The seemingly harmless simplicity of snagged fishing tackle on a reef at Gericke Point near Sedgefield in the Garden Route. Snagged hooks like this, with fresh bait still on, pose […]
The future of livestock farming has many obstacles facing it. Drought is the immediate concern, but trends of rising consumer pressure for ethically reared and sourced livestock products are already […]
The concept of trophic cascades is a relatively recent biological concept which describes the progression of nutrients and energy (calorific) through the food chain. There are numerous examples of trophic […]
Internationally there is mounting pressure to ban plastics to save our oceans. While the emphasis is to pressure producers and retailers to wean their production and packaging from plastics, it […]
In December, snorkeling along the reef ledge at Gericke’s Point, the clumps of snagged fishing tackle struck a discord. In an instant, instead of searching for seasonal tropical fish that […]
With all the work on wind farms in dairy and wildernss areas that Amanda and I do, one animal behavioral trait that constantly amazes us is the ability of birds […]
In the midst of using modern technology to study Verreaux’s Eagle behavior and how it relates to wind farm development it is also important to admire the intricate interactions between a pair.