Adventurers Dive Log: Scuba Diving in Palm Beach Dive Locations, Boynton Inlet to Dania Pier

SEPARATED ROCKS



Type: Room sized blocks aligned North to South. Length: Depth: Sand 40' to 42' rising 3' to 5' on large blocks of coral.

Location: S of Deerfield Pier off S end of public beach, about 1.3 miles south of Boca Inlet.

Description: Large steep edged room sized blocks lined up roughly N-S, 30' to 60' apart. Tire bundles & tires in area. N of Ancient Mariner.

Depth: Sand 40' to 42' deep rising 3' to 5' on large blocks of coral.

Critters: Many reef fish, both bait & tropicals. Rarely snapper and grouper. Hogfish in sand. Lobster on and under blocks.

Cautions: No N-S edge. Easy to get lost. Use prominent sponges or corals for orientation.

Remarks: Good beginners reef. Low currents & usually good visibility. Marks in sand to E.


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