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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Lobster for Napa Valley Divers

October 15, 2013

Napa Valley Divers club member and SCUBA instructor, Mitch E. caught this 11 pound lobster on opening day (9/28/13) of lobster season.  He caught this giant on the “Conception” dive boat at Santa Rosa Island, Talcott Shoals.  Come join the club as we explore all aspects of diving locally and internationally.  

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NVD Movie Night

September 9, 2013

If you can judge the level of fun that was had at this years Movie Night…..by the fact that everyone was so busy having fun that they forgot to take pictures…. this years movie night was over the top successful!  We watched “Shallow Hal” on a giant 9×12 foot screen.  The weather could not have […]

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Abalone Scientific Survey Meeting

September 6, 2013

At the request of the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (DFW), the California Ocean Science Trust (OST) has convened a Science Advisory Committee (SAC) to conduct a scientific and technical review of the survey design and methods currently used to estimate densities of red abalone (Haliotis rufescens) in northern California. The first meeting is […]

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Lake Berryessa Cleanup September 21, 2013

August 23, 2013
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Lake Berryessa Clean Up – September 21, 2013

August 15, 2013

The annual Lake Berryessa Clean Up will be on September 21, 2013.  Always a fun event to collect thousands of pounds of trash and recyclables, and help keep our lake clean.  Divers are needed, as well as boats, kayaks and land support.  BBQ to follow with awards.  Contact the coordinator of this years event, Robin […]

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August 12, 2013 Club Meeting Guest Speaker

July 19, 2013

Napa Valley Divers welcomes Art Fallon, Manager of the Novato Pinnacles Dive Center.  Art will give an overview of Pinnacles Dive Center (with stores in Novato and Santa Rosa), the classes, products and services that they provide, as well as tell us about the dive trips they currently have scheduled, as well as their monthly […]

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