Monthly Archives: April 2012

Don’t forget the Whaleshark Festival 2012

The Ningaloo Whaleshark Festival 2012 will be held from 25 to 27 May in and around the town of Exmouth. The festival will interest all ages with activities including a fun run, a float parade, bands, seafood displays, aerial displays, … Continue reading

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People and sharks don’t mix

A new study in the journal Conservation Biology provides the first estimates of reef shark losses in the Pacific Ocean.  Using underwater surveys conducted over the past decade across 46 US Pacific islands and atolls, reef shark numbers at reefs … Continue reading

Posted in Biodiversity, Human use, Threats

Possible ‘space fence’ for Exmouth

From the West Australian: The US Government could massively expand its space surveillance capability in WA’s north, with experts considering building two new radar networks in Exmouth. A stream of officials from Washington have visited the North West town in … Continue reading

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