Month: May 2015

TGIF

Today marked our 5th day of diving drills. There’s a lot to learn and practice before we head out to plant our reef pods next week. After our diving lesson in the morning, we spent the majority of the day de rusting these recycled metal pods, and painting them with apoxy. A sweaty, dirty job…



Cement, sand and lots of trash

This is going to be a short post since the photos can speak for themselves! It was a long and hot one, but we achieved so much today. Half the group worked on creating cement weights for our reef pods, while the other half of the group spent the afternoon doing a major beach clean…



Cambodia sunshine & plenty of sweat

Another full morning of studying for our PADI licenses! We finished up our last few exams today WOOOHOOO! No more studying first thing in the morning! After our last exam we headed to a local playground that was covered in trash and debris. We spent some time clearing it all out, then lugging the trash…




First Day on Koh Rong Island

Tuesday was pretty jam packed for the majority of our volunteers. Kylie took us for a tour of the village to see all the areas needing some work. The school needs a bit of refurbishing, some bricks need to be cleaned and moved to the water catchment which also needs finishing and cleaning up. And…



They have arrived!!!

Hello everyone!! My name is Danielle Galgoczy, and I’m from the great white north they call Canada!!! Vancouver to be exact! I’ll be team leading the Cambodian Island Marine Conservation Program for the next few weeks and I couldn’t be more excited!! I’ve been having a blast with ROV the last two years, and cannot…



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