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Fishing With The Great Barracuda

03 Nov, 2022 Creature Feature LaurenS COMMENTS
Fishing With The Great Barracuda

  The Great Barracuda is a type of ray-finned fish that inhabits the Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea, and Gulf Coast of Florida. It also swims off the coasts of Mexico, northern South America, and Hawaii. Barracudas, of which the Great Barracuda is a type, all […]


The World's 2nd Smallest Shark And The Largest Shark Was Seen On The Pelagic Magic Dive In The Span Of Less Than 2 Weeks!

15 Oct, 2022 Creature Feature LaurenS COMMENTS
The World's 2nd Smallest Shark And The Largest Shark Was Seen On The Pelagic Magic Dive In The Span Of Less Than 2 Weeks!

  An Ironman visitor that later found our Captain! Our awesome volunteers who helped Jacks Diving Locker set up the Ironman Swim Course had a surprise visitor. A huge Whale shark! On the same beautiful day Captain David, toured the Classic Morning Dive guests to see the Ironman Swim […]


Oceanic Whitetip: The Bad Reputation

14 Oct, 2022 Creature Feature LaurenS COMMENTS
Oceanic Whitetip: The Bad Reputation

  The oceanic whitetip is a species of shark that's often called the "ultimate predator." It is mostly a very slow-moving shark, but when it is attracted to something that appears to be food, its movements become more enthusiastic and it approaches cautiously but stubbornly. […]


Pilot Whales - The Cheetah Of The Deep

02 Sep, 2022 Creature Feature LaurenS COMMENTS
Pilot Whales - The Cheetah Of The Deep

The pilot whale has a bulb-like head and a small mouth that slants up toward its eyes, giving it the appearance of always smiling. The International Whaling Commission says the pilot whale was given its common name because "it was once believed that each observed […]


The Lionfish Is Invasive & Dangerous, So Why Not Kill Them In Hawaii?

03 Jun, 2022 Creature Feature LaurenS COMMENTS
The Lionfish Is Invasive & Dangerous, So Why Not Kill Them In Hawaii?

  The invasive side of Lionfish  The lionfish is a beautiful predatory fish and has become popular in saltwater aquariums. With their long spines and dramatic patterns, these fish are truly a sight to behold.  They have no known predators, aside from humans, in their invasive […]