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Sam RRP drilling, Petite Anse Seychelles, 2 September 2017 © LS WiseOceans

Our Reef Restoration Project, three years on!

It is fast approaching the three-year anniversary of our Reef Restoration Project here in Petite Anse, Seychelles and we wanted to talk more about the history of corals in Seychelles and highlight some of the trials, tribulations and triumphs of our Reef Restoration Project. In 1997-98, Seychelles experienced a major setback in coral health when […]

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Five Months at Spey Bay

Every year, a team of volunteers join the staff at WDC’s Scottish Dolphin Centre in Spey Bay in the Moray Firth to gain valuable experience in conservation, education and public outreach. One of the 2017 Shorewatch volunteers, Emma Steel, gives us an insight into her time at the Centre. It has been almost five months since […]

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Marine Research Expeditions

As many of you will have discovered already, getting a career in marine conservation can be difficult without the right education or experience.  At WiseOceans, we believe that an excellent way to gain experience is to volunteer on a marine conservation and research expedition.  Expeditions can have a huge impact on people’s lives, whatever stage […]

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