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Title:
Diving & snorkeling, Guam & Yap
Author:
Rock, Tim.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
Melbourne ; Oakland : Lonely Planet Publications, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
iv, 142 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
General Note:
Rev. ed. of: Diving and snorkeling guide to Guam & Yap. c1994.

Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780864427441
Format :
Book

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Central Library GV838.673.G85 R63 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

A guide to dozens of the top dive sites, with added information on land based attractions. Over 100 underwater and topside photographs are included, with maps showing the dive sites, a complete listing of all dive operations on the islands and natural history sections on manta rays, spinner dolphins and invertebrates.


Author Notes

Tim Rock is an internationally published photojournalist who specializes in underwater exploration.


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 9
Overview of Guamp. 11
Historyp. 12
Geographyp. 13
Guam Practicalitiesp. 15
Climatep. 15
Languagep. 15
Getting Therep. 15
Getting Aroundp. 16
Entryp. 16
Moneyp. 16
Timep. 17
Electricityp. 17
Weights and Measuresp. 17
What to Bringp. 17
What to Wearp. 18
Underwater Photographyp. 18
Business Hoursp. 18
Accommodationsp. 18
Dining and Foodp. 19
Shoppingp. 19
Activities and Attractionsp. 20
Sella Bayp. 21
Ypao Beach Parkp. 21
Gun Beachp. 22
South Pacific Memorial Parkp. 22
War in the Pacific National Historical Parkp. 22
Umatacp. 22
Diving Safetyp. 23
Diving in Guamp. 27
Agat Bayp. 29
1 Blue Holep. 31
2 Barracuda Rockp. 32
3 The Crevicep. 33
4 Shark Pitp. 34
5 Eel Gardensp. 35
6 Rizal Coral Headsp. 37
7 Hap's Reefp. 37
8 Gaan Pointp. 39
9 The Amtracp. 40
10 Coral Gardensp. 41
11 Pete's Reefp. 42
Southern Coastp. 43
12 Fouha Bayp. 45
13 Toguan Bayp. 46
14 Cocos Wallp. 48
15 Cocos Island Lagoonp. 49
Northwest Coastp. 50
16 Piti Channelp. 52
17 Piti Bomb Holesp. 53
18 Fish Eye Marine Parkp. 54
19 Asan Cut and Beachp. 56
20 Hospital Pointp. 58
21 Tumon Bayp. 59
22 Gun Beachp. 60
23 Shark's Holep. 61
24 Double Reefp. 62
25 The Pinnaclep. 64
Apra Harborp. 66
26 Tokai Marup. 67
27 SMS Cormoranp. 69
28 Kitsugawa Marup. 70
29 Family Beachp. 72
30 American Tankerp. 73
31 Seabee Junkyardp. 74
32 Hidden Reefp. 75
33 Fingers Reefp. 76
34 Rock's Reefp. 77
35 GabGab Beachp. 78
36 GabGab II Reefp. 79
37 Western Shoalsp. 79
38 Dry Dock Reefp. 80
Diving in Rotap. 81
39 Shoun Marup. 84
40 Puntan Senhanomp. 85
41 Wedding Cake Pointp. 86
42 Pona Pointp. 86
43 Coral Gardensp. 88
Overview of Yapp. 89
Historyp. 89
Geographyp. 91
Yap Practicalitiesp. 92
Climatep. 92
Languagep. 93
Getting Therep. 93
Getting Aroundp. 93
Entryp. 93
Moneyp. 93
What to Bringp. 94
What to Wearp. 95
Timep. 95
Underwater Photographyp. 95
Business Hoursp. 95
Accommodationsp. 96
Dining and Foodp. 96
Shoppingp. 96
Activities and Attractionsp. 97
Yap Dayp. 97
The Outer Islandsp. 99
Bechiyal Cultural Centerp. 100
Diving in Yapp. 101
Yap Walls and Reefs
44 Eagle's Nestp. 106
45 Gilman Tipp. 106
46 Lionfish Wallp. 107
47 Yap Cavernsp. 108
48 Gilman Wallp. 110
49 Magic Kingdomp. 111
50 Cabbage Patchp. 112
51 Spanish Wallsp. 112
52 Cherry Blossom Wallp. 114
53 Sunrise Reefp. 115
54 Goofnuw Mini Wallp. 115
Yap Channels
55 Goofnuw Channelp. 116
56 Shark Cityp. 117
57 Garden Eel Flatsp. 118
58 Manta Cleaning Stationp. 119
59 Manta Ridgep. 121
60 Miil Pointp. 122
61 Spaghetti Factoryp. 123
62 Manta Ray Bayp. 124
Marine Lifep. 125
Hazardous Marine Lifep. 129
Diving Conservation and Awarenessp. 133
Listingsp. 135
Accommodationsp. 135
Diningp. 136
Diving Servicesp. 138
Indexp. 141

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