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Dive Review of Aggressor Fleet in

Aggressor Fleet: "Belize via Aggressor IV", Nov, 2016,

by david mayes, KS, US (Reviewer Reviewer 4 reports with 5 Helpful votes). Report 9325.

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

Accommodations 5 stars Food 5 stars
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity N/A
Dive Operation 4 stars Shore Diving N/A
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ 5 stars
Beginners 4 stars
Advanced 4 stars
Comments Overall, a great trip.
Outstanding service and food on the boat. Good transport to/from airport.
Coral and fish life at Lighthouse reef was excellent. Sharks on every dive there, usually at 100-120 ft however. Diving there was limited to two days due to wind conditions. Turneffe reef diving was not nearly as nice but did offer spotted toad fish, usually seen on night and aftn diving. Listening to them croak was interesting but challenging. You knew they were close since you could hear them but still not easy to find.
Pictures at my website.
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Limited blennies but did not spend too much time searching for them. Sailfin blennies in one location but no displays.
Lots of juvenile fish.
Interesting remora attaching to Stoplight parrotfish.

Hurricane took out the Aggressor used dock so to/from boat is via ferry from shore. So no Friday aftn trips were arranged. With rain and clouds, no one complained and I was glad to clean camera equipment and visit with other divers.

Sun out for only 1 hour of the entire week. Rain at times on most days, very hard rain at times.
Only impact was limiting wide angle photography sun related shots.

On dark days, lobsters were out most of the day, once four on a single coral head.
Websites Aggressor Fleet   

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Bonaire, Curacao, Bali, Alor, Fiji, Socorro, Saba, Hawaii, Cozumel, Grand Cayman, Florida, Roatan
Closest Airport Belize City Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather windy, rainy Seas calm
Water Temp 83-84°F / 28-29°C Wetsuit Thickness 2
Water Visibility 50-70 Ft/ 15-21 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions 100 ft max depth. Dive your computer, return with 500 psi in the tank. No time limits though most people ended diving after 60-70 min
Liveaboard? yes Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 3 stars Tropical Fish 4 stars
Small Critters 2 stars Large Fish N/A
Large Pelagics N/A

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

Subject Matter 3 stars Boat Facilities 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's 4 stars Shore Facilities N/A
UW Photo Comments Adequate camera table and rinse tank for large gear. Air hose to blow off equipment. Changing batteries, etc in salon for large gear. I use a DX format DSLR.
The 4 star rating is based on Carib. diving. Lighthouse reef would be 4 star subject matter on sunny days.
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