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Dive Review of Bill Tewes' Dive St. Vincent/Mariners in
St. Vincent and the Grenadines

Bill Tewes' Dive St. Vincent/Mariners: "Great place for critters", Feb, 2015,

by Ken Paff, MI, US ( 1 report). Report 8329.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving All over the Caribbean
Closest Airport St Vincent Getting There Via Barbados or Antigua

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 80 to 81 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 50 to 60 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions DMs respected the divers; dive own profile
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? no

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals 3 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
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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 4 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 5 stars
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Comments The critter capital of the Caribbean boasts the Dive St Vincent website, and its all true. Ive dived all over the area, from Cozumel to Tobago, and Cuba to Nicaragua, and this is the place for critters and macro.

Where else will you find five species of snake eels, tiny key and black brotula, and then see rusty gobies lurking under condos (small pieces of corrugated metal that Ray Haberman has placed in the sand flats at some sites)? Or inverts like neck crabs and pretty golden coral shrimp. I needed a magnifying glass (I brought mine, but DSV has some) for the wire coral shrimp, pea crabs, squat ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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