/Blog :::: KSG Scuba Scoop

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.

Snorkeling in Michigan with Nancy Wasburne

Snorkeling in Michigan with Nancy Wasburne. YouTube::: Published on Apr 26, 2017 Website: http://www.snorkelmichigan.com/ Video Narration: Nancy Washburne Content Editor: Martin Ruiz Soto

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

Are Hose Protectors Necessary or a Risk?

So in this short blog, I wanted to share my thoughts and opinions around hose protectors. I am going to start with why we have these, then go on to how you can cope without them and finishing off with

By |August 12th, 2017|Blog :::: KSG Scuba Scoop|0 Comments

Introducing Nancy Washburne ::: Her Fish Story

Kirk Scuba Gear will be featuring some of Nancy's Snorkeling videos in the coming weeks:::stay tuned! Freshwater Discovery As a certified scuba diver I have experienced some of the most spectacular underwater locations on earth, such as the Red Sea,

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

Robotic Underwater Lab Tracking Toxicity of Lake Erie Algal Bloom

A new tool to safeguard drinking water is now keeping a watchful eye on Lake Erie. On July 18, a robotic lake-bottom laboratory began tracking the levels of dangerous toxins produced by algae that bloom each summer in the lake’s

By |July 28th, 2017|Blog :::: KSG Scuba Scoop|0 Comments

End the commercial seal slaughter in Canada!

Each year, the Canadian government authorizes commercial sealers from Atlantic Canada to kill hundreds of thousands of baby seals. Almost all the seals killed are pups are under three months old. The world wants the commercial seal slaughter to end.

By |July 22nd, 2017|Blog :::: KSG Scuba Scoop|0 Comments

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