How to Have a Safe and Fun Kauai Scuba Diving Experience

Make sure your equipment fits properly before entering the ocean.  If you are testing your scuba equipment or adjusting your gear, find a sandy shoreline area instead of standing on the reef. 

Remember: The Reef is Alive!  Do not stand on the reef.

Scuba with honu.

Practice good buoyancy techniques.  Make sure that none of your equipment or accessories – including your gauges and your fins – drag along the seafloor. 

Don’t kick up sand or sediment with your fins.  Be aware of where your fins are at all times.

Do not disrupt the behavior of Kauai’s native species. Never feed fish or any other wildlife.  This alters their natural behavior and can harm the species.

Don’t take or move sand, shells, coral or rocks.  These are resources for marine life and should be left where they are.  Only marine debris should be taken away from the beach.

Never anchor a boat on the reef.  Always use established moorings or anchor in sandy areas.

Follow all proper ocean safety precautions. Avoid channels with rip currents that may pull you out to sea or into rougher water. See Bali Hai Realty’s Ocean Safety Tips.

Kauai Vacation Rentals and Kauai Realty Services

For the finest quality Kauai vacation accommodations including luxury estates, condos, cottages, and beach villas, see our Kauai Vacation Rental Galleries or use our new Map-Based Vacation Rental Search feature.

If you are considering buying a home on Kauai you can see some of the island’s best real estate deals by browsing through the Bali Hai Realty Kauai Real Estate Galleries, or you can use the Map-Based Kauai Home Search.

Also please feel free to give us a call. The Bali Hai Realty staff will be happy to help you find the perfect Kauai vacation rental, or assist you in the process of buying or selling a Kauai home.

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