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A Blue shark off Cape Point, Cape Town

Shark BytesPosted on: Tuesday, 30 April 2013

April 2013 Shark Bytes

written by Monique Fallows

Dear Shark Lovers Well, working with Great White Sharks is not always glamorous, there are many tough days out there with poor sea conditions and of course sharks not behaving themselves! This April has seen a big drop in great white shark sig...

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A Mako shark off Cape Point, Cape Town

General NewsPosted on: Sunday, 21 April 2013

Mako Shark Trip

written by Monique Fallows

After a month of pretty bad weather we anxiously watched the forecast of good weather stay true for a great opportunity to head off Cape Point in search of Mako and Blue sharks. The weather did not disappoint and as we headed off Cape Point the se...

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A pod of Orca's in False Bay, Cape Town.

General NewsPosted on: Thursday, 18 April 2013

Orca Sighting

written by Monique Fallows

Since our extremely exciting time spent with a pod of four orcas in May 2012 we have been impatiently waiting for April 2013. This time of the year False Bay is normally full with baitfish which stimulates a very diverse eco system. First the Afri...

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Waves crashing into Kalk Bay Harbour.

Shark BytesPosted on: Sunday, 31 March 2013

March 2013 Shark Bytes

written by Monique Fallows

Dear Shark Lovers, March has been a busy month with the return of the Great White Sharks to Seal Island, a very brave Short-tailed Devil Ray, a tragic event of stranded False Killer Whales on Noordhoek beach and a big storm at Kalk Bay Harbour....

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False killer whale stranding on Noordhoek Beach, Cape Town.

General NewsPosted on: Sunday, 24 March 2013

False Killer Whale Stranding

written by Monique Fallows

The chaotic stranding event of 55 False Killer whales on Long beach four years ago was fresh in my mind when we received an early morning phone call this past Sunday. 18 False Kiler whales had been reported stranded on Noordhoek beach. We immediat...

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ReviewsPosted on: Wednesday, 13 March 2013

Testimonial

written by Trish Davis

Mr. Fallows, Thank you so much for being so sweet with my shy boy the other day at the Aquarium. We stayed for your presentation and after hearing you speak he realized that you share his naturalists heart and was really proud to have had the c...

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ReviewsPosted on: Tuesday, 12 February 2013

Testimonial

written by David & Sonia

Monique Many thanks for last week and our trips out to Seal Island. The shark viewing was spectacular both in and out of the cage, a great experience that we both will never forget and a big thank you to the whole team both on and off the boat. ...

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A Ragged Tooth shark on the East Coast.

Shark BytesPosted on: Thursday, 31 January 2013

January 2013 Shark Bytes

written by Monique Fallows

I had to stop and check myself when writing the title to this e-letter is it really 2013 already? Well, this year certainly started with a bang and we have already experienced some pretty phenomenal shark encounters which I am looking forward to ...

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A Ragged Tooth shark on the East Coast.

General NewsPosted on: Tuesday, 29 January 2013

Ragged Tooth Sharks & Baby Hammerheads

written by Monique Fallows

Most summers Apex runs an expedition called Sharks of Southern Africa. This expedition focuses on finding and diving with as many different shark species as possible. On this expedition we have a spot up our East coast where we dive in a Smooth Ha...

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A Blue shark feeding on a baitball off Cape Point, Cape Town

General NewsPosted on: Wednesday, 23 January 2013

Blue Sharks Feeding on Anchovy Baitball

written by Monique Fallows

December and January are normally a great time for our Pelagic Shark trips that take place off Cape Point. The warm Agulhas Current is normally very close to Cape Point so not having to travel 20 to 30 miles from Cape Point always makes the day ea...

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