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Maldives spread in December edition of DIVE magazine

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In the DIVE December issue we are back to our full edition with all of your favourite columns and features PLUS a fantastic competition to win a trip to the Maldives on board ScubaSpa worth over $5000.
Here are some highlights of this issue:

WATER COLUMN: Red Sea dugongs. Long believed to be the source of mermaid myths and after years of searching Douglas Seifert finally gets some amazing images of the Red Sea siren.
EQUIPMENT MATTERS: Stuck for Christmas present ideas? Check out the DIVE Christmas gift guide for inspiration.
PHOTOPRO: Christian Skauge lets us into his background secrets.
MOVIEMAKER: Rich Stevenson - a cutting edge technical diving instructor turned cameraman interviewed by John Boyle.
DIVE GUIDE: Desert delights in Oman. DIVE editor Jo Mattock discovers that Oman has culture, desert and diving in adundance on a trip to Muscat.
TECH PROFILE: Wreck diver and owner of Pro Tec dive centre in Mexico, Andreas 'Matt' Matthes has been involved in some of the most groundbreaking tech dives of the past 20 years. Joe Cocozza sits down for a chat with him.
EASY DIVING: Are you a gas guzzler? Red Sea dive guide and guru Mark Crowley gives us some tips on cutting air consumption.
ASCENSION ISLAND: Paul Colley and Rebecca Clarke introduce us to Ascension Island diving - including the iconic fish of the island, the black triggerfish.
PAMELA: Meet the lionfish divas. Pamela discovers the new Wild West of diving when she meets the women who hunt lionfish.
MALDIVES: It's not all doom and gloom for the environment. Neil Hope finds plenty of grass-roots conservation work is being undertaken by three dive centres in the Maldives.

We also have the regular Shotline, DIVE briefing and Biteback among other great features. All this and much more in the latest FREE issue of DIVE magazine.