What Causes Bad Visibility in the Summer?

What Causes Bad Visibility in the Summer?

We have all had those dives where you get in the water, ready to explore the incredible BC aquatic life, and all you see is murky green and dark shadows moving in the distance. It is an unfortunate reality that sometimes, the visibility just sucks!

However instead of giving up and going on a nice tropical holiday to Mexico or the Caribbean, knowing what factors cause the poor vis can help you plan your dive accordingly and allow you to still get a lot out of it!

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BC Aquatic Life: JellyFish

BC Aquatic Life: JellyFish

You have likely seen them before - gelatinous blobs gently floating and bobbing with the sway of the ocean. With no brain and a body made up of 95 per cent water - Jellyfish come in all different shapes and sizes. There are over 75 different species of Jellyfish in BC alone. This is a small guide to identifying some of the common Jellyfish seen here in Vancouver.

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Free Open Water Swimming Seminars presented by Sea Hiker

Free Open Water Swimming Seminars presented by Sea Hiker

In Partnership with Sea Hiker Swim Coaching, Rowand's Reef will be hosting a series of Open Water Swimming Seminars each month.

Aimed to swimmers of all experience, Coaches from Sea Hiker will be giving out tips and tricks for swimming in open water

Each talk will include special discounts and savings on swimming and triathlon wetsuits!

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