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Global dive upcoming trips and training

Global dive upcoming trips and training

Global dive has a variety of trips and training coming up including refresher courses and liveaboards!

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EMR volunteer training and quiz night

EMR volunteer training and quiz night

Experiencing Marine Reserves have volunteer training on the 10th of October and their annual fundraiser quiz night on the 22nd that you don't want to miss out on!

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Back to Diving Checklist

Back to Diving Checklist

Has it been a while since you've had a chance to get underwater? Use this checklist before you get in the water to help keep you safe.

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Project Reef Life installs new art and uncovers curious moki behaviour

Project Reef Life installs new art and uncovers curious moki behaviour

Project Reef Life installs 7 new art pieces in Pātea and their Mark II insitu camera captures some exciting marine life.

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Call for EMR volunteers and upcoming quiz night!

Call for EMR volunteers and upcoming quiz night!

Experiencing Marine Reserves are looking for volunteers to help out with the upcoming summer season in Auckland and tickets for the annual EMR fundraiser quiz held in New Plymouth are now for sale!

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Booming winter for Wettie

Booming winter for Wettie

A humble brag from Wettie about business and diving despite setbacks.

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NZUA representative on National Rock Lobster Management Group

NZUA representative on National Rock Lobster Management Group

NZUA board member, Andy Stewart now fills one of two recreational positions as a representative for the NZUA on the National Rock Lobster Management Group.

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New recreational crayfish rules for the CRA 2 and CRA 5

New recreational crayfish rules for the CRA 2 and CRA 5

From 1 July 2020, new measures are applied to recreational fishers in the CRA 2 (Hauraki Gulf/Bay of Plenty) and CRA 5 (Canterbury/Marlborough) spiny rock lobster fisheries.

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Current Fisheries Management Submissions - July 2020

Current Fisheries Management Submissions - July 2020

A number of fisheries management submissions of interest to divers are currently in process.

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New Spearfishing NZ committee members following their 2020 AGM

New Spearfishing NZ committee members following their 2020 AGM

Introducing some new and returning members to the Spearfishing NZ committee following their 2020 AGM and highlighting upcoming events.

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NZUA and Legasea sign MOU

NZUA and Legasea sign MOU

NZ Underwater Association signs MoU with LegaSea and joins the call for reform to NZ Fisheries management.

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2020 NZUA AGM

2020 NZUA AGM

Saturday, the 25th of July for the 2020 AGM - hold the date!

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It's Seaweek!

It's Seaweek!

NZAEE Seaweek is a New Zealand-wide flagship celebration of environmental education, and it's on right now!

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Diver accident at shallow depths acts as a cautionary tale for everyone

Diver accident at shallow depths acts as a cautionary tale for everyone

Diving should always be done with caution, even when using fool-proof equipment as one diver recently found out.

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Mount Underwater Club Member Incentive

Mount Underwater Club Member Incentive

Do you live in the Mount Maunganui area and are keen to join an underwater club? Now's the perfect time to join MMUC!

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Change to Pāua bag and accumulation limits for some regions

Change to Pāua bag and accumulation limits for some regions

In response to the Kaikōura earthquakes in 2016 the pāua accumulation and bag limits have changed for Canterbury, Nelson and Marlborough regions.

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Orewa Shark Deaths

Orewa Shark Deaths

Several sharks have washed ashore a North Auckland beach in a matter of weeks.

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Government stocktake: four big things hurting our marine environment

Government stocktake: four big things hurting our marine environment

The latest Our Marine Environment report produced by Ministry for the Environment and Stats NZ has identified four of the most pressing issues threatening our marine ecosystems.

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Global Underwater Explorers NextGen Scholarship recipient

Global Underwater Explorers NextGen Scholarship recipient

The prestigious GUE NextGen scholarship was awarded to one of our own, Annika Andersen

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Have your say on the Draft National Inshore Finfish Fisheries Plan

Have your say on the Draft National Inshore Finfish Fisheries Plan

Many of us in the underwater community are in some way involved or are affected by fisheries and now's our chance to have our say by sharing our thoughts on the Fisheries New Zealand draft plan to improve inshore finfish fisheries.

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