Stings from marine animals and how to avoid them

Stings from marine animals and how to avoid them

Stings and how to avoid them Everywhere in the ocean there are jellyfish, you may be out on your morning swim or even scuba diving; therefore it is vitally important to always be prepared for any stings/marine animals in the area. The importance of knowing the area is...
Kelp Cutting, The Good/Bad

Kelp Cutting, The Good/Bad

What is kelp cutting? Kelp cutting in Cape Town, South Africa is a major operation that has been making progress around from Simon’s Town all the way to Danger Point in Gansbaai. Kelp is widely used for toothpastes, herbal ointments, drinks, food etc. One of the...
Waves, Tides and Different Currents

Waves, Tides and Different Currents

Types of waves that you get? Waves are mostly generated by wind that blows over the surface of the ocean, this creates the waves that we see most of the time. Waves don’t necessarily transport water, they only move energy forwards and backwards. Some waves are much...
Plastic …the never ending pollution

Plastic …the never ending pollution

Being young means having no worries in the world, it means running around in fields and playing outside in the rain….but not for the new generation. Plastic is everywhere you look, not only the straws and the cups and polystyrene that pollutes our oceans, but in...