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by Charles1910
Sat Aug 24, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: Diving Education (Recreational)
Topic: Dramatic Change at the Richmond Beach Saltwater Park
Replies: 8
Views: 1477

Dramatic Change at the Richmond Beach Saltwater Park

Hi, I'm perplexed by a change that took place close to shore at the Richmond Beach Saltwater Park. Last year at this time the habitat was alive with Sargassum, Sea lettuce, Red Seaweed, Eelgrass, and juvenile fish. This year there was a big change between early May and early June. It was sand and ro...
by Charles1910
Mon Aug 05, 2019 3:29 pm
Forum: Diving Education (Recreational)
Topic: Murky Waters
Replies: 2
Views: 194

Re: Murky Waters

Thank You for the reply Magoi,

I will find out more about Plankton.

Charles
by Charles1910
Mon Aug 05, 2019 11:42 am
Forum: Diving Education (Recreational)
Topic: Murky Waters
Replies: 2
Views: 194

Murky Waters

:rawlings: Could anyone tell me why there is poor visibility in the shallows of the Sound this time of year? Plankton - Algae bloom - or what?
by Charles1910
Sat Jun 01, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Viz Reports Thread
Replies: 3117
Views: 291720

Re: Viz Reports Thread

5/31/2019 It was murky at the Mukilteo T dock too. :(
by Charles1910
Sat Jul 07, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Introductions (New Visitors, Start Here)
Topic: Looking For A Snorkel/Free Diving Dive Buddy
Replies: 4
Views: 778

Looking For A Snorkel/Free Diving Dive Buddy

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I am a senior snorkel diver looking for a dive buddy. Diving hangouts are Edmonds Underwater Park, Alki Beach, Discovery Park Lighthouse. I'm interested in River Snorkeling too. I am not at an advanced level. Interested?
by Charles1910
Tue Jul 03, 2018 5:24 pm
Forum: Introductions (New Visitors, Start Here)
Topic: Seeking Advice On BCD and Weights
Replies: 2
Views: 576

Seeking Advice On BCD and Weights

]I am a beginning snorkel diver seeking advice on lead weights and a weight belt. The environmentally sealed Pocket Weights would definitely provide good lead protection generally, but the ones I'm finding are 7 1/4" long and present difficulties in finding a weight belt that size since they ar...