LAMAVE and the Philippine Siren team up again for an expedition of diving and whale sharks!
By Gonzalo Araujo
This January we teamed up for a second time with Worldwide Dive and Sail to bring an exclusive trip around the Visayas, Philippines. This trip was designed to visit Large Marine Vertebrates Research Institute Philippines (LAMAVE) project site in Sogod Bay, Southern Leyte, and potential study sites for marine megafauna.
Fabien Vivier, gives you the break down on LAMAVEs whale shark project in Southern Leyte.
Ever wondered what the daily life of a researcher/volunteer is? Let me briefly explain you how our days are conducted.
Every day before going in the field, we need to coordinate with the community to know whether a boat is coming our way or not as well as the time of the meeting (and it can be quite tricky sometimes, even though it seems to be an easy task)...