Entries in #conservation (24)

Wednesday
Nov222017

#PeopleOfMafia -  Tomas

Our latest #PeopleOfMafia profiles Tomas, a regular at our adult’s English class. He joins us on our fortnightly beach and village cleans and enjoys discovering new ways to reduce, re-use, recycle.

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Thursday
Nov162017

The Definitive Mafia Island Bucket  List

So, flights are booked, bags are packed and goodbyes have been said. You’re on your way to Mafia Island!

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Thursday
Nov092017

Butterflies

Did you know, Mafia Island Marine Park is one of the only marine parks in the world that includes land, as well as sea? Well now you do. So, what does this mean for the work that we carry out on the island?

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Wednesday
Oct042017

My life as a Research Assistant

I’m now at the end of my placement here, and what an experience it has been! For the past month, I’ve been a Research Officer for the marine conservation and diving project on the Frontier camp based on Mafia Island, Tanzania.

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Thursday
Sep282017

A Diving  Blog

I’ve been at the Frontier camp on Mafia Island for one week now and it’s been amazing! Before coming here, I’d never been scuba diving before, and now, it’s only one week in and I’m an Advanced Open Water diver! Over these past four days, I’ve done 9 dives, so it’s been pretty intense but I’ve loved every minute of it.

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Thursday
Sep212017

Plastic pollution on Mafia  Island

Much of the economy on Mafia Island comes from the ocean. Whether this is from tourism, fishing or transport, you could say life here revolves around the water.

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