50.3914, -5.1600

63 Logged Dives

Carters Rock

Another site only accessible by boat, Carters Rock is a shallow, rocky kelp reef with a maximum depth of 10m. Kelp runs along the bouldery bottom to about 7m where it then turns into a white sandy bottom. Another good site for entry-level diver training.

Kelp fish including, wrasse, bass, pollack and their juvenile forms are often seen here. Also catsharks, crustaceans, nudibranchs and seals can be spotted.


TEMPERATURE & VISIBILITY*

This data is provided from the logbook information in the MySSI app

DIVE TYPES

  • Drift Dive
  • Snorkeling
  • Pinnacle, Needle, Seamount

Level

  • Beginner

Programs

  • Scuba

Entry

  • Boat

Body of Water

  • Salt Water

currents

  • moderate
  • medium

Maximum Depth

  • 11m

Visibility

  • 8m
This data is provided by divers logging their dives in the mySSI App
Wildlife Diversity
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Fishes
Ocean Sunfish
Wrasse
Sand Eel
Flounder
Molluscs
Cuttlefish
Crustaceans
Shrimps
Lobster
Crab
Jellyfish
Moon Jellyfish
Lion’s Mane Jellyfish
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Fishes
Ocean Sunfish
Wrasse
Sand Eel
Flounder
Molluscs
Cuttlefish
Crustaceans
Shrimps
Lobster
Crab
Jellyfish
Moon Jellyfish
Lion’s Mane Jellyfish

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