Entries in #seetheworld (9)

Thursday
Aug172017

Learning To Dive In  Fiji

My first three weeks in Fiji were spent participating in the ‘Marine Conservation’ project on Beqa island; a ruggedly beautiful landscape of cascading palm trees, draped mangroves and sun-drenched sand; lazily scattered amongst other islands in the azure depths of the Pacific Ocean.

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Wednesday
Jun072017

Cinnamon Coffees, Bananagrams and Sota  Tale

In the past two weeks we have welcomed a new volunteer, Bridget, to the Beqa camp for 3 weeks. Bridget has already completed her dive training in South America and is ready to start surveying as soon as she has passed her coral tests...

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Tuesday
May232017

Food Obsessed In  Fiji

This week’s blog has a definite focus on food because the camp’s food re-supply was delayed by a day meaning that all the volunteers and staff became a little obsessed with all the nice foods we weren’t able top make on Beqa.

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Tuesday
Mar072017

Mangroves

Apart from being astonishing organisms in terms of the adaptations that they have managed to evolve in order to adapt to life in the harsh intertidal environment, mangroves don’t fail to amaze when one considers the role that they play in nature. A lot of fish start out their life in the mangrove forests.

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Tuesday
Mar072017

Fiji  Arrivals

Arriving at Nadi Airport exhausted and beaten-up from days of travel, hopefully you’ve managed to spend the last leg of the journey sleeping, you will be greeted by a group of merry men singing in skirts...

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