Let’s Dream – Volunteer Experience

2020-10-06T05:44:11+02:00July 6th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |

White Shark Projects are looking forward to the day South Africa's borders reopen and shark enthusiasts can join our family for their dream volunteer experience... #LetsDream https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bj6alnlPdnY For more information on White Shark Projects volunteer programme contact: volunteer@whitesharkprojects.co.za   Dream with the Shark Team: Published 6th July 2020

The Importance of Sharks

2020-06-29T11:00:55+02:00June 29th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |

Why are sharks so important? This is a question many people ask. The importance of sharks and the roles they play in the ocean are often unknown by the general public and therefore attitudes towards sharks and protecting them are quite negative. So, lets break this down and provide some answers as to what sharks bring to the table. Sharks [...]

Kimberley’s Dream

2020-06-08T04:00:18+02:00June 8th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

It seems like dreaming is the only thing you can do right now in this quarantine, but it’s important to not only dream now, but keep dreaming your whole life and trying your best to achieve your dreams! Too many times you get disappointed during your journey, but it’s up to you to let those disappointments block you from achieving [...]

A Marine Biologist’s Dream

2020-06-01T08:51:20+02:00June 1st, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

What does marine biologist Tom Slough dream of during the nation's lockdown? Well, sharks of course! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mQQBaUX8VOw&t=54s Let's Dream together: Video by Tom Slough Marine Biologist at White Shark Projects Published 1st June 2020

Parrie the Stingray

2020-05-18T04:00:21+02:00May 18th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

When you travel to a new place, often you will hear about famous people, history and landmarks that make that place unique. Well, Struisbaai, a little town situated in the Overberg region has a different kind of famous attraction– Parrie. Who’s Parrie you ask? Parrie is a celebrity in these parts and is in fact…. A short-tail stingray.  These beautiful [...]

Zero Waste Living – Recycling & Composting

2020-04-06T08:35:41+02:00April 6th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

For our last installment of Zero Waste Living, White Shark Projects are showing you more ways you can reduce your carbon footprint and make your way towards zero waste living from your home: So why not try some of the simple changes we have showed you the past few weeks and help take care of the ocean we rely so [...]

Zero Waste Living – Travel

2020-03-30T07:37:07+02:00March 30th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Global tourism has risen significantly since the end of the second world war. According to the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) there was a record breaking 1.4 billion international tourist arrivals in 2018. Many of these people travel to explore the natural wonders and wildlife that inhabit our wonderful planet. White Shark Projects encourage our shark cage diving clients to think [...]

Zero Waste Living – At Home

2020-03-23T06:18:29+02:00March 23rd, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

A staggering 8.8 million tonnes of plastic enters our ocean every year, polluting the water, killing millions of animals and even putting human health at risk. It is important to find ways to reduce single use plastic consumption in all aspects of our lives to decrease the amount of waste ending up in our seas. White Shark Projects encourage people [...]

Zero Waste Living

2020-03-16T05:00:24+02:00March 16th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Did You Know? 73% of beach clean litter Worldwide is composed of plastic. Plastic is killing more than 1.1 million seabirds and animals every year. The average person eats 70,000 microplastics each year. Since the 1950s, around 8.3 billion tonnes of plastic has been produced worldwide. Every year, 8.8 million tonnes of plastic is dumped into the ocean. At this [...]

Unicorn Preparatory School Beach Clean

2020-03-09T10:24:56+02:00March 9th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |

White Shark Projects continues to raise ocean awareness by showing how some of our daily activities, although seemingly innocent, can have a negative impact on the ocean.White Shark Projects believe that environmental education is vital in aiding the conservation of our beautiful marine ecosystems. Through public outreach events such as school presentations, beach cleans and Recycle Swop Shop, we aim [...]

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