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Keeping an eye on the crayfish

In the last 14 years, thousands of rock lobster (colloquially known as crayfish/koura) in and around Te Tapuwae o Rongokako Marine Reserve have been caught, sexed, measured, checked and carefully returned to their homes. 779 more words


Two Eyes for One Side; Asymmetric Metamorphosis in Flatfishes –

This fish, which falls under the category of flat fishes and is commonly known as ‘flat fish’ or ‘sole fish’, depending on the species you are referring to, is commonly eaten in many parts of the world. 310 more words


China spots four oil slicks from sunken tanker

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

BEIJING: The spill from a sunken Iranian tanker off China’s east coast has spawned four oil slicks as authorities prepared to send robots to the wreckage to assess the environmental damage. 504 more words

Current Affairs

MARPOL 2017 Consolidated edition – first impressions

Today I received this beauty as a gift from the Navigation Officer. Not that he is trying to tell me something but we had these new books on order for a while and we just received them today. 774 more words

Wildlife Wednesdays: The Starfish

The starfish: a well loved yet often overlooked marine species.

Which is why the first Wildlife Wednesday of 2018 is dedicated to this incredible little creature. 546 more words



We thought we had it all finally worked out – we would rent a car when we arrived in Washington DC and drive to New York City for the show. 664 more words

New year, new clients and a new direction

It’s been a busy few months. Christmas was a nice break but now we’re back to it with some exciting new clients on board.

Unmanned Survey Solutions and Swathe Services are in the hydrographic surveying business which is a new direction for us. 285 more words