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Bermuda Horses Featured In UK Magazine

Bermuda Horses Featured In UK Magazine

Bermuda horses Scooby Doo and Mr. Sandman were recently featured in a UK publication after two Bermuda equestrians participated in Horse & Hound magazine’s “between the ears of their horses” photo contest. A spokesperson said, “Fans of the UK equestrian magazine Horse and Hound were recently invited to submit landscape photographs taken... Read more of this article

Show To Feature ‘Sharks Of Bermuda Triangle’

Show To Feature ‘Sharks Of Bermuda Triangle’

National Geographic are getting set to air five weeks of shark-related programming, including a look at the “Sharks of the Bermuda Triangle, ” in which “a marine biologist tracks an elusive tiger shark to uncover Mother Nature’s most mysterious hotspot.” The “Sharks of the Bermuda Triangle” program will premiere... Read more of this article

Videos: CahowCam2 Chick Leaves Burrow

Videos: CahowCam2 Chick Leaves Burrow

On the evening of June 10, the CahowCam 2 chick named ‘Zephyr’ left the burrow on Nonsuch Island and took off over the open sea, completing the 2020 Cahow nesting season. A spokesperson said, “Right in the middle of World Oceans Week, at 10:32 pm on June 10, as viewers from around the World watched online, the CahowCam2 chick [recently... Read more of this article

“Sheepscape Keepsake” Naming Fundraiser

“Sheepscape Keepsake” Naming Fundraiser

The National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] will be giving people an opportunity to name one of the Museum’s resident sheep by making a donation. A spokesperson said, “Starting Tuesday, June 9, 2020, the National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] will be giving community members, supporters and friends a unique opportunity to name one of the Museum’s resident... Read more of this article

Boxes Now Available From Happy Bird Company

Boxes Now Available From Happy Bird Company

The Happy Bird Company has new boxes available after being sold out, with curbside pick-up available for its customers. A spokesperson said, “If bluebirds are a symbol of happiness, here’s some extremely happy news: The Happy Bird Company has made some new boxes after having been sold out for two weeks and curbside pick-up is now available.... Read more of this article

Dolphin Quest Launches Virtual Program

Dolphin Quest Launches Virtual Program

Dolphin Quest has launched a virtual program in order to “maintain connection with the community, provide educational outreach opportunities, and help support continued animal care” during the Covid-19 pandemic. A spokesperson said, “The Covid-19 situation and necessary distancing and quarantine orders have required Dolphin Quest to... Read more of this article

2020 Cahow Nesting Season Proving Successful

2020 Cahow Nesting Season Proving Successful

The 2020 Cahow nesting season has seen 134 breeding pairs produce 68 confirmed chicks, with all but two chicks at good or above average weights. A spokesperson said, “The 2020 Cahow nesting season has a record number of 134 breeding pairs, which have produced 68 confirmed chicks.” Jeremy Madeiros, Principle Conservation Officer, said, “After... Read more of this article

Tagged Great White Shark Near Bermuda

Tagged Great White Shark Near Bermuda

The borders may be closed right now, however it does appear that someone is trying to visit us, as 15-foot-long great white shark named Unama’ki is making its way toward Bermuda, with the 2,000 pound female being monitored by marine research non-profit OCEARCH. A Newsweek story said, “A 15-foot-long great white shark dubbed “Unama’ki”... Read more of this article

Happy Bird Company Offers Bluebird Boxes

Happy Bird Company Offers Bluebird Boxes

The Happy Bird Company is selling its bluebird nesting boxes for the second year, led by company founder Christian Chin-Gurret. A spokesperson said, “Spring is definitely in the air with the lovely sounds of bird chirping all over the island. Many birds are starting their nests and that includes the native bluebirds [Sialia sialis]. “Between... Read more of this article

Duane Crockwell Rescues Duckling Family

Duane Crockwell Rescues Duckling Family

Duane Crockwell, the City of Hamilton’s General Superintendent, recently took action when a family of ducklings slipped into a storm drain, rescuing and reuniting them with their mother. In an online post, the City of Hamilton posted the photo below, saying, “Whilst doing rounds in the City, Duane Crockwell, the City’s General Superintendent,... Read more of this article

Secret Episode Of Ocean Vet Revealed

Secret Episode Of Ocean Vet Revealed

The producers of Ocean Vet, which stars Dr. Neil Burnie and Choy Aming, have revealed the upcoming broadcast of a secret episode of the series. Andy Smith, the series producer, said, “Now is the perfect time to release this special episode as it will hopefully bring everyone a little joy during these dark and difficult days.”A spokesperson said,... Read more of this article

Advisory: No Dogs On Public Beaches

Advisory: No Dogs On Public Beaches

The Ministry of Public Works’ Department of Parks, is reminding the public that “from today to Saturday, 31 October 2020, dogs are no longer permitted on public beaches listed under the Bermuda National Parks Act.” A government spokesperson said, “Dogs may be permitted in the parks and on dunes, however, they must be leashed at all... Read more of this article

Chester Zoo Releases Snails In Bermuda

Chester Zoo Releases Snails In Bermuda

Conservationists from Chester Zoo in the United Kingdom have released 800 lesser Bermuda snails on the island as they work to pull the species back from the brink of extinction. A story on the Chester Zoo website said, “The 800 lesser Bermuda snails, which were once driven to the brink of existence, have been given a new lease on life and travelled... Read more of this article