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Becca Hurley

A certified diver since 2005 and former editor at Scuba Diving magazine, Hurley transitioned to contributing writer and Sea Heroes program manager in 2022. She's been diving all around the world and particularly loves the Asia-Pacific regions but as a Native Floridian The Florida Keys will always hold a special place in her heart. Besides scuba diving and reporting on marine conservation heroes, she enjoys traveling, volunteering and most of all, spending time raising her daughter and future dive buddy.

Nation’s First Underwater Veterans Memorial Opens in Florida

Located about 10 miles off Clearwater, Florida, the Circle of Heroes dive site pays respect to veterans and those who currently serve in the U.S. armed forces.

Tips From a Diver Who Was Lost at Sea for Nearly Eight Hours

A Florida diver recounts being lost at sea and what he would have done differently.

Four Seasons Explorer Matches the Majesty of the Maldives

The scuba diving options at the Four Seasons Maldives resorts include diving on the *Four Seasons Explorer* liveaboard.

Diving with Sharks in the Desert

Las Vegas may be known as Sin City, but there is more to do than gamble. At Mandalay Bay you can dive with sharks in a 1.3 million-gallon shark tank.

Scuba Diving Activities in Kona Not Impacted by Volcano on Big Island of Hawaii

Despite the eruption of the Kilauea volcano on May 3, the majority of the island has remained unaffected, including the popular scuba diving destination of Kona.

Amazon Prime Day Is the Perfect Time to Stock Up on Travel Gear

Amazon Prime Day kicks off at 3 pm EST on Monday, July 16, and it lasts a full 36 hours.

BREAKING: All 12 Boys and Their Coach Rescued from Cave in Thailand

After spending more than two weeks being trapped in the Tham Luang Cave system in northern Thailand all 12 boys and their coach have been rescued.

Cave Diving Experts Warn of Potential Hazards in Thai Cave Rescue Mission 

Edd Sorenson describes three hazards that could be of potential risk to the team trying to rescue a soccer team trapped in a cave in Thailand.

Breaking: Missing Thailand Boys Soccer Team Found by British Rescue Divers

After a 10-day search that involved hundreds of volunteers and teams of technical divers, all 12 boys and their coach were found alive July 2.