Purple sponges in murky waters of Mahurangi Harbour
Many people think corals live only in tropical seas. As far as I know they live in all seas. Tropical seas are famous for reef-building hard corals. In temperate and cold seas one can find very delicate soft corals in unusually vivid colors. Like the ones on the pictures. Sometimes they can be found in […]
Čistili sme jachtu Paikea nášho kamaráta Martina.
Finally … the first dive after two months. I went to a local city beach during my lunch break. Due to the strong swell yesterday the visibility was worse than bad. It didn’t matter to me, I could be underwater again 🙂 Konečne … prvý ponor po dvoch mesiacoch. Šiel som na blízku mestskú pláž […]
I cannot see it in the pictures, but I think this dive had the worst visibility I have ever experienced at Goat Island. Of course when seaweeds rot on the beach the visibility can be zero in the shallows. I am talking about diving among kelp covered reefs around the island where it’s usually much […]
It was a bit unfortunate mix of low tide and the spring plankton bloom which resulted in a very poor visibility in Matheson Bay. Not in a sense of me not being able to see anything at all. It was more like as if I was not able to focus on anything further than about […]