Main Menu
Join Undercurrent on Facebook

The Private, Exclusive Guide for Serious Divers Since 1975 | |
For Divers since 1975
The Private, Exclusive Guide for Serious Divers Since 1975
"Best of the Web: scuba tips no other
source dares to publish" -- Forbes
X
April 2014    Download the Entire Issue (PDF) Available to the Public Vol. 29, No. 4   RSS Feed for Undercurrent Issues
What's this?

A New App for Coral Sea Diving

from the April, 2014 issue of Undercurrent   Subscribe Now

Bob Halstead is the pioneer of Papua New Guinea diving, and after diving and photographing the Coral Sea for more than 40 years, he knows a little something about the area. So his Coral Sea Fish Guide app, available on iTunes, is worth checking out.

With 2,000 color photos of more than 850 marine species (probably all of which Halstead has personally encountered), the guide is an easy way to identify and learn about reef fish, predators and critters in Papua New Guinea, the Great Barrier Reef, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, New Caledonia and beyond. Whether you know what you're looking for, or need to place a name to the fish you've just seen, iPad and iPhone users can use images to quickly browse different species, or search for species under their "Common," "Scientific" or "Group" name.

In the "My Reef" section, you can log your own notes or create a list of favorite animals seen on a Coral Sea dive. For hard-to-identify creatures, there's a "Rogue's Gallery" of photos and info about unusual marine life.

If you haven't had a chance to dive with Halstead in PNG and get his expert take on diving and his salty Aussie view of the world, then Bob Halstead's Coral Sea Fish Guide is the next best thing, and you'll still have a rich source of information for your next dive trip in those environs. Download the app for $5 at https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/bob-halsteads-coralsea-fish/id809624974?ls=1&mt=8

I want to get all the stories! Tell me how I can become an Undercurrent Online Member and get online access to all the articles of Undercurrent as well as thousands of first hand reports on dive operations world-wide


Find in  

| Home | Online Members Area | My Account | Login | Join |
| Travel Index | Dive Resort & Liveaboard Reviews | Featured Reports | Recent Issues | Back Issues |
| Dive Gear Index | Health/Safety Index | Environment & Misc. Index | Seasonal Planner | Blogs | Free Articles | Book Picks | News |
| Special Offers | RSS | FAQ | About Us | Contact Us | Links |

Copyright © 1996-2018 Undercurrent (www.undercurrent.org)
3020 Bridgeway, Ste 102, Sausalito, Ca 94965
All rights reserved.

cd