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‘Pet Pageant’ To Be Held On Sunday April 22

‘Pet Pageant’ To Be Held On Sunday April 22

The Science Department of CedarBridge Academy is getting set to present their first annual Pet Pageant at the CBA North Courtyard on Sunday, April 22. The event will take place from 1.00pm to 4.00pm, with proceeds in aid of the science tour to Iceland and other CBA Science programmes. A spokesperson said, “Please come and enjoy this fundraiser.... Read more of this article

Dogs Following Kayaker Prompts Concern

Dogs Following Kayaker Prompts Concern

Dogs in the water between Spanish Point and Dockyard caught the attention of a member of the public yesterday [April 15], with a police land unit dispatched to investigate. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “A member of public called Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre, concerned for the welfare of three dogs swimming in the water... Read more of this article

BZS Lecture: The Roots Of Turtle Project

BZS Lecture: The Roots Of Turtle Project

The Bermuda Zoological Society will be hosting a lecture entitled “Reflection on a Half Century of Sea Turtle Conservation: The Roots of the Bermuda Turtle Project” on Thursday, April 26th. The event poster says, “David Godfrey is Executive Director of the Sea Turtle Conservancy [STC], the world’s oldest and most accomplished sea turtle... Read more of this article

Video: Aerial View Of Whales Off Bermuda

Video: Aerial View Of Whales Off Bermuda

Videographer Conor Outerbridge recently struck gold with his drone, capturing a pod of ten whales cavorting a few miles off Bermuda, with his drone, moving quietly just above the whales, capturing their behaviour in incredible detail. The animals do not stay in Bermuda year-round, but as the island lies in the middle of their annual migratory route,... Read more of this article

Bermuda Turtle Project Celebrating 50 Years

Bermuda Turtle Project Celebrating 50 Years

The Bermuda Turtle Project [BTP] said they are “excited to be kicking-off our 50th celebrations in conjunction with the Bermuda Post Office release of a First Day Cover stamp issue featuring sea turtles of Bermuda and our 50 years of work.” “Collaborating with the Stamp Design Advisory Committee has been a pleasure and we are confident... Read more of this article

Dog Owner Warns Others About Ferry Reach

Dog Owner Warns Others About Ferry Reach

A dog lover is warning others that someone appears to be leaving poison around Ferry Reach, which could harm the animals. Gavin Shorto’s family took their two dogs to Ferry Reach Park for a walk around 6pm on Monday. Mr Shorto said one of his dogs “ate a little quarter-slice of bread, two inches by two inches, covered with some kind of greyish spread,... Read more of this article

Video: Sharks Feed On 30 Foot Dead Whale

Video: Sharks Feed On 30 Foot Dead Whale

Calling it a “once in a lifetime encounter,” Weldon Wade posted video footage showing sharks feeding on dead 30-35 foot sperm whale floating off Bermuda, with the video also showing Marine Biologist Choy Aming on top of the whale capturing GoPro footage from a very unique perspective. In an Instagram post, Weldon Wade said, “Here is video... Read more of this article

Video & Photos: Turtle Successfully Rehabilitated

Video & Photos: Turtle Successfully Rehabilitated

A sea turtle that was accidentally caught by a young girl has been successfully rehabilitated following surgery to remove a fishing hook, with a group gathering today [Feb 8] at the Bermuda Aquarium and Zoo [BAMZ] to make the announcement, while also educating the public on how injured sea turtles should be handled. The group included Dr. Ian Walker,... Read more of this article

BUEI Talks To Host “2018: Year Of The Bird”

BUEI Talks To Host “2018: Year Of The Bird”

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] and the Bermuda Audubon Society will present a talk entitled “2018: Year of the Bird” by Andrew Dobson on Tuesday, January 30th. The event poster says, “The Bermuda Audubon Society has joined over 100 organisations including National Geographic, National Audubon and Bird Life International in... Read more of this article

‘Humane Decision To Euthanize Charlie & Arthur’

‘Humane Decision To Euthanize Charlie & Arthur’

“It is with great sadness that, under veterinarian advice, the humane decision was made to euthanize Charlie and Arthur,” the SPCA said, with the organisation explaining that “years of neglect and infection had left them both with severe dental issues” and the time had come. Arthur and Charlie had previously been carriage horses... Read more of this article

Police Appeal For Information On Death Of Dog

Police Appeal For Information On Death Of Dog

The police continue to appeal for the public’s assistance regarding information on the dog that was found dead in the water at Admiralty House Park this past weekend. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service continues to seek the public’s assistance regarding any information they may have on the dog that was found dead in the... Read more of this article

Video: Cahow Lays Egg During Live Stream

Video: Cahow Lays Egg During Live Stream

An extremely rare nesting event was streamed live from Nonsuch Island this weekend when their ‘star’ Cahow laid her single egg, officially starting the sixth CahowCam Season. Nonsuch Expeditions Team Leader J-P Rouja said: “Our CahowCam broadcasting live from the underground nesting burrow on Nonsuch Island was being monitored in... Read more of this article

Investigation Commences Into Death Of Dog

Investigation Commences Into Death Of Dog

The police said they are aware of “disturbing images of a dog that was found dead in the waters off of Admiralty House in Pembroke,” and said an investigation has commenced. The photos — which as the police note are disturbing — depict a dead dog face down in the water, with a rope around his/her neck, with the rope attached... Read more of this article