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Adventures Underwater - 10 watery tales of excitement under the sea to whet your appetite for your own travel adventures
Price: Free! Words: 27,460. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
When Ian Usher put his "life" up for sale on eBay in 2008, he had no idea where life's adventure was going to take him next. Asked many times in interviews, "What will you do once you have sold your life?", his usual glib response was, "Anything I like, really!" This book details some of the amazing underwater adventures found during two years of travel and adventure after the eBay auction.
The Search for New Dive Frontiers
Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
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A travel article about volcanic, archeological and ice diving.
Dance with the Sharks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,490. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ocean life
A six week trip cheating death and tempting fate in what must surely rate as one of the most adventurous jobs in the world: An underwater Shark Wrangler!
News Accounts of Shark Attacks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
My e-book is a collection of real-life shark attacks on humans. It ranges from the early 20th century until the early 21st century. Sharks often mistake the arms and legs of people for bait fish. This is because of their poor eyesight. The text presents newspaper coverage of sharks that have victimized swimmers, scuba divers, surfers, and divers in inlets. I hope the book will encourage caution.
Scuba Diving Fitness: The Fit and Healthy Diver Manifesto
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,530. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012 by HydraGaea Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
Scuba Diving Fitness: The Fit and Healthy Diver Manifesto is the diver's wake up call to an ugly reality. Not only are scuba divers in terrible physical shape as a group (7 out of 10 are either overweight or obese), they also adhere to such outdated exercise guidelines and myths, the few who actually exercise see little to no results. Question is, can you stomach the truth?
Shark Diving Holidays
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water… now sharks are coming to you on your next holiday. Follow the adventures around the world, shark diving and discover all the facts about sharks in general. Discover everything you need to know about Shark Diving Holidays
Scuba Diving Fitness: Kettlebells for a Fit Diver - 2nd Edition
Price: $39.00 USD. Words: 29,330. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012 by HydraGaea Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
The 2nd edition of this book is heart of the Kettlebells for a Fit Diver System (includes Premium Diver Access to the system). It's for the diver serious about fitness and frustrated by the lack of results. Designed by Coach Izzy - a renowned strength coach, pain therapist, and an avid diver himself – to simplify the diver’s fitness journey and remove the clutter getting in the way of results.
The Art of Gas Blending
Series: Scuba Diving Books. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,530. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Thinking of becoming a gas blender or just want to know more about gas blending? Then this book is for you. Gas blending explained in easy steps.
Inside The Scuba Diver
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: American English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving
Inside The Scuba Diver is an insight on scuba diving. It's an introduction into scuba diving and the steps for certification. This eBook is constructed to taking you step by step from; considering to participating in scuba diving Staring from entry level while considering to advance as a professional. A career! Discover Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus S.C.U.B.A.
Scuba Diving Fitness: The Missing Component Extortion, Bribes, and Shysters Cannot Get You
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,160. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012 by HydraGaea Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Scuba Diving Fitness: The Missing Component Extortion, Bribes, and Shysters Cannot Get You continues where The Fit and Healthy Diver Manifesto left. It goes in-depth into the evident but unmentioned aspects that lead ambitions and goals – fitness goals the most – to their premature demise.
Open Water: Tips and Advice For Taking Your First Scuba Diving Class
Series: Scuba Diving Books ยท Free books by Anton Swanepoel. Price: Free! Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving
Scuba Diving, your first step to an amazing new world. Advice and tips on preparing and taking your first scuba diving class. Additionally included is referral programs, and skills you may be expected to perform to get your certification.
Southeast Asia for the Holidays, Part 4: Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,610. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
In Book 4: Southeast Asia For the Holidays, the Anderson family heads to Thailand for some much needed R'n'R. They join with extended family and make new friendships that will extend beyond their time spent together on the beach. Explore the sights above and below the sea with 6 Andersons 1 World, and learn the real story behind our title "Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet!". Yes, it really was.
Walkers' Adventures in the Asia-Pacific 2014
Series: Walkers' Adventures. Price: Free! Words: 19,280. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Marilyn and John Walker are members of that highly desirable demographic: retired, healthy, active and ready to leave home for adventures. In the autumn of 2014, we visited Lembeh Strait and Raja Ampat for underwater photography. We took lots of pictures but no selfies. This narrative is entirely personal, with no politics or viewpoint or uplifting message. It's just for fun.
Get The Reef Growing... Coral Restoration Is Coming To A Reef Near You
Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology
There is good news and bad news about coral reefs. Bad news: reefs are in trouble. Many factors contribute to reef decline. Good news: there is a wholehearted effort to combat reef degradation. The Coral Restoration Foundation, in Key Largo, Florida, is a pioneer in growing and transplanting coral the reefs in the Florida Keys. Experience it with underwater photographer and writer Tim Grollimund.
Aquarius Habitat is Unique in the World
Series: Sanctuary Science. Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
There literally is no other place like this on earth. As a dive site, it’s sensational since the animals that live underneath and around the habitat are used to divers. But more important things take place there than being an incredible dive site. Everything from testing the newest technology to training astronauts is within the purview of Aquarius Reef Base.
Yellow Stingray Population Declines in the Keys - What Does it Mean?
Series: Marine Life. Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
One topic that caught my eye was a study about the changes in the population of yellow stingrays in various parts of the Caribbean.  The Florida Keys had the largest decline, while Jamaica had an increase. Why is that significant? Why should we care about yellow stingrays?
Buoy System Invented in the Florida Keys Helps Protect Reefs Everywhere
Price: Free! Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology
The Mooring Buoy System started with an idea, was implemented on a small scale, and grew to become a world dominating practice. John Halas got permission to set 6 experimental mooring buoys on French Reef, which are still in use today. In a modern era where most of the world’s reefs are in trouble, the implications for reef conservation from the mooring buoy system are incalculable.
A Charmed Life in Ceylon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,100. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
The author's fascinating adventures in Ceylon (Sri Lanka) in the early 50's portray an adventurous lifestyle that most of us dream about, but would be impossible today. He set himself up as an underwater guide attracting the wealthy and famous to this new sport. They repaid him by inviting him to their homes in Europe where he experienced a lavish lifestyle he hardly knew existed.
Diving Below 130 Feet
Series: Scuba Diving Books. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving
Thinking of diving below 130ft or just interested to know more about deep diving? Then you may find the information in this book interesting and of value.
Schooling Activity is Alive and Well on the South End of Molasses
Series: Marine Life. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
Many reasons are given for schooling activity. Schooling occurs in up to eighty percent of species at some point in their life. Protection from predators, breeding and searching for food are top reasons cited for schooling behavior. There is also an advantage in riding the vortices created by the swimming motion of the fishes themselves - like a race car drafting behind the car in front of him.

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