Recipe of the Month: Sheephead Ceviche

June 3, 2014

Scuba Chef — A New Twist on an Ancient Recipe: Sheephead Ceviche.  Recipe by: Trevor Cook  Serves 4-6  Ingredients: 1 pound fresh sheephead fillet, cubed 8-9 limes, juiced 2 tomatoes, diced 4 green onions, minced 2 stalks celery, sliced ½ yellow bell pepper, diced ½ chopped fresh parsley Freshly ground black pepper 1 1/2 tablespoons […]

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August 15-17, 2014: NVD Abalone Campout

April 23, 2014

Napa Valley Divers has their next abalone campout planned for August 15, 16, 17, 2014.  This camping trip aligns with the August 16, 2014 Norcal Underwater Hunters Big Abalone and Ling Cod competition and Cook Off.  We were able to again secure group site #3 ( known for beautiful sunsets) at Ocean Cove campground, on the Sonoma […]

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May 7, 2014 Catalina Chamber Day and Eve.

April 23, 2014

Mark your calendar for Wednesday, May 7 for Chamber Day & Eve 2014. The Catalina Chamber is celebrating the 40th year of unbending service to the Southern California diving community.  The Chamber gets about 50% of its funding from L.A. County, while Chamber Day & Eve have become the major source of funds to keep our Chamber […]

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April 2014 NVD Abalone Campout

April 9, 2014

After a week of almost non-stop rain, undaunted Napa Valley (abalone) Divers had their first abalone campout of the year at Ocean Cove Campground on April 4-6, 2014.  Almost on command, the rain stopped at 5:30pm on Friday, as old friends and new friends arrived, and it turned out to be an incredible weekend.  As […]

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April 12, 2014 10th Annual Dive In Earth Day Monterey CA.

April 9, 2014

All Napa Valley Divers have been invited to join the Dream Divers Club along with Aquatic Dreams Scuba Center (209-577-3483) of Modesto for the 10th annual Dive In Earth Day.  The festivities will include raffle prizes, lunch, great memories, new friends and not to mention the best of all, a cleaner ocean. The event will be held at Del Monte Beach; […]

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August 16, 2014: Norcal Underwater Hunters Big Abalone and Ling Cod Competition and Cook Off

April 9, 2014

2014 Norcal Underwater Hunters Big Abalone and Ling Cod competition and Cook Off, Sonoma County Abalone Network And Watermens Alliance Fundraiser.  Saturday August 16th 7:00am to 3:30pm at the Ocean Cove lodge, Bar and Grill, 23255 Coast Highway 1 California 95450.  Call (707) 847-3158 for reservations.  The Ocean Cove Campgrounds is right across the street if you wish to […]

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Doran Beach Clean up including SCUBA

April 3, 2014

Pinnacles Dive Center and Project Aware has organized a SCUBA and beach clean up at Doran Beach on April 6, 2014.  Contact Art Fallon, at Pinnacles Dive Center in Novato to participate, 408-314-5005.

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2014 Abalone Season

April 3, 2014

Links in below image are:   New Abalone Laws    Abalone Brochure

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April 4-6, 2014 Abalone Campout

January 15, 2014

Join Napa Valley Divers for an abalone campout.  We will be camping in group site #3 ( know for beautiful sunsets) at Ocean Cove campground, on the Sonoma coast.  You don’t camp?  Come up for the day.  Join us for the dives or just hang out with new and old friends.  As always we will […]

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10 inch Abalone Hunter – Roger Rude

November 11, 2013

Napa Valley Divers November 2013 club meeting speaker was Roger Rude.  The photo below shows Roger sharing a 7 inch abalone shell and a 11 inch abalone shell.  Roger is a retired Lieutenant with the Sonoma County Sheriff.  His career in law enforcement included the Helicopter Unit, Search and Rescue, Marine Unit, Dive Team, SWAT […]

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