Thursday
Jan182018

Once Upon A  Whitetip

Every dive here at Beqa we do surveys, each dive site has its own unique, captivating marine life and coral species to be mesmerised by.

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Wednesday
Dec202017

Plastics in the  Ocean

The recent attention that has been drawn to plastics in our ocean through the great Blue Planet series has reinforced the importance of the work that we do on Beqa in collecting plastic from around the island.

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Wednesday
Nov292017

The Kingfisher in all its  Magnificence

3 species of kingfishers, illustrated by the French naturalist Georges-Louis Leclerc.

A stunning appearance. Like a lightning bolt, a flash of white and blue making its way through the mangrove canopy.

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Wednesday
Nov222017

Finishing the  Phase

This week, we have been busy finalising data collection from our latest phase, which means lots of underwater surveying for our volunteers and staff.

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Wednesday
Oct042017

Sea Cucumber Monitoring in Beqa  Lagoon

Sea cucumbers, or Beche-de-Mere as they are referred to post-processing, are ‘unglamorous, turd-like invertebrates’ that play an essential role within a marine ecosystem

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