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Leading a mangrove survey with volunteers on Wasini Island, Kenya

An Interview with WiseOceans…Jenny Maltby from Blue Ventures

An Interview with WiseOceans… Jenny Maltby the Conservation Programmes Assistant for Blue Ventures  This week we chat with Jenny Maltby.  Her sense of adventure started her on this career path, she has found that although it is a competitive area, sometimes you have to take your head out of the books and into the field […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans…Alex Burden from Atoll Marine Centre

An Interview with WiseOceans… Alex Burden from Naifaru Juvenile – Atoll Marine Centre  This week we chat with Alex. There can be hardships developing a career in marine conservation but Alex’s advice is not to let that put you off. Enjoy every moment of it, it’s worth it! Name: Alex Burden Job Title: Marine Biologist Organisation: Naifaru Juvenile […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans…Team members from Island Conservation Society

An Interview with WiseOceans… Team members from Island Conservation Society  This week we chat with some staff members and volunteers at Island Conservation Society. Their advice is to work hard and gain practical skills like boat maintenance alongside many other skills.  Names: Jean Claude Camille (Conservation Ranger), Matthew Morgan (Conservation Officer) and Sebastian Contorot (Island Conservation […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans…Lindsay Sullivan from WiseOceans

An Interview with WiseOceans… Lindsay Sullivan from WiseOceans This week we continue chatting to the WiseOceans team. Lindsay, our Director of Resort Marine Education and Development discusses her path into marine conservation. Her advice for budding marine conservationists is to work hard, be friendly, be professional and to not give up! Name: Lindsay Sullivan Job Title: […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans…Elfyn Pugh from ORCA

An Interview with WiseOceans… Elfyn Pugh from ORCA  This week we chat to Elfyn, his advice is to read as much as you can about the subject that you are passionate about and to learn skills such as using electronic data loggers, navigation equipment like handheld GPS devices and communication skills.  Name: Elfyn Pugh Job Title: […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans…Hugues Vitry from the Marine Megafauna Conservation Organization

An Interview with WiseOceans… Hugues Vitry from the Marine Megafauna Conservation Organization and Blue Water Diving Centre This week we chat to Hugues Vitry. Hugues helped to set up several organisations and he recommends getting involved with as many NGOs as you can to gain experience and to always have your own opinion. Name: Hugues Vitry […]

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