Follow Raphaela le Gouvello's progress on her solo journey aboard RespectOcean

22 November 2013 | News story

Raphaela le Gouvello is mid-ocean on another solo mission across the Atlantic to raise awareness on the plight of the oceans. IUCN is one of a number of organisations and NGOs supporting her mission and saluting her courage. Competing against experienced sailors, Raphaela was a respectable 27th at the fist checkpoint. You can follow her progress on the link provided.


This image shows the courtship behavior of Indian Bull frogs (Holobatrachus tigerinus). During the monsoon, the breeding males become bright yellow in color, while females remain dull. The prominent blue vocal sacs of male produce strong nasal mating call.