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Dive Review of Discovery Diving/NA in
The Continental USA/North Carolina

Discovery Diving/NA, Aug, 2008,

by Rich, CA, USA (Reviewer Reviewer 3 reports). Report 4460.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Belize, Bahamas, Dominica, Little Cayman, Hawaii, California
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 78 to 80 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 10 to 20 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Computer limits
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals N/A Tropical Fish N/A
Small Critters N/A Large Fish 3 stars
Large Pelagics N/A

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

Subject Matter N/A Boat Facilities N/A
Overall rating for UWP's N/A Shore Facilities N/A
UW Photo Comments [None]

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

Accommodations N/A Food N/A
Service and Attitude 3 stars Environmental Sensitivity 2 stars
Dive Operation 3 stars Shore Diving N/A
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ 4 stars
Beginners 2 stars
Advanced 4 stars
Comments Basic dive services, minimal assistance with tanks and gear. No snacks or drinks provided. Bring your own computer, rental computer used by my son reset after first dive, making the second dive like a first dive as far as tables were concerned. On the plus side, you can rent 100 cubic foot tanks.

Dives were a few days after Tropical Storm Hannah stirred things up, so vis was not as good as on past trips. Dives were "Deep" wreck dives to 100' plus depths.

Biggest meaningful negative to me was that they accomodated spear fishing on these wrecks. I wonder why there weren't as many large fish on these wrecks.
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