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Little Game Hunting Dominica Style

Little Game Hunting Dominica Style

Dominica July/August 2011 – It is as pretty a setup for critter hunting as can be imagined: two weeks exploring the southwestern shore of Dominica with the Wilk family of ReefNet fame along with Ben Victor, a larval fish scientist with a penchant for gobies and blennies. Although Anna and I have collaborated with Les and Any Wilk and sons Kris and Keri on numerous projects, and have long mined Ben’s notable taxonomic knowledge for details, … Read entire article »

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Critter Bonanza under Ambon’s Laha Pier

Critter Bonanza under Ambon’s Laha Pier

Ambon, Indonesia May 2011– We love diving under docks, so Anna and I are understandably excited as our launch approaches the fabled Laha Pier located on the northern shore of Ambon Harbor—a corner of the world long famed for remarkable animals that we have been itching to explore for more than a decade. It is our last full day aboard the Dewi Nusantara (formerly the Paradise Dancer), the luxury live-aboard, which for the past two weeks … Read entire article »

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Raja Ampat to Ambon with Flying Fish Between

Raja Ampat to Ambon with Flying Fish Between

April, 2011– I can think of few things more appealing than exploring eastern Indonesia on the Paradise Dancer with a boatload of friends, and that’s just what Anna and I did once again last April. Measuring just over half the length of a football field the stylish replica of a 19th century three-masted schooner more closely favors a boutique hotel than your typical liveaboard. Although there are amenities aplenty, it’s the world-class animals inhabiting eastern Indonesia’s … Read entire article »

Filed under: Indonesia, Liveaboard Diving Indonesia, Raja Ampat

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