Tag Archives: Birds

Ulovane Update: July Semester Week 8

03 Sep
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Marine Guides: Week 1 After a brief but well-rested break, myself, Wesly and Therien started on the first week of our four-week marine guide course in Boknesstrand, Cannon Rocks here in the Eastern Cape! The first week was a real eye-opener for the three of us newly appointed marine guides. Our first day out on […]

Wildlife Wednesday: The Secretary Bird

24 Jul
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Wildlife Wednesday: The Secretary Bird The 2019 Bird of the Year! Some might describe this as one of Africa’s most interesting looking birds, with a head that resembles an eagle, but powerfully built, long bare looking legs that one would associate with storks! It is; however, a bird of prey and it belongs to a […]

Ulovane Update: October 2018 Field and Backup Trails Guides Week 6

13 Nov
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After a peaceful weekend in Jeffrey’s Bay for most of our field guide students, week 6 brought many challenges and learning opportunities. With everyone coming back from their weekend off well rested and ready for the last half of the course, we’ve been incredibly lucky with everything that this week has brought us. Bianca and […]

Ulovane Update: March 2018 Marine and Bird Guides

28 Mar
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Ulovane update: Marine Guides Week 3 As challenging as this course is I can not even begin to say how rewarding it is, to start understanding how the ocean works and being able to identify what is around you starts to make all the hard work worth it. This last week has  spent focusing on […]

Ulovane Update: Three Courses One Week

20 Mar
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Ulovane Update: January 2018 Field Guides, March Marine and Bird Guides Three Courses, one week, yes this is how week nine went! Yes there may have been one or two bumps along the way but there is a perfect quote about this, “If you are not making mistakes you are not learning and growing”. We […]