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Marine Ecology Course – starting 10 August 2017

10 August, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Our next uShaka Sea World Marine Ecology Course starts soon and we invite you to join us as we share the wonderful biodiversity along our coastline as well as the amazing life below the ocean surface.

These are the dates :


10th Aug Back of House Tour (Quarantine, Rehab, Cultures lab, Plant Rooms) and Oceanography
17th Aug Biodiversity, East Coast vs West Coast    Discover why we’re known as a ‘world in one country’  or considered the ‘Rainbow nation’
24th Aug Basic Invertebrate and Vertebrate Classification, Creatures under the microscope and Cuttlefish dissection
31st Aug Basic ID of Common Fish families plus half hour guiding in aquarium
7th Sept Ecosystems,   followed by 2 hour night guiding through the aquarium

The 5 evenings cover 12 ½ hours of expert tuition, an exclusive back of house tour, some hands on fun in the classroom, a peep through the microscope in the wet lab and night guidings through the aquarium.

Time              6 to 8.30 pm    Tea / coffee and biscuits will be available on arrival

Cost               R805 for the whole course.  This includes the Back of House tour and two entries into the aquarium for the night guidings, your binder and course notes, Coast Care CD, and a certificate upon completion of the course.

Your attendance on the course can be confirmed by making payment to SAAMBR, Standard Bank Rosetta Road, Current Ac 050787780, Branch Clearing code 042726  Please use your surname/marine course 28 as a reference and email/fax me your payment confirmation


As with previous courses, anyone who misses the odd evening would be welcome to catch up on our next course which will be April/May 2018.


I look forward to hearing from you and if you need any further info, please feel free to contact me.


Kind regards

Eltina Stenhouse

Volunteer Guide – uShaka SeaWorld Education Centre

083 270 1029          cell

086 672 7267          fax

“All we do is touched with ocean; yet we remain on the shores of what we know”             Richard Wilbur, poet


10 August, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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