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Apr 30

April 30, 1998

European fan worm

Sabellid Worm Discovered at Port Noarlunga

Mary Anne Stacy of the Port Noarlunga Aquatics Centre recently discovered an unusual fan worm on a pylon of the Port Noarlunga Jetty. Suspecting it to be a Sabella worm (a species introduced from European waters in ships’ ballast) Mary Anne organised for it to be identified. Her fears proved to be correct. This is especially disturbing as although this... Read more

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Apr 30

April 30, 1998

Wardang Island - Google Earth

Dive Report: Wardang Island 1996

Well, seeing as I have not been on a dive for some time now I thought I would reflect on a dive I had 2 years ago out at Wardang Island. The dive took place on a calm Sunday morning and the trip out to the south west tip of the island was as smooth as a ducks bottom. On... Read more

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