Green Diver Initiative’s (GDI) mission and purpose. To lead this new undertaking and to implement the strategic plan in all of Green

  • May 24, 2019

    (MONTAUK, NY)  Earlier this week, FORCE BLUE announced plans to begin partnering with the NAUI Green Diver Initiative in its quest to promote conservation through education, partnerships and activities focused on environmental stewardship. “We couldn’t be more excited,” said FORCE BLUE Executive Director Jim Ritterhoff.  “The NAUI Green Diver Initiative, with its vision to create

  • April 29, 2019

    NAUI Green Diver Supports Local Conservation Efforts, Seeks Volunteers for the Annual GaspOur Beads of Tampa Bay Clean-Up Project Tampa, Fla., (April 30, 2019) – The NAUI Green Diver Initiative is pleased to announce its continued support of the Center for Open Exploration (C4OE) annual surveying and coastal clean-up project, GaspOur Beads of Tampa Bay.

  • March 26, 2019

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (March 26, 2019) – The National Association of Underwater Instructors (NAUI) Worldwide returns to Florida’s Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center April 27-28, 2019, for the 12th Annual Blue Wild Ocean Adventure Expo. The Blue Wild is south Florida’s premier ocean adventure and watersports expo that features one of the most diverse

  • February 12, 2019

    Tampa, Fla. (February 12, 2019) - Each year, the National Association of Underwater Instructors (NAUI Worldwide) recognizes contributions and services of persons and groups to the Association and to the greater diving community. This year, NAUI is announcing an addition of a new award category: Next Generation Leadership Award. Nominations are open for all categories