Geremy Cliff, Major role players in the history of South African shark and ray research

A Durban selected video: Keynote Address KwaZulu-Natal Sharks Board and Biomedical Resource Unit, University of KwaZulu-Natal Early interest in the South African elasmobranch fauna was confined to species descriptions and distributional records by several European-based taxonomists and John Gilchrist and Cecil von Bonde (Dept. of Agriculture and Fisheries), Andrew Smith and Keppel Barnard (South African Museum) and later JLB Smith of Rhodes University, and their colleagues. A spate of shark attacks on the … [Read more...]

Geremy Cliff, Major role players in the history of South African shark and ray research

A Durban selected video: Keynote Address KwaZulu-Natal Sharks Board and Biomedical Resource Unit, University of KwaZulu-Natal Early interest in the South African elasmobranch fauna was confined to species descriptions and distributional records by several European-based taxonomists and John Gilchrist and Cecil von Bonde (Dept. of Agriculture and Fisheries), Andrew Smith and Keppel Barnard (South African Museum) and later JLB Smith of Rhodes University, and their colleagues. A spate of shark attacks on the … [Read more...]

Geremy Cliff, Zambezi sharks and shark attacks at Port St Johns, A work in progress

A Durban selected video: Oral Presentation Geremy Cliff1,2, Paul von Blerk1, Rodney Haestier3 and Paul Cowley4 1KwaZulu-Natal Sharks Board, Umhlanga 2Biomedical Resource Unit, University of KwaZulu-Natal 3The Creek, Port St Johns 4South African Institute of Aquatic Biodiversity, Grahamstown Following three fatal shark attacks in 2009 at Second Beach, the most popular swimming beach in the Port St Johns area, the Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) commissioned the KwaZulu-Natal Sharks Board to investigate … [Read more...]

Robber on getaway bicycle falls off cliff

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