Tag Archives: research diving

Cuba and Hurricanes

The hurricanes now crossing Florida are terrifying, and my heart goes out to all those who have had to leave their homes, and especially to those who haven’t, staying on a prayer that they will…

Students! $$ for Your Research!

Posted as a courtesy only. Please do not contact me about these opportunities. Good luck! — Dida The Kevin Gurr Scholarship awards $3000 to a Master program student. The Kathy Johnston Scholarship awards $3000 to…

Coral Reef Ecology Internship Summer 2014

Posted as a courtesy only. Please do not contact me about this opportunity—Dida ~~~~~~~~   Organization: CIEE Research Station Bonaire Location: Bonaire, Dutch Caribbean Duration: 7 Weeks Period: 26 May through 11 July or 7…

Report #3: A Chain Gang in Belize

by Colin Drake A little over a week ago 18 conservation-minded divers made it to Belize. The past two articles on this site lay out what we did and what our goals were. My name…

Report #2: Sandy Sediment Collecting and the New Scientific Diver

One of my advisors during my graduate school days was Dr. Ken Cullings, who currently works for NASA as an ecologist. He also remains a good friend. When he heard about my trip to Belize…

Report #1: Turneffe Atoll Ocean Acidification Expedition

From Calabash Caye: The expedition team, composed of a committed group of citizen scientists, and sponsored in part by the Explorers Club, is now on day 3 of learning to identify and record climate change…

Full Time Research Associate in Florida, AAUS Diver a Plus

Posted as a courtesy only. Please do not contact me about this. Dida Starting date ASAP. Applications will be accepted immediately and continue until the position is filled. Annual Salary: Commensurate with experience, includes full…

FY 2011 Funding Opportunity: Regional Ecosystem Prediction Program, Gulf of Mexico

Posted as a courtesy only.-Dida Title: Regional Ecosystem Prediction Program: Understanding Coral Ecosystem Connectivity in the Gulf of Mexico — Pulley Ridge to the Florida Keys Due Date: Full proposals are due October 21, 2010…

New Publication: Monitoring MPAs by SCUBA in waters off Central California

News from the Monterey Bay Sanctuary Foundation: A new publication – “Monitoring MPAs by SCUBA in waters off Central California: 2007/8 results of PISCO baseline monitoring surveys” is NOW available. The booklet describes the patterns…

BERMUDA: Summer Field School in Maritime Archaeology

Posted as a courtesy. Please do not contact me about this course-Dida The 2010 Field School in Maritime Archaeology is a joint ongoing research expedition conducted in Bermuda by faculty and students of Saint Mary’s…