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My first Ecobrick! (Photo: Rachel Knowles)

Guest Blog: Blue Ventures – How to reduce the environmental impact of your travels

This guest blog features a former Blue Ventures Field Scientist Rachel Knowles talks us through ways prospective volunteers can minimise environmental impact whilst on a Blue Ventures expedition in Madagascar. As the world rapidly awakens to the looming climate and ecological crisis, our shared understanding of the challenges ahead and our impact on the world […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans…Shir Bar from Love the Oceans

This week we chat to…Shir Bar from Love the Oceans. Alongside developing practical and academic skills, Shir points out that experience in data analysis and people management can be equally important in your marine conservation career. Name: Shir Bar Job Title: Marine Biologist Field Specialist & Venture Leader Organisation: Love the Oceans What inspired you […]

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Deckhand Manuel  on The Rainbow Warrior III rhib Great Australian Bight  / Michaeela Skovranova / Greenpeace

An Interview with WiseOceans…Manuel Marinelli from Project Manaia

This week we chat to…Manuel Marinelli, Founder and Director of Project Manaia. Manuel couldn’t find his dream job so set about creating it himself. He also talks about the power of persistence…never give up! Name: Mag. Manuel Marinelli MSc Job Title:Director/Founder/Skipper/Marine Biologist Organisation: Project Manaia What inspired you to pursue a career in marine conservation? […]

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Jessica Haines

An Interview with WiseOceans…Jessica Haines from Manta Trust

This week we chat to…Jessica Haines, MMRP Project Manager for the Manta Trust. Aside from developing relevant academic qualifications and practical experience, Jessica points out the importance of gaining Divemaster/Instructor diving qualifications. Both directly and indirectly, these have been crucial for her in landing jobs and opportunities. Name: Jessica Haines Job Title: MMRP Project Manager […]

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Ocean Festival Fun

More and more we are all beginning to understand our effect on the planet, increasingly realising what impact we have. This is in part thanks to a huge movement in education, in particular, marine education. After the General Manager of Four Seasons Resort Mauritius at Anahita heard that the International Colour of the Year 2019 […]

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Back to school

For many, September means back to school. How can you reduce waste as well as your carbon footprint at this time? We have some suggestions for you to try. Let us know your favourite tips and hacks for learning with less waste in the comments. Lunchtime You can find some great ideas for plastic alternatives […]

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