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Dive Review of Seahorse Diving/Private condos in
Belize/Glover Reef

Seahorse Diving/Private condos: "Whale shark diving in Belize", Apr, 2019,

by Al Underbrink, AL, US (Reviewer Reviewer 4 reports). Report 11091.

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

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Snorkeling 1 stars
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Beginners 3 stars
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Comments The goal of my group of experienced divers was to see whale sharks. The whale sharks follow schools of snapper and feed off their spawn. Spawning occurs around the full moon cycle (2-4 days) from about February to June. The dive objective is to swim in 200+ feet deep water, locate a school of snapper, and wait for the whale sharks to swim over and feed. Dive depths are typically 60-80 feet and the schools of snapper below are massive. However, in four dives, w ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving All over the Caribbean, the Gulf of Mexico, and the Atlantic and Pacific coasts
Closest Airport Placencia Getting There Connections through Belize City. 30 minutes in small plane or 4 hours driving on largely unpaved roads

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, rainy Seas calm, choppy, no currents
Water Temp 78-82°F / 26-28°C Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 50-100 Ft/ 15-30 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions Maximum depth and time. Some of the dives were open ocean and required the dive group to stay together
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

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

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