Philippines snorkeling: Cabilao and Pamilacan Islands
The islands Cabilao and Pamilacan reside just offshore from Bohol, one of the larger islands that make up the Central VisayasRead more.
Philippines snorkeling: Sogod Bay, Leyte
Ok, so the reefs here are amazing to snorkel upon, and the area is scenically beautiful. But when youRead more.
Eggs on the reef: Anemonefish reproduction
It was several days past full moon and the tiny eggs were almost ready to hatch. The reproductive pairRead more.
A comet in the ocean
In my lifetime, I have seen only two comets, one was Halley’s comet in 1986 and the other wasRead more.
Reef Fishes from the Philippines
The title of this post reads like it will be a boring list of the 1700-plus species of tropicalRead more.
Snorkeling El Nido, Palawan, Philippines
As usual, our snorkeling trip to El Nido, Palawan, Philippines gave us the opportunity to see a variety ofRead more.
Male Jawfish assume the role of motherhood
Finally! The right place, right time…but wrong lens. Ah, the same old story, but I can fix that withRead more.
Brittle stars hitching a ride
The odd relationship between brittle stars and hairy jellies I am always excited for our Palawan, Philippine snorkeling trips.Read more.
Biodiversity and the Coral Triangle, part 2
In the first part of this discussion, I defined the Coral Triangle and focused on physical barriers (vicariance) asRead more.