Posts Tagged ‘coral reef’

Manatee Encounter

Manatee Encounter

Solider Caye, Turneffe Atoll, Belize.  Imagine snorkeling through the gin clear waters of a remote coral atoll and suddenly a manatee appears out of nowhere.  And, rather than taking immediate flight, it decides to stick around to check you out.  This very thing happened to me last week in Belize.  I was visiting the Oceanic […]

Maryland's Coral Gardens

Maryland’s Coral Gardens

Ocean City, Maryland.  Maryland is not known for its coral reefs.  In fact, many people would quite logically assume that no such thing exists.  However, such an assumption would be wrong.  In recent decades, an increasing number of coral “gardens” have been discovered just off Maryland’s coast.  These hard bottom areas are scattered around at […]

Our Blue

Our Blue

Baltimore, Maryland.  “I wake up every morning thinking of my blue.  No matter where I’m going, I’m headed straight to you.”  So begins the tribute to Our Blue – our watery mother ocean. Created by a team of Red Sea divers known as Tank Bangers, the melodic compilation is the latest in a series of […]