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This site is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for me to earn commissions by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. Other links, such as accommodation booking recommendations, may also provide a commission.
I curate all affiliate links manually, and carefully. These referrals are designed to give you my best recommendation while giving me the opportunity to continue developing this site as a resource. I don’t recommend products based on whether they have an affiliate program or not, and I’m not directly compensated to write up my opinions. My views are my views, for better or worse :).
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Simon J Pierce
Planet Ocean Marketing Ltd, New Plymouth, New Zealand
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I write a weekly article, just for my mailing list. They normally focus on something interesting, and possibly hilarious, that I've learnt about sharks (or other random animals) that week. There may also be groan-inducing jokes.
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