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Dive Review of Scuba Montserrat in
Caribbean (General)/Montserrat

Scuba Montserrat, Nov, 2013,

by Mark A. Magers, CA, US (Contributor Contributor 14 reports with 6 Helpful votes). Report 7452.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Most of Caribbean, GBR, most Hawaii
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 83 to 85 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 40 to 80 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Just monitor your air and communicate with DM.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? no

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 4 stars Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities N/A
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Not a photographer, no facilities on small boat, but content looked great. ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 4 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 4 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments We spent 5 days diving with Emmy and Andrew of Scuba Montserrat, and were very happy to see a good underwater environment. With the exception of some algae, it compares favorably with Dominica for the variety and health of coral and fish. Since the volcano displaced most Montserratians, only about 4000 people remain on the island that used to have a 4 times the population.

Lots of healthy soft corals/gorgonians, barrel sponges, and sponges of all kinds. Lots of juvenile fish of many species. Saw literally 1000s of scad (guess that is why they call them scad?) about 4-5 long on a shore dive, they were being ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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