NZ Underwater News

Oct 9, 2019

Acknowledging Wade Doak, Judy Johnson & Dave Parore

Acknowledging the loss of some integral members of our underwater community

Acknowledging the loss of some integral members of our underwater community

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Oct 8, 2019

New Zealand Marine Values Survey

Help out a student from Victoria University with his research on marine values by participating in a survey.

Help out a student from Victoria University with his research on marine values by participating in a survey.

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Oct 8, 2019

EMR Poor Knights Snorkel trip

Come along to EMR's Poor Knights Snorkel day this weekend!

Come along to EMR's Poor Knights Snorkel day this weekend!

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Oct 8, 2019

Project Reef Life collab with Oceans Alive to teach kids how to scuba

Project Reef Life paired with Oceans Alive New Plymouth to teach seven high school students how to scuba dive.

Project Reef Life paired with Oceans Alive New Plymouth to teach seven high school students how to scuba dive.

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Sep 2, 2019

Marine Lessons from Piha

What can be learnt about our marine environment from a quick trip to the beach? What does that shell belong to? What is seafoam made of? What are 'blue-bottle jellyfish'?

What can be learnt about our marine environment from a quick trip to the beach? What does that shell belong to? What is seafoam made of? What are 'blue-bottle jellyfish'?

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Aug 30, 2019

New Zealand wins triple gold at Underwater Hockey World Championships

NZUWH teams enjoy a very successful tournament at the age group Underwater Hockey World Championships in Sheffield, UK.

NZUWH teams enjoy a very successful tournament at the age group Underwater Hockey World Championships in Sheffield, UK.

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Aug 21, 2019

To pee or not to pee?

Why is it we feel the need to go to the bathroom when underwater?

Why is it we feel the need to go to the bathroom when underwater?

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Aug 21, 2019

Scallop season is here: need to knows

Scallop season is here, opening on the 1st of September for many of us and it’s important to refamiliarise yourself with the rules before jumping in the water.

Scallop season is here, opening on the 1st of September for many of us and it’s important to refamiliarise yourself with the rules before jumping in the water.

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Jul 31, 2019

Story of the month- Licking my Green Lips

I have always adored seafood. I’ll eat it in all forms- fish, shellfish, crustaceans, raw, boiled, baked, I don’t care, as long as it gets in my belly. One of the most exciting papers I have taken this semester has been solely focussed on fisheries and aquaculture and I’m thoroughly enjoying the breadth of topics covered. One lecture was spent analysing green-lipped mussel farming in New Zealand.

I have always adored seafood. I’ll eat it in all forms- fish, shellfish, crustaceans, raw, boiled, baked, I don’t care, as long as it gets in my belly. One of the most exciting papers I have taken this semester has been solely focussed on fisheries and aquaculture and I’m thoroughly enjoying the breadth of topics covered. One lecture was spent analysing green-lipped mussel farming in New Zealand.

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Jul 29, 2019

Wellington Underwater Club photo competition

The Wellington Underwater Club photo competition is certainly worth checking out on its facebook page.

The Wellington Underwater Club photo competition is certainly worth checking out on its facebook page.

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