Tag Archives | Octopus
Every year, during the third week of June the world celebrates the incredible cephalopod.
What an amazing and sad surprise! My days with WiseOceans as their Reef Restoration Project Assistant at Four Seasons Resort Seychelles have come to abrupt end since I was lucky enough to be chosen to do my first degree in Greece. Sadly, I had to leave the fantastic WiseOceans team. During my short days, apart […]
An Interview with WiseOceans… Krishna Ashok from WiseOceans We thought you might like to hear about how the WiseOceans team got to where they are today, so we’ve been interviewing ourselves this week! We peeled Krishna away from his ‘desk’ on the beach at Four Seasons Resort Seychelles to answer our questions. Name: Krishna Ashok Job Title: Marine Educator […]
Roll up! Roll up! For the Battle of the century! The Battle of the Cephalopods. This interactive presentation seeks to discover which cephalopod is best: the octopus, the cuttlefish, the squid or the nautilus.
Each contender is championed by their allocated expert including cuttlefish connoisseur Jay Culligan, squid specialist Simon Watt (from TV’s ‘Inside Nature’s Giants’ nautilus know-it-all Kerry Perkins, and octopus orator Russell Arnott.
Entrance is £6 (Six squid) which includes entry to Brighton SEA LIFE Centre and £1 towards the SeaLife Trust (sealifetrust.org)
Two talks taking place 6:00pm – 7:00pm repeated at 8:00pm – 9:00pm.
Book tickets from http://
Celebrate the amazing Cephalopod this year with these International awareness days…
October 8th: International Octopus Day
October 9th: Nautilus Night
October 10th: Squid Day/Cuttlefish Day (or “Squittleday”!)
October 11th: Kraken Day to commemorate these mythical beasts.
October 12th: Fossil Day
For more information on how to get involved with Cephalopod Awareness Days go to http://cephalopodday.tumblr.com/about
Or take a look at this Scientific American article: http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/octopus-chronicles/2013/10/08/happy-international-octopus-day/