Entries in #volunteer (28)

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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Thursday
Sep282017

Fiji Marine  Chronicles

This week the science team of FJM had a special mission alongside our important reef check monitoring surveys!

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Tuesday
Sep192017

Coral Reef Restoration in Vega  Bay

Coral reef restoration is becoming a popular method of marine conservation in response to the continued decline of corals and the acknowledgement that human intervention may be necessary in order to restore coral reefs to historically healthy states.

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Tuesday
Sep052017

Adjusting to 'Fiji  Time'

If you’ve ever been fortunate enough to travel to Fiji before, you may of heard the phrase ‘Fiji Time’ and I think that’s my favourite expression here, it simply means that life is slower here which is quite eye opening compared to the hustle and bustle of modern life in the UK.

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Tuesday
Aug222017

What To Do With Crown Of Thorns Starfish  Outbreak?

Outbreaks of coral predators, specifically the Crown of Thorns (CoTs) starfish (Acanthaster planci) represent a serious cause for concern for Beqa’s reefs as these invertebrates are the dominant killer of Indo-Pacific reefs over any other disturbance events...

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