Eric Billips

Eric Billips is is the owner, captain and instructor at Islamorada Dive Center and Floridia Keys Dive Center. He specializes in scuba, rebreather, spearfishing and captaining in the Florida Keys

DIVE REPORT: AWESOME CONDITIONS FOR CONSERVATION DIVES

This Week’s Dive Report Summer is definitely here, and we are all about it. Conditions remained ideal throughout the week, into the weekend. Winds started picking up on Saturday, as...

DIVE REPORT: BABY BOULDERS BACK ON THE REEF

This Week’s Dive Report Conditions this week were spectacular, with light winds and great viz. It wasn’t too hot, so the surface intervals were pleasant. And, as always, we had...

DIVE REPORT: DIPPING ON THE DUANE

This Week’s Dive Report Conditions this past week were a little mixed. The first part of the week we had a great dive on the wreck of the Duane while...

DIVE REPORT: WHY RESTORING CORALS MATTERS

This Week’s Dive Report Once again, dive conditions this past week were “Keys-tastic!” I can’t stress enough that this is why so many people visit often and even move here....

DIVE REPORT: ARE YOU PREPARED FOR HURRICANE SEASON?

This Week’s Dive Report This week’s conditions were nice — as the last few weeks have been — right up to when Fred rolled by. We took out a group...

DIVE REPORT: HUNTING FOR LIONFISH

This Week’s Dive Report Once again, conditions were very favorable. We had light winds and plenty of sunshine. These are the perfect times to go out and enjoy our Keys...