Monthly Archives: Oct 2010

Tsitsikamma MPA Under Threat!

Dolphin Slaughter Protest

What a week! It started in fact on Friday last week when I got a call alerting me to the secretive process within South African National Parks (SANP) and the Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) to open sections of the Tsitsikamma Marine Protected Area (MPA) to fishing, and continued apace with National Marine Week and…

UK Dive Show, Sardines and Sushi

Lesley Rochat Photography - Dolphin Sardine Run

It’s hard to imagine that there are only 3 months left of this year. It has been an incredibly eventful year for me and AfriOceans: the unexpected gift of freedom after leaving the shark centre has happily ensconced me with more time in the water, camera in hand, and set me on a course of…