Join us on our most popular dive (snorkel), and swim with an array of shark species! You will learn about the biology, physiology and behavior of sharks and how to safely interact with them. While on board you will also learn about our current research efforts to help save these misunderstood animals.
The #PelagicProgram is an interactive research based program now open to the public. Hailed as "one of the best programs for inspiring shark and marine conservation." Founded as a research program By Ocean Ramsey, One Ocean Diving opened to the public in an effort to help educate people about the reality of sharks and facilitate and empower people with first hand experience.
A foundation and support platform for collaborative pelagic research, conservation, education and you in the water with these amazing animals. We focus our efforts on studying the behavior, physiology, biology and human interaction/effects on sharks, sea turtles and whales. We are passionate about helping people better understand these animals and the negative misconceptions that can go along with them- ESPECIALLY SHARKS! Click on the tabs below to learn more about how we carry out each component of what makes One Ocean Diving so unique! So come join us on one of our dives and experience for yourself how incredible each species is! You will walk away with a new understanding and appreciation for these animals and hopefully will help spread the word to help save our pelagic animals!
Our Pelagic Programs start when you board one of One Ocean Divingʻs research and dive vessels. Pono Kai, Mano Kai or Koa Kai all have large white or blue block letters saying "ONE OCEAN DIVING" on the side. Mano Kai is a silver vessel with a blue canopy; Pono Kai is a blue and white vessel with a blue canopy and Koa Kai is a white catamaran. Our boats will dock at the commercial loading zone of Haleiwa Harbor (closest to Haleiwa Joe's Restaurant) near the white scaffolding/fish scale. Our trips are 2 hours long and consists of a highly educational presentation on your way out to the natural aggregation site where you will learn about shark biology, behavior, research and how to safely interact with sharks! You will then get in the water with your safety diver where you will experience first hand how beautiful and amazing these animals really are. We believe you will walk away with a new found respect for sharks and will want to #speakupforsharks to help save them! swimming with sharks boat charters shark dive hawaii
Founded for a collaborative research program gathering data for over four different current shark research studies, the One Ocean Diving Pelagic Program was adapted by internationally recognized shark and marine biologist, Ocean Ramsey to serve as a major conservation effort and to help assist with funding for ongoing studies of sharks.
What started with sharks has now grown to encompass the Honu (Hawaiian Green Sea Turtle) and Humpback whales!
Click on the tab below to learn more about our research efforts for theses three specific species. swimming with sharks boat charters shark dive hawaii
Our hope is to spread the word about the importance of protecting marine animals, and to encourage people globally to take action and use their voice to stand up for all these amazing species!
We seek to educate people through multiple platforms: personally through our dives, social media, giving school presentations, and working with individuals and groups internationally too support their research and conservation efforts through @oneoceanglobal swimming with sharks boat charters shark dive hawaii
Facilitating and inspiring the connection of human beings to protect the animals within our oceans and the marine ecosystems and environment through first-hand experience. During our dives you learn about shark, sea turtle and whale biology and how it plays into their behavior, body language and human impacts on the survival of these marine species.
Check out our conservation page by clicking the "LEARN MORE" button below to get involved in local conservation efforts and learn about the threats facing sharks, sea turtles and whales, and how you can help get involved! swimming with sharks boat charters shark dive hawaii
Want to swim with sharks? Come out with One Ocean Diving to learn more about sharks and experience them first hand.
JOIN US ON A PELAGIC SHARK SNORKEL
The "Pelagic Shark Program" also known as the "Pelagic Animal Research and Interaction Program" or what some people simply refer to as: "The snorkel with sharks without a cage program," is an extensively developed program based on shark behavioral research and data collection integrating educational informational and adapted for the general public to utilize in order to reduce or avoid adverse shark interactions.
Boat will dock in between the shark shack and white fish scale (scaffolding)
Haleiwa Harbor, 66-105 Haleiwa Rd, Haleiwa, Hawaii 96712, United States
Phone: +1-808-649-0018 (Please Text) Office hours: 8am-4pm HST
Star marks parking area .. Do not park in trailer parking stalls\
if kiosk is not open please meet here so our crew knows where to find you,, Parking can be found by the bathrooms or on the side by the boats on the water side.
This is where you will be getting on and off the boat
Mano Kai (Shark-Water) is our largest silver vessel with a blue canopy and blue trim with large white block letters saying "ONE OCEAN DIVING" on the side.
Pono Kai (Good-Sea) is our white dive boat with a blue canopy and white block letters saying "ONE OCEAN DIVING" along the side.twin engines
Aloha Kai (Love of Water) is a all white boat with a blue canopy top with twin white Suzuki engines
Koa Kai (Strong/Courageous Sea) is our Power Cat "Shark Cat" twin Hull. It is all white with a nice cab and One Ocean Diving large along the side and a large silver ladder.
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FULL REFUND ONLY IF YOU CALL AND DIRECTLY TALK TO US TO CANCEL AT LEAST 24 HOURS PRIOR TO DEPARTURE TIME***IF YOU NOTIFY US VIA TEXT AND EMAIL MORE THAN 24 HOURS PRIOR TO DEPARTURE***.
All trips are subject to change due to weather! You will be 100% refunded if we need to reschedule due to weather or we will gladly rebook you to another day. Money back guarantee you will see sharks on the Pelagic Shark Snorkel
IF YOU ARE NOT CONTACTED ABOUT A CANCELLATION EXPECT YOUR CHARTER TO RUN AND PLEASE ARRIVE ON TIME!
WHEN: General tour times vary by season and can be seen on our online booking system with live availability (WEATHER PERMITTING.)
Book the early morning trips as they generally have the least wind and the calmest conditions. Early morning trips are advised, especially for those prone to sea sickness.
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One Ocean Diving, 66-105 Haleiwa Rd, Haleiwa, Hawaii 96712, United States