Not one but TWO new species of Sawsharks discovered in Zanzibar and Madagascar

Discovering a species in the 21st century is exciting but to discover two new species is super-exciting.  By Rupi Mangat Above: Artist’s impression of One of the newly discovered sixgilled sawshark species (Pliotrema kajae). Copyright: Simon Weigmann, Published: The East African Nation media 11-17 April 2020 These bottom dwelling sharks support long saw-like snouts called […]

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Groundbreaking Research Dolphins and Whales in Tanzanian Waters

From the archives: February 2015  Above: Spinner Dolphin on the Tanzania Indian Ocean. Copyright Gill Braulik Published in The East African Nation Media 27 Feb 2015 It’s exciting talking to Dr Gill Braulik who for the last 18 years has been following dolphins and whales around the Indian Ocean. In a few days time, she […]

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