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Marion Island Positions to be Filled

Join the 80th Marion Island Overwintering Team! The Department of Forestry, Fisheries and the...

Happy World Wetlands Day

World Wetlands Day, is celebrated every year on 02 February. On this day, in 1971, the Convention...

The Wanderer – October – November 2022 – Newsletter

  October and November were two enormously busy months. The elephant seals’ breeding season...

The Mouse-Free Marion Project is hiring

The Mouse-Free Marion (MFM) Project, a partnership between the Department of Forestry, Fisheries...

Minister Barbara Creecy visits Antarctica

Media Release by the Department of Forestry Fisheries and the Environment Minister Barbara Creecy...

Season’s Greetings from SANAP overwintering teams

Personnel at the SANAE IV Station, Marion Island Research Station, and at the Gough Island Station...

On their way to Antarctica: Meet the 62nd SANAE Overwintering Team

The S.A. Agulhas II is expected to depart to Antarctica today, 15 December 2022. The 62nd South...

News from Antarctica – The Endurance Sept/Oct 22

In this edition: Learn more about spring time at SANAE IV Birds at SANAE IV? The Communications...

Antarctica Day 2022

Antarctica Day is celebrated by the international polar community on the 1st of December to...

The Wanderer – August to September 2022 issue is out

The 79th Marion Island Overwintering team has compiled their 3rd newsletter, filled with...
Marion Island Positions to be Filled

Marion Island Positions to be Filled

Join the 80th Marion Island Overwintering Team! The Department of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment (DFFE) is looking for suitable candidates to join the 2023/2024 Marion Island team. The team...

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Happy World Wetlands Day

Happy World Wetlands Day

World Wetlands Day, is celebrated every year on 02 February. On this day, in 1971, the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance (Ramsar Convention) was signed in Ramsar, Iran.  World...

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The Mouse-Free Marion Project is hiring

The Mouse-Free Marion Project is hiring

The Mouse-Free Marion (MFM) Project, a partnership between the Department of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment (DFFE) and BirdLife South Africa, plans to eradicate invasive mice from Marion...

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Minister Barbara Creecy visits Antarctica

Minister Barbara Creecy visits Antarctica

Media Release by the Department of Forestry Fisheries and the Environment Minister Barbara Creecy visits Antarctica, 9 to 12 Jan 9 Jan 2023 Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment Minister, Ms...

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Happy World Wetlands Day

Happy World Wetlands Day

World Wetlands Day, is celebrated every year on 02 February. On this day, in 1971, the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance (Ramsar Convention) was signed in Ramsar, Iran.  World Wetlands Day is celebrated to to "raise awareness and understanding of...

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Job Advertisement: SAPRI Senior Electronics Technician

Job Advertisement: SAPRI Senior Electronics Technician

As per job advertisement: The South African Environmental Observation Network (SAEON) is a research platform funded by the Department of Science and Innovation (DSI) and managed by the National Research Foundation (NRF). SAEON is mandated to establish and manage...

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The Endurance Newsletter – NEWS from SANAE 61

The Endurance Newsletter – NEWS from SANAE 61

    In this edition: Get to know the team’s medical doctor and team leader, JC Laubscher Find out more about his work at SANAE IV as a medical doctor. He speaks about his Antarctic journey, expectations vs reality of Antarctica and much more. " I think...

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