Kelsey Family

2018 ATDC Holiday Party

Aqua Tutus Diving Club celebrated another year with their annual Holiday Party on December 9 at La Cabana Restaurant in Newark.  Almost 60 Tooters, including family members and our friends from Vaqueros Del Mar Diving Club, enjoyed the evening. More

Ambua Lodge, Papua New Guinea

Aqua Tooter November 2018

In November we had our second Members Night of 2018 featured presentations by Fritz Welss, Jono Dove, and Patti Baugh. More

2019

2019 Board of Directors

These officers and volunteers may lead the club, but it takes each of us members to help make it THRIVE and GROW. More

Leo Nelson & son in drysuits, 1957

Blast from the Past

Images from the Club scrapbooks. More

Rick Carlson

In Memoriam, Rick Carlsen

On September 21, 2018, just 6 days short of his golden wedding anniversary, Rick passed away at the age of 82. More

Jono, Fritz, Larry & Patti

Members Night – Land and Sea

Our second Members Night of 2018 featured presentations by Fritz Welss, Jono Dove, and Patti Baugh. More

California spiny lobster found at North Monastery

Aqua Tooter October 2018

At our October meeting, we were delighted to hear a presentation from Paulina Salinas-Ruiz, an Applied Marine & Watershed Science M.S. graduate student at California State University Monterey Bay. More

Finescale triggerfish, Balistes polylepis, spotted at Breakwater Wall

Strange Fish in Weird Places with Paulina Salinas-Ruiz

At our October meeting, we were delighted to hear a presentation from Paulina Salinas-Ruiz, addressing fish and invertebrates that are migrating north up the west coast where they are not considered an indigenous species. More

Oyster Shell Recycling

Aqua Tooter September 2018

At our September meeting, Linda Hunter from the Wild Oyster Project explained the mission of the project and why bringing back native oysters can help prevent damage from rising sea levels. More

Gill Net Bycatch

California Bans Giant Ocean Fishing Nets

Used to catch swordfish, the giant nylon curtains often entangle dozens of other marine species. More