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Formally Scuba Scoop and kirkscubagear’s Scuba Scoop, all the great reading from those blogs are now being integrated into Kirk Scuba Gear’s new site. Enjoy featured articles on divers, dive products and more. Kirk Scuba Gear will continue to bring you more interesting reading in the future.

Some Arctic Reflections on U.S. Plans to Exit the Paris Climate Pact

It’s not wise for the U.S. to cede global leadership on curbing carbon emissions while Alaska witnesses the impacts of dramatic warming, says Mike Sfraga of the Woodrow Wilson Center’s Polar Initiative and the University of the Arctic’s Institute for

By |June 11th, 2017|Blog :::: KSG Scuba Scoop|0 Comments

Crowdfunding Launched For New Freediving Lanyard By Octopus

After the success of the innovative Octopus noseclip in 2016, this year Pascal Berger is introducing a new product under his Octopus brand: the Octopus Freediving Lanyard. With many years as a deep freediver, Pascal could never find a lanyard that

By |June 7th, 2017|Blog :::: KSG Scuba Scoop|0 Comments

Florida sharks worth much more alive than dead, says study

Shark-related dives in Florida generated more than $221 million in revenue and fuelled over 3700 jobs in 2016, according to a new report from Oceana. This compares to the total U.S. shark fin export market of just $1.03 million. The

By |May 27th, 2017|Blog :::: KSG Scuba Scoop|0 Comments

Commercial Diving Course::Holland College Prince Edward Island

If you’re interested in a career in the trades and want a skill so specialized it can take you anywhere, then Commercial Diving is for you. Holland College students train in the waters of the North Atlantic preparing them for work

By |May 21st, 2017|Blog :::: KSG Scuba Scoop|0 Comments

Vintage Hard Hat Diving video

https://youtu.be/CsCXlbURBU4 Twice a year the North East Diving Equipment Group brings their personal collection of hard hats to Dutch Springs in Pennsylvania and allows the public to have a once in a life time experience diving the equipment. NEDEG is

By |May 17th, 2017|Blog :::: KSG Scuba Scoop|0 Comments

Diving the Conestoga::Kingston, Ontario

On October 6, 2016, Discovery Deep divers filmed the Conestoga shipwreck sitting in the St. Lawrence River at Cardinal, Ontario. Discovery Deep is a 501c3 non-profit foundation headquartered in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan area. We provide data and sample collection

By |May 14th, 2017|Blog :::: KSG Scuba Scoop|0 Comments

Kirk Scuba Gear and Shipping

In Kirk Scuba Gear's 9 years of business, the three most commonly asked questions are:: "What is the shipping cost?" "How long will it take to receive my purchase?" "Why is the shipping cost so high?" Shipping is a reality when making

By |April 30th, 2017|Blog :::: KSG Scuba Scoop|0 Comments

Kirk Scuba Gear introduces Fenix Lights

Kirk Scuba Gear is now a direct supplier of Fenix Lights These Fenix lights have proven to be a leader in the modern illumination tools market, making lights that incorporate cutting-edge technology, to provide an extremely high quality, bright, and durable set of products

By |April 29th, 2017|Blog :::: KSG Scuba Scoop|0 Comments

Scuba Diving emergency :: out of air in a fast current in St. Lawrence River, Canada

So over the summer I was doing a wreck dive on a boat in the middle of the ST. Lawrence river. The wreck was under the main travel zone of the seaway, so we had to travel underwater a ways

By |April 25th, 2017|Blog :::: KSG Scuba Scoop|0 Comments

Ripple Rock Explosion

https://youtu.be/IVQOvKh3IWY Ripple Rock was an underwater, twin-peaked mountain in the Seymour Narrows of the Discovery Passage in British Columbia, Canada, a part of the marine trade route from Vancouver. Only 3 meters underwater at low tide, it was a deadly

By |April 17th, 2017|Blog :::: KSG Scuba Scoop|0 Comments