When thinking about predators in marine ecosystems, most people likely think first of sharks roaming the wide ocean. Sharks are indeed…

Lundy Island

September 28, 2015 By 2 Comments

Lundy Island

September 28, 2015 By 2 Comments

I recently visited Lundy, an island off the west coast of England, where the Bristol Channel and the Atlantic meet. In 2010 Lundy Island was the first place to be designated as a Marine Conservation Zone.

As temperatures are steadily rising again, Common toads (Bufo bufo) and Common frogs (Rana temporaria) will soon gather in a…

Turtles and tortoises are a truly remarkable group of reptiles. These ancient looking animals, protected by their characteristic shell can…

Yesterday I received more good news. The tadpole picture shown here below received the first prize in the category “compact…

Earlier this month I was invited to a good friend’s wedding in Austria. The week before the festivities, I took…

The adult common frogs and toads (Rana temporaria and Bufo bufo respecitively) are already back in their land habitat for…

I have compiled a short movie of some fragments shot during the past underwater sessions. I’m not really into movie…

During a sunny day at the end of March, one can usually observe thousands of tadpoles in the shallow waters…

Yesterday I went underwater for the first time. The weather had been good for some days and on several locations…