13 articles found for Creature features
Deep sea deception
Don't trust what you see... or rather, what you can't see. These sea creatures are masters of disguise.
Beautiful but potentially lethal, some aquatic creatures are best admired from afar.
Melbourne’s underwater wonders
A new book aims to encourage people to slip beneath the waves for a view of the unique natural features and creatures of Melbourne’s Port Phillip Bay.
Swimming with humpbacks can be an unforgettably operatic experience …
Conservation goes to the dogs
Warrnambool’s fairy penguins make a surprising comeback, thanks to Coastcare and a team of oddly-named sheep dogs.
Looking out for the marine turtles that nest on the beaches along the Ningaloo Reef.
Off the hook
Each year hundreds of seabirds and other wildlife become victims of discarded litter, like plastic bags and fishing line. Often, some mistake lures and baits for food, with painful results. Which is where Australian Seabird Rescue comes in …
The Pod People
Everything about the Dolphin Research Institute is unique: its director, its methods and the dolphins it works so tirelessly to protect.
Meet one of Australia’s most bizarre and mysterious marine characters – the weedy sea dragon…