Sardine Run: A Whale Tale

Sardine Run: A Whale Tale

August 21, 2012

It’s the final instalment of our fact-filled Sardine Run infographics and we’ve saved the biggest for last. Introducing the Bryde’s whale (pronounced broo-duhz whale). These massive marine mammals don’t waste any time when it comes to feasting on bountiful sardine shoals. They have been known to rise up from beneath baitballs and gulp up the […]

Sardine Run Infographics: The multi-talented dolphin

Sardine Run Infographics: The multi-talented dolphin

August 11, 2012

We like to think of the dolphins as the “herders” of Sardine Run: when the silvery sardines make their annual migration up the eastern coast of South Africa, dolphins are often the first to target the massive shoals, splitting the fish up into smaller, tightly packed groups (or baitballs) and driving them to the surface, […]

Sardine Run Infographics: The star of the show

Sardine Run Infographics: The star of the show

May 26, 2012

Sardine Run is the migration of the sardines which is comparable to the Serengeti migration of wilder beasts.Sardines the most favorite fish when it comes to eating seafood. Sardine fish gets its name from an island in the Mediterranean called Sardinia. An ideal sardine is as long as 4 AA size batteries and a group […]