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“The Next Ten Years Will Decide the Fate of Coral Reefs.” SECORE International Founder Visits Omaha and Diventures

Dr. Dirk Petersen, Founder and Executive Director of SECORE International made a special visit to Nebraska to speak at the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium followed by a tour of Diventures in Omaha. SECORE is a leading conservation organization for the restoration of coral reefs. They are a global network of scientists, public aquarium professionals and engineers implementing worldwide coral reef conservation through research, education, outreach and restoration.

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Back to school, Stay in the Pool

Since the new school year has officially begun, life has gotten pretty hectic. Pick-up and drop-off times, after-school sports and weekend competitions, start to take over. And, there doesn’t seem to be much time in your schedule for anything else. While some things may need to take a backseat for the season, swim lessons should not be one of them.

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An Up Close Dive at Mermet Springs with James Roberts

Mermet Springs isn’t your typical dive site. The 8.5 acre, spring-fed quarry located in Southern Illinois is one of the most popular dive sites in the Midwest. It offers seven training platforms, easy entry docks, dives from 15 to 120 feet in depth, and numerous sunken treasures to explore.

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