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Wings of Hope
June 17, 2021July 14, 2021
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Wings of Hope

Wings of Hope There are some people who have entered into our Fire Island family, whose stories spark hope and inspiration. One such person is the pilot who flies the Beach 18, bringing our guests to Machangulo, Kruger and Pebane. Petro Vermeulen began her piloting career in 1996, and despite a scare when she was...

Fire Island Sundome Project
June 4, 2021June 4, 2021
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Fire Island Sundome Project

“Water! Water! We have water!” I yelled, “We did it”. The relief, after many setbacks and months of preparation, flowed over me like the fresh clear drops dripping at my sandy feet.

Sea turtle rescued from fishermen in a protected area
November 27, 2020February 18, 2021
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Sea turtle rescued from fishermen in a protected area

In Mozambique there are five species of sea turtle that occur along the coast. They are all threatened and therefore being protected by law (and have been for over 45 years). Despite efforts to reduce the effect of illegal fishing on sea turtle populations, capture of these creatures still occurs regularly. source  Our recent rescue....

Cooking with Chef Helio – Part 1
August 13, 2020February 18, 2021
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