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  Date: Where? Depth (metres) Time (mins) Temp   (C) Site Details What?
1 02/05/2006

French Cay

 "DD"

18 41 26

Wall dive with strong current in the afternoon

Good introductory dive. Drop off between 2 coral humps. Visibility 20 M. Fish tame & curious.

2 03/05/2006

French Cay

"G Spot"

22 10 26

Wall dive with strong current in the afternoon

Aborted dive due to regulator problems

3 03/05/2006

French Cay

"G Spot"

24 46 26

Wall dive with strong current in the afternoon

2 Caribbean reef sharks on top of drop off at limit of visibility

4 03/05/2006

French Cay

"DD"

22 41 27

Wall dive with strong current in the afternoon

Turtle on wall

5 06/05/2006

Provo NW

"Tiki"

12 30 26

Flat sand with small coral heads. 

Found underwater cage from "Pago" French reality TV show.

6 06/05/2006

Provo NW

"Black Forest"

23 42 26

Wall dive

Stunning drop off. Hammerhead shark below us as swam over the wall. Large groupers & snappers.

7 07/05/2006

West Caicos

"White Face"

28 39 26

Wall dive. Small coral heads on sand at 15m down to drop off.

Large curious green moray followed us to drop off. Large filefish.

8 07/05/2006

West Caicos

 "Driveway"

25 40 26

White sand with coral heads at 15M with white sand driveway leading down to drop off

Small coal heads at 15m with shark patrolling under boat. Loggerhead turtle swam past us and settled to feast on sponge at 30m

9 08/05/2006

West Caicos

 "Brandywine"

29 39 26

Wall dive

Massive star coral meandering at edge of drop off. Prominent yellow tube sponges. Eagle ray. Stingray on sand on edge of drop off. Green moray. Lobster. Large Nassau grouper.

10 08/05/2006

West Caicos

"White Face"

20 46 26

Coral garden leading to sheer drop off with no bottom in sight. 

Eagle ray. Caribbean reef shark. Nurse shark resting under overhang.

11 09/05/2006

West Caicos

 "Elephant Ear Canyon"

28.5 41 26

White sandy bowl cris-crossed by conch trails with thousands of garden eels. Then canyon to steep drop off

Sandy with hundreds of garden eels and 3 stingrays vacuuming sand. Filefish. Nurse shark at top of wall. Grouper. Tuna. Trevally parade.

12 09/05/2006

West Caicos

 "Driveway"

25 45 26

Wide white sand gulley leading to wall dive

Filefish. Flounder. Puffer/Porcupine fish. Barracuda waiting under boat.

13 10/05/2006

West Caicos

 "Gullies"

29 40 26

White sand at 15m with garden eels. Fascinating gulley to swim through from 17m to 26m. Coral garden on top of drop off.

Caribbean reef shark. Grouper & trumpet fish soulmates. Big groupers. 1 + 3 eagle rays. Filefish

14 10/05/2006

West Caicos

 "Stairway to Heaven"

23 48 26

White sand at 15m with garden eels. Rising coral 'hills' as approaching drop off.

Stingray. Caribbean reef shark. Large groupers. Large snappers. Blue cleaner shrimp on pearl anemone.

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