Calendar

Feb
22
Sat
2020
Saving A Whale @ Room 301
Feb 22 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Saving A Whale @ Room 301

Saving a Whale: The story of a Rescue Operation

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, a call is received. A Humpback Whale is entangled in a net. Our boat will be the lead in a rescue attempt to free the whale. Witness the rescuers’ attempts to cut the restraining net and see the outcome of their efforts. A minute-by-minute account of the operation and why the protocols exist.

Feb
23
Sun
2020
Rebreather 101- Jill Heinerth @ Room 301
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Rebreather 101- Jill Heinerth @ Room 301

If you are looking to start rebreather diving, this is an opportunity to learn how to be a wise consumer and make the choice that is right for you. If you already own a rebreather and want a review of academics, new trends and the future of CCR diving, then this seminar will inform you about accident analysis, preventionand staying safe.

Shipwreck Research Workshop @ Room 301
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Shipwreck Research Workshop @ Room 301

Shipwreck Research Workshop

Interested in researching a shipwreck? Not sure where to start? This two hour academic session focuses on the intricacies of shipwreck research. Research expert Erik Petkovic delves into the basics of shipwreck research in great detail covering the differences between primary and secondary research, the researcher’s essential library, historic newspapers, the National Archives system, museums, online sources, photos, images and copyright, and the FOIA process. Erik uses fascinating stories and specific examples to get those more comfortable starting the intimidating research process. Whether you are a seasoned researcher or historian looking for a review, a wreck hunter looking for a new process, or a beginner looking to start delving into the wrecks you dive, this seminar is an opportunity to learn with an expert.