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  1. A Day in the Life

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    A day at sea dropping cameras in the ocean, all in the name of science and conservation. If you've ever wondered how we do it, this video gives a quick overview ... The University of Cape Town…

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    • An Everyday Wilderness

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      Sometimes, a journey of discovery begins on your very doorstep. Exploring the wild spaces that make our South African coastline something to be proud of starts with celebrating this place we call…

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      • A Return to the Sea

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        As conservationists, our greatest hope is to inspire change. A change in perspective. A change in attitude. A change in consciousness. Before we ever anticipate achieving that, a first step…

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        • Eight is great (when you're going after bait)

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          Monitoring marine life in False Bay, South Africa, is serious business. Except, of course, when it comes to comedic cephalopods. Much to our delight, we've had many visits from the clever eight-legged…

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          • False Bay, Uncovered.

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            Sometimes, the most magical places are right on your doorstep. Whether you are a Muizenberg surfer, or a fisherman from Gordon's Bay ... If you choose to follow the train-tracks from Fish…

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            • Foiled by an octopus ...

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              A second test-run of our baited remote underwater video (BRUV) system in False Bay, Cape Town ... and this time, we are again visited by a thieving octopus! This project, funded by the Save our…

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              • Home

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                As ecologists, we're trained to see life in linkages. We see the connections that bind us to other people, to other species and ultimately, to our home on this earth. It's something to…

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                • Rock(lobster)ing in False Bay ...

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                  Documenting our fish diversity in False Bay means exciting encounters with invertebrates too ... These young West Coast rock lobsters found our bait canisters irresistible. Either that, or they are…

                • Struisbaai's Secrets

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                  Training and sharing are two pretty important words in the vocabulary of any budding marine biologist - and those who teach them. On a recent research trip to Struisbaai, we gave 3rd year marine ecology…

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                  • Summer in the South African sea

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                    As part of our baited remote underwater video (BRUV) programme, we filmed sites across False Bay in the Western Cape province of South Africa during December (2012) and January (2013). Our aim is…

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                    • Summer is for the Sharks

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                      Understanding the abundance and diversity of sharks in our waters is essential to their adequate conservation, and using remote cameras allows us to do so with a low environmental impact. The great…

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                      • Testing, testing ... 1,2,3!

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                        Some highlights from our trial run in the Simon's Town Harbour earlier this month. Before deploying our new camera rig, we wanted to test it in shallow water (looks like the water visibility…

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