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dive #: 31 date: 29 November 1993 time: 17:20


   Tasmania, AU / Fortescue Bay

max. depth: 13.0 m
dive time: 55 min

notes:

Kelp Forest

Fair weather clouds, very light breeze.
Sea calm.
Diagram.

absolutely gorgeous location for diving
campsites available
Swim into the heart of the forest and the lights go out. Spread a wall of kelp with the hands, and slowly, a new scene is revealed.

common sea dragons (4), like long seahorses, with lots of color, most excellent
white seahorse (30 cm)
lots of crayfish and abalones
sting ray, w/blue spots
orange kelp colored fish with kelp-like fins, very cool
heaps of shrimp
huge dead octopus
big gear

surf: 2:25
no deco: in A, out Q
multilevel:
1
14 Q
90 50

buddy: Yves Maumary

conditions:

visibility: 10.0 m
water temp.: 14 C
air temp.: 22 C
current: none
workload: resting

equipment:

suit: Farmer John ( 26 lbs)

weight notes:
computer:

tank 1: air ( AIuminum 80 ( 84 liter aluminium) @ 214 bar - 0 bar)

schedule:

  depth     time     runtime     gas  







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