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August 2017

A juvenile whale shark in it’s typical nom nom behavioural state

August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Marine Conservation Research, Volunteer Stories, Whale Sharks|

Our volunteer, Sam Thompson, filmed this epic little clip of a whale shark having the best time feeding on Mysids (tiny shrimp) https://www.facebook.com/UnderwaterAfrica/videos/1413646495383731/

Some of the worlds rarest dolphins filmed by drone…

August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Dolphins, Marine Conservation Research|

Truly unbelievable to be able to observe these animals in a completely natural state. Enjoy some dolphins in crystal blue waters for the next 2 minutes. Filmed in 4k so boost the settings... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5IaQ5lnQhmQ

Awesome new little video!

August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

New promo video we have put together, come and join us! (30 secs and filmed in 4k so boost the quality!) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fD6wBWvib-4

The end of plastic free July…

August 1st, 2017|Categories: Plastic Free Ocean Campaign|

Plastic free July has ended! But it's time to keep those plastic free practices going! It's estimated that by 2050 there will be more plastic in the ocean than fish. Please do your part to [...]

July 2017

Studying beach sand for microplastics…

July 30th, 2017|Categories: Plastic Free Ocean Campaign|

Our volunteers sieve sand samples to measure plastic debris! Plastic free July is coming to a close... That doesn't mean your plastic reduction steps should cease. What was something you cut out that was easier [...]

Today we biopsied our first humpback whale of the 2017 season!!!!

July 22nd, 2017|Categories: Humpback Whales, Marine Conservation Research, Our Scientific Team, Volunteer Stories|

Simple, right? Except your subject unpredictably breaches and you're aiming from a moving boat in high seas! Enter Pierre Gallego, our resident cetacean vet, aka Marine Robin Hood. Just as the humpback breaches, Armando, our [...]