This weekend we went to do white shark diving in Mossel bay (1,5 h from plett) it was one of the most amazing things to do. They are massive beautiful, graceful, gigantic and scary. The adrenalin is on max and something you will never forget to have seen.
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This week consider your “water footprint” and how much water you use on a daily basis. Take these tips to heart, and consider how little effort they will require to make a large contribution to the health of your planet; Place a brick or plastic bottled filled with sand into your toilet cistern. The brick […]
Fishing is a popular recreational sport in Plettenberg Bay, with a local angling club, fishing charters, recreational fisherman, and a dense influx of holiday makers who practice fishing as a hobby. Due to our dwindling supply of ocean resources, certain fish are listed with regards to their stock size as green (best choice), orange (caution), […]
My magic moment of the week was coming face to face with an African elephant. The sheer size and power of this animal was incredible, yet she was so gentle. This experience showed me the great respect and understanding needed to work along side a wild animal.
Whoever said that rock pools were boring have never looked close enough. We found a plum anemone in the phase of budding. What is that, well it is reproducing. Creating a miniature version of itself!
Anyone with a conservation-minded philosophy, or simply a passion for nature, should want to live consciously and conserve the natural resources that they use on a daily basis, as well as contribute towards restoration of those that they have already used. However, many of us see this as a daunting task, or believe that changing […]
Even if you never have the chance to see or touch the ocean, the ocean touches you with every breath you take, every drop of water you drink, every bite you consume. Everyone, everywhere is inextricably connected to and utterly dependent upon the existence of the sea. But yet,.. Hundreds of millions of tons of […]
What amazing luck we had when on a hike to Salt river we ran across a puff adder shy shark dead on the beach. We took the opportunity to conduct a dissection on the animal to learn more about the shark’s internal anatomy and possibly determine why she died. We later returned her to the water for nature to […]
My magic moment so far is defiantly watching the Southern Right Whales while on the boat. I was even lucky enough to be spat on by the whale while looking in to its blowhole whilst it swam under the boat.
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