The Best Shark Dive in the World!
Blog about "The World's best Shark Dive" by Beqa Adventure Divers.
Featuring up to eight regular species of Sharks and over 400 different species of fish, Shark diving doesn't get any better!
The SRMR Video!
Yes I know.
That video has been on and off all day.
It will be re-uploaded shortly, likely after our long Fiji Day weekend.
Thanks for your patience in this.
Shark Reef Marine Reserve - breaking News!
I'm over the moon!
But first, watch this.
Did you see it, right at the end?
Yes, we've just received the official notification that from its humble beginnings as one of dozens of locally managed MPAs in the country, the SRMR has now been upgraded to a National Marine Park - one of the first if not the very first in Fiji!
Oh boy has this been an adventure!
It is the result of a
Western Australia - Government Bashing?
Well it was inevitable.
The bloody controversy is raging again.
And I cite.
With the start of the summer beach season, I expect there will be pressure to begin killing tagged great whites that set off acoustic alarms near beaches. The government has noted that this will not happen, but it is a logical next step in the current thinking.
There is no anti-Shark
Bremer Canyon - two!
Here is a more recent article.
These are really wonderful observations, and we can only hope that the Riggs team will translate them into yet another fascinating documentary - highly successful funding drive here!
Here are those Orcas - nice! :)
And the mysterious super-predatory giant GWS?
They really got to stop riding that tired old pony - last June,
PAT Tags - fishy Data, cagey Manufacturers?
Acoustic tag in front, PSAT tag at the rear. Source.
Please do read this.
Prima vista, nothing spectacular.
As far as I understand it (correct me if I'm wrong), it simply states that the researchers don't have direct access to raw data but instead, they are using data that are being processed/analyzed either by the tag manufacturers or via proprietary software given to them by the