Marine Aquarium Enthusiasts Club is a new portfolio to DUC and is hoped to grow into a popular portfolio like some of the other sections.
Marine Aquarist meetings are held on the last Tuesday of every month and each meeting has a subject that gets discussed. Meetings range from how to create your own Marine aquarium to how to breed different types of fish. Also Boerewors rolls are for sale and the bar is open. Everyone is welcome!
Marine Aquarist for those of you that don’t know what it means: Curator, collector or person studying aquariums or working with aquatic life. It is very interesting for those of you who are interested in having your own Marine aquarium in the comfort of your own home or already have one and would like to know more about it.
There are many members that are experts in this field who are willing to share their wealth of knowledge at various meetings.
We are hoping that the Marine Aquarist portfolio increases in popularity and we are hoping to see many of you marine enthusiasts at our meetings in the near future.
Collecting for marine aquaria has increased dramatically along the Durban coast. It is unregulated, unpoliced and people are selling marine creatures illegally.
Here are some not so nice facts about the marine aquarium trade. [click here to read]