Yearly Archives: 2014

Yamaha Engines Powers Research

Magnificent humback whalesAugust 16, 2012 by dyertrustThe humpback whales have been magnificent this July! By passing through the area as cargo trains they blew our minds in how precise and predicable they re-surface. It has been an absolutely pleasure to track them from the water tower!Another great pleasure is that the southern right whales have been observed on each and every [...]

Aug 21st, 2014|Uncategorized|

APSS Groundbreaking Ceremony August 2014

Dead shark dissection resultsAugust 05, 2012 by dyertrustThe Dyer Island Conservation Trust (DICT) retrieved a dead white shark from the shore of Dyer Island on 19 June 2012. The shark had no external signs of stress or markings that could suggest any cause of death. It was then transported to Cape Town by the Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) for a [...]

Aug 21st, 2014|Uncategorized|

How Great White Sharks use their habitat

Exciting Donations for Shark ResearchJanuary 27, 2012 by dyertrustWell January 2012 has certainly kicked off well for shark research. Shark clients of Marine Dynamics have continued to be generous with two notable donations that we just have to tell you about.First Elias and Alexandre Jacobson from Sweden donated R10 000 (66 blocks) and then Rita Myers of the USA donated R15 [...]

Jul 4th, 2014|Uncategorized|

How Great White Sharks use their habitat

Exciting Donations for Shark ResearchJanuary 27, 2012 by dyertrustWell January 2012 has certainly kicked off well for shark research. Shark clients of Marine Dynamics have continued to be generous with two notable donations that we just have to tell you about.First Elias and Alexandre Jacobson from Sweden donated R10 000 (66 blocks) and then Rita Myers of the USA donated R15 [...]

Jul 4th, 2014|Uncategorized|

How Great White Sharks use their habitat

Exciting Donations for Shark ResearchJanuary 27, 2012 by dyertrustWell January 2012 has certainly kicked off well for shark research. Shark clients of Marine Dynamics have continued to be generous with two notable donations that we just have to tell you about.First Elias and Alexandre Jacobson from Sweden donated R10 000 (66 blocks) and then Rita Myers of the USA donated R15 [...]

Jul 4th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Sulle tracce del Grande Squalo Bianco

Home Renovations at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony July 17, 2012 by dyertrustDyer Island conservation Trust and Marine Dynamic volunteers joined forces with Sanparks Boulders Beach staff and volunteers to do a bit of home maintenance.The Faces of Need African penguin housing project aimed at improving fledgling success has grown dramatically since its inception in 2006. Homes have been placed at many [...]

May 29th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Sulle tracce del Grande Squalo Bianco

Home Renovations at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony July 17, 2012 by dyertrustDyer Island conservation Trust and Marine Dynamic volunteers joined forces with Sanparks Boulders Beach staff and volunteers to do a bit of home maintenance.The Faces of Need African penguin housing project aimed at improving fledgling success has grown dramatically since its inception in 2006. Homes have been placed at many [...]

May 29th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Sulle tracce del Grande Squalo Bianco

Home Renovations at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony July 17, 2012 by dyertrustDyer Island conservation Trust and Marine Dynamic volunteers joined forces with Sanparks Boulders Beach staff and volunteers to do a bit of home maintenance.The Faces of Need African penguin housing project aimed at improving fledgling success has grown dramatically since its inception in 2006. Homes have been placed at many [...]

May 29th, 2014|Uncategorized|

On the Tracks of the Great White Shark

The Southern right whales are backJuly 16, 2012 by dyertrustBreaching humpback whales, feeding groups of Indo-pacific bottlenose dolphins and southern right whales returning for the season These are some of the amazing sightings the theodolite tracking team and the guests on the Whale Whisperer have been experiencing in June.The theodolite tracking has been running smooth even though the winter is over [...]

May 23rd, 2014|Uncategorized|

African Penguins – a Spring Fever event

Cleaning up with DICTJuly 20, 2012 by dyertrustCleaning up with DICT and the Overstrand Municipality GansbaaiDyer Island Conservation Trust recently hosted a young dynamic group of students from the USA who assisted in a beach cleanup at Frankskraal beach. We where fortunate enough to have Benjamin Kondokter from the Overstrand Municipality join us and impart his valuable knowledge.Mandelas birthday followed the [...]

May 20th, 2014|Uncategorized|