Every week during my two months at Wakatobi Dive Resort between August and October 2009 I wrote a blog for FiNS online.  I was at the resort conducting fieldwork for my PhD on the biology of pygmy seahorses.  The blog explains what I was up to each week so just follow the links below to each week’s write-up:

Week 1 – The weeks ahead

Week 2 – Great weather and great pygmy seahorse observations

Week 3 – Life at Wakatobi

Week 4 – The private lives of pygmy seahorses

Week 5 – Birth of Denise’s pygmy seahorses (Hippocampus denise)

Week 6 – Pygmy group have gone, finding a new one is this week’s challenge

Week 7 – New group observation starts and how to distinguish male and female pygmy seahorses

Week 8 – Mating Denise’s pygmy seahorse (Hippocampus denise)