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An Interview with WiseOceans…Corinne Wolstenholme from Cardigan Bay Marine Wildlife Centre

This week we chat to…Corinne Wolstenholme from Cardigan Bay Marine Wildlife. Like many, Corinne volunteered with organisations to gain practical experience, skills and contacts but she points out that it is important to maintain these contacts – you never know when they will come in handy! Name: Corrine Wolstenholme Job Title: Sea Seal Volunteer Organisation: Cardigan Bay […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans…Victoria Beasley from GVI (Seychelles)

This week we chat to…Victoria Beasley from GVI, Curieuse, Seychelles. She never gave up when it seemed that landing a job in marine conservation was out of reach. Hard work, networking and making all her volunteer experience count was what paid off in the end.  Name: Victoria Beasley Job Title: Science Coordinator Organisation: GVI What inspired […]

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XPRIZE: Collaboration and innovation to help save our coral reefs

At the end of 2018, I was lucky enough to participate in a competition run by the XPRIZE Foundation called Visioneering 2018. The XPRIZE Foundation is the world leader in launching highly incentivised funding opportunities in a competition format known as XPRIZES. When XPRIZE launched “Visioneering 2018” they invited anyone with the drive and passion […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans…Charlotte Andrews from Sea Watch Foundation

An Interview with WiseOceans… Charlotte Andrews from Sea Watch Foundation This week we chat to…Charlotte who stuck with it after initially not being successful in her application. She volunteered anyway and this helped her land her current position. Another example of the power of persistence!   Name: Charlotte Andrews Job Title: Sightings Officer Assistant/National Whale […]

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