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Beach Clean Up

Beach Clean Up Please Join us October 8thth at 8:00 AM!! Volunteers Needed Support our community by joining Jupiter Dive Center for a Park/Beach clean-up at Jupiter Beach Park. October 8th , 8:00 AM at Jupiter Beach Park. Contact Lisa Carroll @ Jupiter Dive Center 561-745-7807 Let’s keep our community pristine and help insure beach […]

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Gary the goliath

Meet Gary the Goliath Grouper

Meet Gary the Goliath Grouper You hear – and feel – a booming resonance. Meet Gary the Goliath Grouper! You’re sensing the signature low frequency bellowing of Goliath groupers. Then you are in the midst of underwater titans up to eight feet long and weighing more than 500 pounds and it’s an unforgettable big-animal dive […]

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Wednesdays on the Wrecks

Jupiter Goliath Groupers

Jupiter Goliath Groupers You hear – and feel – a booming resonance. You’re sensing the signature low frequency bellowing of the Jupiter Goliath groupers. Then you are in the midst of underwater titans up to eight feet long and weighing more than 500 pounds. It’s an unforgettable big-animal dive experience. The offshore reefs of Jupiter, […]

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Fishing net removal

Fishing net removal

Fishing net removal Late Tuesday June 7th we got an email from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission  in regards to an abandoned fishing net out by the deep ledge, 110-130 feet. The email had an image attached that showed the net and a dead Sandbar shark that had gotten tangled in it. After a few […]

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Turtle Season in Jupiter

It’s Loggerhead Turtle Season!

It’s Loggerhead Turtle Season! The Jupiter area is known as a Loggerhead nesting area. As a diver, from April –September we see turtles on almost every dive. In June we start to see turtles in large numbers. Last year in late June we stopped counting turtles at 42. That was on 1 dive! Loggerhead Marine […]

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Turtle Information

Turtle Information

Turtle Information Turtle nesting season starts March 1st. The first appearances of the Leatherbacks have begun! Book your dives now and discover the best of the Palm Beach Dive experiences at Jupiter Dive Center. Loggerhead Marinelife Center recorded 213 leatherback sea turtle nests on the beaches of North Palm Beach in 2015. The Leatherback Project […]

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Jupiter Dive Center Beach Clean Up

Jupiter Beach Park Clean Up

Jupiter Beach Park Clean Up This year we have had over 100 Volunteers help us prevent 800 pounds of trash from ending up in the ocean! With your help we can keep our community park and our favorite dive spots clean! Beach Clean Up Adopt- A-Park Program Following the philosophy that a cleaner community is […]

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Turtle Season in Jupiter

Turtle Season in Jupiter

  Divers don’t miss turtle season in Jupiter! Later in the turtle season in Jupiter, we see Loggerhead and Green Turtles in large numbers on our reefs. Last year divers counted 22 turtles on ONE dive, seeing Hawksbill turtles as well. Imagine seeing adult females up to 350 pounds, one right after another! YOU WILL […]

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3 Things to Never Buy if You Love the Ocean

3 Things to Never Buy if You Love the Ocean

3 Things to Never Buy if You Love the Ocean Posted by Julie Clarke-Bush Once you do your first ocean dive something inside of you changes. You form a connection to the ocean. You start to care about the sea and begin thinking about what you can do to protect it. We all know some […]

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How Much Plastic Debris Moves from Land to Sea?

How Much Plastic Debris Moves from Land to Sea?

How Much Plastic Debris Moves from Land to Sea? Feb. 12/15 In the News Source: EurekAlert About 8 million tons of plastic waste wound up in the world’s oceans in 2010, and researchers warn that the cumulative amount could increase more than tenfold in the next decade unless the international community improves its waste management […]

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