Welcome to Black Coral Divers Website

Welcome to Black Coral Divers Website

Welcome to Black Coral Divers WebsiteWelcome to Black Coral Divers WebsiteWelcome to Black Coral Divers Website

Black Corals Are Rare, Grows Deep  And Shines When Polished

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Roatan Marine Park Lionfish Management Program

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Jason deCaires Taylor and Museo Subaquatico de Arte

UPCOMING EVENTS

Discover Scuba Diving Class

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The Black Coral Divers is partnering with Ultimate Experience Abroad Travel Group Invite you to join them for a Discover Scuba Diving Adventure  Class!

WHEN:  January 25, 2020

TIME:  4 PM - 9:30 PM

COST: $35.00 pp

WHERE:  International Scuba Dive Shop

2540 Marsh Lane, Suite 128

Carrollton, Texas   75006

Contact: 

Jimi Mack @gemack8@gmail.com

or 

Shirley Staten - sastaten@gmail.com

or

Trina Bradford Smith - Trina@ueatravel.com

for more information

               

AQUA BOOGIE 2020

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 CURACAO, N.A.

APRIL 23-28, 2020

www.bdreventsandtours.com has partnered with The Black Coral Divers Dallas and INVITE YOU, Divers and Non-Divers to join the    

AQUA BOOGIE 2020

Are you ready for the most LIT AF Beach Party and SCUBA Vacation of 2020? Join us as we take the party to Curacao is one of the most beautiful islands of the ABC chain of southern Caribbean islands.

Diving brothers and sisters will have the opportunity to explore some of the most incredible dive sites in the Southern Caribbean Islands.

This SCUBA diving vacation is open to certified divers, those wishing to learn to dive, as well as non-divers. If it is your desire to become a certified diver we have PADI certified SCUBA instructors in our organization as well as access to resort dive operators resources to assist you. All participants are required to sign a release of liability statement understanding SCUBA is at your own risks and is not required on this vacation.

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World Oceans Day June 8, 2020

June  A global day of ocean celebration and collaboration for a better future. No matter where you l

 June 8, 2020

YOU CAN HELP SAVE OUR OCEANS

World Oceans Day is a global day of ocean celebration and collaboration for a better future. This site serves as a central coordinating platform for World Oceans Day, with free resources and ideas for everyone – no matter where you live – to help expand the reach and impact of World Oceans Day on June 8 and year-round. http://www.worldoceansday.org/annual-the

BLACK CORAL DIVERS CELEBRATING 25 YEARS

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The Black Coral Divers is Celebrating the 25th Anniversary in December.  That's a reason to celebrate!  Celebrating achievements, growth and friendships. You are invited to JOIN the BCD Clan to help celebrate our incredible milestone as we look forward to many more years of sharing our sport with the community and beyond. 

DATE: December 6, 2019 @ 7:00 PM

WHERE:  St. Martin's Wine Bistro

                  3020 Greenville Ave

                  Dallas, Texas   75206

For more info and RSV Contact:       Chris Powell @ 214 435-6972

COST:  $60 per person

Guest Speaker:  Mr. Kamau Sadiki

  **Outgoing President of NABS and   **Lead Instructor with Diving With a Purpose

NABS 29th ANNUAL SUMMIT

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"Return to the Motherland"

         The NABS 29th Annual Summit,               will meet in 

Sharm-El-Sheikh, Egypt, Nov 2-12, 2019.  There is limited space left.  So, you are highly encouraged to register early!   The summit registration packet can be found on the NABS website, www.nabsdivers.org. 

NOAA 2019 Lionfish Invitational

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Two expeditions of trained scientists and volunteer divers will travel to the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary on 

June 9-13, 2019 and August 25-29, 2019, to conduct research and collect the invasive lionfish. Additional objectives are to reduce the impact of the lionfish on reef habitats and native fish populations, assess effectiveness of diver removal efforts and increase public awareness. 

For further information contact: 

Michelle Johnston at www.michelle.a.johnston@noaa.gov. 

More information can also be found on www.texaslionfish.org website.

 

NABSYES in Roatan, Honduras

National Association of Black Scuba Divers Youth Education Summit In Roatan 2016.  visit the www.nabsyes.org website.

Downloads

Forms and Information Sheets

BLACK.CORAL.DIVERS_By_Laws.revision.2016 (pdf)

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BCD.DISCOVER.SCUBA2020 (pdf)

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BCD.Membership (docx)

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About Us

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THE BLACK CORAL

The black coral is exotic, dramatic and believed to guard against misfortune. It can take up to fifty years to grow at depths that exceed 200 feet and can live for 300 years. It's the gemstone for Hawaii. It's rare and when polished it shines with rich luster.

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MEMBERSHIP

Membership is diverse and open for anyone to join.  


BCD is a Charter Club of the National Association of Black Scuba Divers (NABS)


BCD was founded in 1994, in Dallas, Texas

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OUR MISSION

*Provide fellowship

*Promote scuba diving

*Promote conservation awareness

*Promote open water experiences

*Promote Scuba dive trips

*Promote exploration of career opportunities in maritime studies



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BECOME A BLACK CORAL DIVER

The Black Coral Divers provide fellowship for all divers regardless of race, color, gender, handicap, or diving affiliation.

Black Coral Divers

P.O. Box 1451, Rowlett, TX 75030

www.blackcoraldivers.org