The Illinois Council of Skin and Scuba Divers


This links page is an ongoing work. It has two purposes:
One------to list helpful Web sites for our members.
Two---to give recognition to our many supporters.
(The Illinois Council makes no endorsements regarding the links and assumes no responsibility for inaccuracies or omissions)
If you have an interesting link or feel something needs to be added, e-mail
Please check back regularly for new updates.

Hosting Facility
Mr. Beef & Pizza
1796 S. Elmhurst Road
Mt. Prospect, IL 60056
Reciprocal Links
Brunson Images

Diving With

Great Lakes Dive Center
Shelby Township, MI (near Detroit)

Scuba Diving (E-Zine)

Worldwide Scuba Dive Directory

Individual Member

In Memoriam
Dan Wagner
President, Mother Ocean Foundation
Our  "Fishy Dan" passed away
December 7, 2010

Snorkling Michigan Waters
Nancy Washburne and her husband Martin Ruiz,
friends and past presenters for the ICSSD,
and experts on fish life in the shallow waters of Michigan,
have a new Web site about the subject. Check it:
Also check out the official state of Michigan page.
They have a section on snorkeling:

Enter the Travel Section and look under Summer Activities.

Chicago Shell Club
A popular second organization
for many LOUP members

Sister Organizations

Central California Council of Diving Clubs

Greater Los Angeles Council of Divers

Lake Erie Research Center
at the Great Lakes Historical Society

Long Island Divers Association

Midwest Dive Council

New Jersey Council of Diving Clubs

New York State Divers Association

The Ohio Council of Skin and Scuba Divers

San Diego Council of Divers

Underwater Society of America

Charitable & Environmental

Alliance for the Great Lakes
Ensuring a Living Resource for All Generations


Making Possibilities
for Disabilities
Jim Elliott, President
3909 Washington
Downers Grove, IL 60515


-------------------------------Reef Environmental Educational Foundation (REEF)


Helping at-risk students
(13-17) through SCUBA


Save Japan Dolphins


Sea Shepherd Conservation Society


Save The



Club Hosts

Below H2O Dive Shop (Waterdawgs Scuba Club)
B.R. Ryall YMCA, Glen Ellyn (Scubaneers)

Cantigny VFW Post, Joliet (Aquaknights of Joliet)
Chicagoland Scuba Center, Lake Zurich (Deep Blue Divers)
Dive Right In Scuba, Plainfield, IL (Aquaholics)
G A T Guns, Dundee  (Reef Rovers Scuba Club)
Northrop Grumman Corp., Rolling Meadows (Northrop Grumman Scuba Club)

Sea Lions Dive Center (Midwest Divers)
Scuba Emporium, Our World Underwater
Scuba Systems Dive Shop, Skokie (Skyline Scuba Club)
Helix Photo (League of Underwater Photographers & Underwater Archeological Society of Chicago)

Please Support Our Club Hosts

Places to Dive

Haigh Quarry, Burbonnais, IL
Mermet Springs, Southern IL
Pearl Lake, S. Beloit, IL
Straits of Mackinac Shipwreck


Lake Michigan Dive Charters
(Note: Charter Boats please send info)


Dive Chicago
Discovery Dive Charters 815-786-1337
Enterprise Marine
Shipwreck Adventures


N'Pursuit Adventure Charters


R.J. Dives, Great Lakes Charters
Thunder Bay, Alpena, MI


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