Monday, November 1, 2010

Special thanks to Alistair Paterson and Mark Polzer for sending in news items.

1. National Geographic names Pembrokeshire as second best coastal destination in the world:

2. Advisory Council on Underwater Archaeology (ACUA) launched its new website:

3. Era of piracy propelled by major political and nautical changes:

4. Turkey’s underwater cultural heritage in danger, says expert:

5. Underwater art doubles as artificial reef in Mexico:

6. Exploring Long Island shipwrecks:

7. Shipwreck near Fort De Soto may receive state designation:

8. INA president James Delgado bids farewell:

9. Talk by Shalley Wachsmann: Sea of Galilee Boat [old, but good]:

10. Goa’s first steam engine shipwreck found:

11. Bentota of bygone days: Stagecoaches and oysters [Sri Lanka]:

12. Obituary Honor Frost:

13. Book of the week: A nautical odyssey:

14. United Technologies to donate $1 million to Mystic Aquarium for Ocean Exploration Center:


Dr Wendy van Duivenvoorde