SEA RIDER SUMMER RESERVATIONS

Friday, July 18th, 2014 CaptainTara No Comments »

ALOHA FROM CAPTAIN TARA! I WANT TO ENCOURAGE ALL POTENTIAL PASSENGERS TO CALL SEA RIDERS DIRECT LINE TO CHECK AVAILABILITY! WE ARE UNIQUE AND PERSONAL AND WORK AROUND NATURE! OFTEN OUR TOURS ARE NOT OFFERRED ON LINE , BECAUSE WATER CONDITIONS  RULE THE SCHEDULE. WE ARE DETERMINED TO GIVE YOU THE BEST EXPERIENCE . SO […]

Sea Turtles- Birth Announcement 500+Hatchlings on Kaua’i!

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011 CaptainTara No Comments »

In the Hawaiian Islands, Green Sea Turtles have made a great comeback in the past few decades. On our Snorkel charters, it still amazes me to see the sheer number of animals we are blessed to swim with everyday. As a Marine Biologist, I am then overwhelmed that I have lived long enough to see […]

Hawaiian Frog Fish!

Monday, August 15th, 2011 CaptainTara No Comments »

     Not known for their swimming ability, the Frog Fishes movement is jet propelled. They gulp in sea water and are able to expel the water through gill slits, far back in the body past the pectoral fins, to give enable them to “scoot” through the Sea! Most species perch on the reef or bottom […]

Marine Mammal Survey

Friday, December 10th, 2010 CaptainTara No Comments »

This photo is of  mother and calf  Short-finned Pilot Whales, taken off of Lana’i. Kaua’i Sea Riders charters were left in the capable hands of Captain Rob and Crew Nick! I was fortunate to have a great opportunity as a Field Biologist on the 90′ vessel “Au’kele” as a Marine Mammal Observer. We covered a […]

Kaua’i Reef Conservation

Saturday, December 5th, 2009 CaptainTara No Comments »

Kauai Sea Riders is a charter for Kauai visitors who want a personal and unique experience in and on the Ocean.  Yet, few realize that a large portion of the use of our Navy Seal Zodiac “HOOKAHI” is for scientific purposes. This type of boat is referred to as a RHIB, or rigid hull inflatable and […]