Protecting the Reefs of North Sulawesi from the Crown of Thorns Starfish

Posted on 18 March 2020

Protecting the Reefs of North Sulawesi from the Crown of Thorns Starfish

The reefs around Gangga Island, North Sulawesi are known for being some of the most impressively diverse in the world. Divers come from all over the world to witness the beauty of the region and many people rely on divers for their livelihood. So what happens when something threatens the health of the reefs? The Crown of Thorns starfish is known as the enemy of coral reefs and we’re going to discuss why. (more…)

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Must-see Shrimps Around Manado and Gangga Island

Posted on 06 February 2020

Did you know that there are over 50,000 species of crustaceans? This encompasses crabs, lobsters, shrimp, crayfish, krill, barnacles, mantis shrimp and plenty more. While you’re diving around Manado you should definitely be keeping an eye out for crustaceans, but especially the tiny but spectacular shrimps that are so plentiful in the region. Here are just a few types of shrimp that should be on your list to spot starting with the most well known of them all. (more…)

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8 Tips to be a Responsible Diver

Posted on 19 December 2019

8 Tips to be a Responsible Diver

We all want to leave as little impact on the environment as possible. This is especially important when we’re in marine areas that are protected and can be easily damaged by human interaction. When you’re diving mindfulness and awareness of your surroundings is essential, so here are our 8 tips on being a responsible diver. (more…)

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5 Scuba Diving Habits That Will Make Your Life Better

Posted on 30 October 2019

5 Scuba Diving Habits That Will Make Your Life Better

Scuba Diving is more than just a hobby for a lot of people. In some cases it’s a lifestyle, an obsession or even a career choice. However diving is part of your life it is a positive thing and can make other aspects of your life better in a number of ways. (more…)

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The Incredible Octopuses of North Sulawesi

Posted on 05 September 2019

The Incredible Octopuses of North Sulawesi

You probably know that North Sulawesi has some of the most incredible fish species anywhere in the world, but did you know there are at least 8 different species of octopus to see as well? Add these 8 to your list and see if you can spot any others while you’re diving around Gangga Island and the Bangka Archipelago. (more…)

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