Pohnpei Eco-Adventure Guide | SCUBA Diving
Pohnpei's SCUBA scenery is similar to that before the 1990' - few know what they lack, nor can they conceive of the unused unexploited potentials that lie beneath the crystalline blues of Pohnpei's water. This is in part because the scuba diving centers of the past were horribly unskilled and poorly managed, did not make any advertising or only supplied a very selected group of other divers.
Phoenix Marine Sports, a company in Japan, has managed scuba divers well enough, but has never tried to get through to them. Last but not least, The Village Hotel was closed prematurely in April 2013 due to a dispute over the renewals of a rental agreement.
There are two dive companies left, one of which - Club Pareo - almost entirely addresses Japan. As many things on Pohnpei, scuba has become a kind of do-it-yourself adventure for the ordinary trip. The Pohnpei Surf Club and the Club Pareo have only restricted equipment for hire, but only to scuba diver on their canoes.
You will need to have your own equipment if you want to rent a small boats or go diving with one of the expatriate diving groups on the islands. There are no special limitations on United Airlines diving equipment, but your baggage must be under 22. SCUBA' community professionals have pinpointed a variety of diving spots in the area - all of them are highlighted on the 15 x 16 inches chart in the Marine Attractions Eco-Adventure Guide, which is available free of charge from the Australian Embassy.
On this page we have only included pages with functions or terms that make them different from others. One of Pohnpei's most popular diving spots is by far Pohnpei's most popular one, as there is a fellowship of mantas ( "Manta Road"), among them the dark morph variant.....
Eastside Sites " Joy Diver This is located on the eastern rim of the long, strait fringe of the long coral riff just west of Nahnningi (Joy) Iceland. Southwest Side Sites Nahlap This dives is around the eastern part of the Nahlap area. This current follows the external barriers of the Dauahk Dauahk Riffwand just off the coast of Kepidau.
It also has shallow cliffs with very low reefs, especially on the northwest. The Pakin Diving Pakin has similar characteristics and characteristics as And, except that the star has no real way into the Laguna - which is limited.
The MPAs, sandctuaries and forestry reserve Pohnpei Island currently have eleven sea conservation areas, three of which are mangroves and two stingrays. We would like to give Mike Viti, John Ranahan and Karino Olpet a big kala hngan, because they passed on their know how about scuba dipping on Pohnpei first handed - without which this site would not have been possible.