Stacy Jupiter

Expedition to the Sacred Reef of Fiji #6

By Dr. Stacy Jupiter Totoya Sacred Reef Declared Marine Protected Area for World Oceans Day This is the final blog documenting an 8-day, marine expedition to Fiji. “We’re making history today,” Roko Josefa Cinavilakeba, the high chief (Roko Sau) ...

Expedition to the Sacred Reef of Fiji #5

By Dr. Stacy Jupiter I Love the Night Dive, I Got to Boogie This is the fifth of several blogs documenting an 8-day, marine expedition to Fiji. “Why are you wearing that funky yellow mask?” one of the crew of ...

Expedition to the Sacred Reef of Fiji #4

By Dr. Stacy Jupiter Fish Are Friends And Food This is the fourth of several blogs documenting an 8-day, marine expedition to Fiji. Bruce, the bull shark from the movie Finding Nemo leads a Sharks Anonymous meeting with the mantra, “...

Expedition to the Sacred Reef of Fiji #3

By Dr. Stacy Jupiter Daveda Tabu – Totoya’s Sacred Reef This is the third of several blogs documenting an 8-day, marine expedition to Fiji. Daveda Tabu means the “sacred passage.”  It is the gateway to Totoya’s lagoon, the only ...

Expedition to the Sacred Reef of Fiji #2

By Dr. Stacy Jupiter Meke for Makareta and Roko Sau This is the second of several blogs documenting an 8-day, marine expedition to Fiji. I stood on the deck of the research vessel with Makareta Cinavilakeba, the stunning young wife ...

Expedition Begins to Sacred Reef of Fiji

By Dr. Stacy Jupiter Lau – Land of Islands Lost This is the first of several blogs documenting an 8-day, marine expedition to Fiji. Tomorrow we board our research vessel to embark on our journey to the remote reaches of Fiji’...