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Dive Review of Okeanos Aggressor in
Costa Rica/Cocos

Okeanos Aggressor: "Cocos Island, Costa Rica", May, 2015,

by John J. Sambogna, MA, US (Reviewer Reviewer 3 reports with 2 Helpful votes). Report 8379 has 1 Helpful vote.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Fl Keys, through-out Caribbean, Socorro, New England
Closest Airport SJO Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm, currents
Water Temp 80 to 86 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 5
Water Visibility 30 to 75 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions No solo diving, back on board with 500psi.
Liveaboard? yes Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas 1 or 2
Dolphins Schools Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals 1 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 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
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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 3 stars
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Comments May is a transition season so the conditions can be unpredictable. We had poor visibility on many dives and some sites had very strong currents. We saw hammerheads on most dives however we didnt see the large schools of hundreds that draws divers to Cocos. The panga I was on saw the largest school of 40-50.

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