Natalie Gibb

  • PADI open water scuba instructor
  • TDI full cave instructor
  • Owner of Under the Jungle, a cave diving center in Cenote Tajma Ha, Mexico


Natalie L. Gibb is a former writer for ThoughtCo who contributed 121 articles in more than six years. 

She has certified more than 100 PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors) open water and scuba divers and taught many additional advanced courses. She is an enriched air nitrox and deep diving specialty instructor and a full cave instructor with TDI (Technical Diving International). She also is co-owner of Under the Jungle, a cave diving center in Cenote Tajma Ha, Mexico.

In addition to her diving certifications, she is a certified emergency first response instructor, a Divers Alert Network-certified emergency oxygen provider, and a neurological exam for decompression illness provider.

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