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Scanning of the recent Whale Shark at Sail Rock is complete

I've just received confirmation from the Ecocean Whale Shark Project that the Whale Shark recently encountered at Sail Rock in a new, previously unidentified shark.

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How long before this type of tragedy happens here..??

I just read about the tragic death of a student diver in the latest edition of the excellent UK diving magazine Diver.

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Awaiting scan results for Sunday's Whale Shark at Sail Rock

I've just uploaded the details and photos of the Whale Shark encountered at Sail Rock onto the Ecoean

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The Dottyback (Pseudochromidae) section of the gallery now finished.

The Dottyback (Pseudochromidae) section of the Marine life Identification gallery is now complete (for now).

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Finally, the windy weather seems to be easing on Koh Phangan (for this week at least..)

After 2 - 3 weeks of windy weather, reaching over 25 knots at times, the latest forecast seems to indicate that things are calming down again.

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Video footage of the sinking of HTMS Sattakut

I just found some video footage of the sinking of the HTMS Sattakut, the new wreck off Koh Tao.

I'm not sure who chose the music....

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Despite some changeable weather, conditions at Sail Rock continue to amaze..

Although the recent stormy weather has affected visibility at the shallower inshore sites such as Mae Haad/Koh Ma over the past week or so, conditions at

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Kevin and Sarah Discover Scuba Diving

I would just like to take the chance to congratulate both Kevin Maloway and Sarah Albaneses on a great day's diving at Sail Rock.

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HTMS Sattakut to be sunk off Koh Tao

HTMS Sattakut at berthHTMS Sattakut at berth

Well this is exciting news for all y

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15 years after her last dive, Veronica rediscovers her passion for scuba..!!

Congratulations to Veronica Doe for overcoming her nerves and rediscovering the diving bug after her long break.