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Francesca Trotman

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Episode 62 Francesca Trotman Love the Oceans

The BiG Scuba Podcast

Ian and Gemma chat to Francesca Trotman.  Francesca Trotman is the managing director and founder of Love The Oceans. With a Masters in Marine Biology she has always had a passion for marine life. An avid diver since the age of 13, Francesca’s main passion has always been sharks, although she is interested in all aspects of marine life. Results orientated, Francesca constantly encourages people to consider conservation in everyday life and take a greener approach to modern living. She oversees the majority of the programs in country and spends most of her time in Mozambique. The full episode is available on Patreon … https://www.patreon.com/thebigscubapodcast https://lovetheoceans.org/ https://www.instagram.com/francescatrotmanphotography/ https://www.facebook.com/francescatrotmanphotography/?ref=page_internal https://francescatrotman.co.uk/ Email   francesca@lovetheoceans.org The BiG Scuba Website has been redesigned   www.thebigscuba.com Please help support us by becoming a Patron and also get the full podcast episodes early before a cut down version is released publically.  https://www.patreon.com/thebigscubapodcast Check our shop on Etsy where we sell  Beach Art made from Marine plastic, micro plastics and other marine debris. https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/TheBigScuba Check out the WhirlWind Bikes and use the code BIGSCUBA2021 to get a dscount.  https://whirlwind-e.co.uk/shop/ols/products/whirlwind-c4 We say thank you to our partners and supporters of The BiG Scuba Podcast Fourth Element    https://life.fourthelement.com/product-category/hydra/?fesalt=FEWSPFVIVKRKRSD Blue O Two   https://blueotwo.com/ O Three   https://www.othree.co.uk/ Apeks  and Aqualung   https://www.apeksdiving.com/ Mares    https://www.mares.com/en-GB/home/ Paralenz   http://www.paralenz.com?aff=11 Narked at 90   https://www.narkedat90.com/contact Check out our YouTube channel and watch some of our videos and subscribe. https://www.youtube.com/c/TheBiGScuba Our podcast also features in some online publications including Scubaverse   https://www.scubaverse.com/  and in The Scuba News  https://www.thescubanews.com/.     Padi list the podcast as a good one to listen to also … https://blog.padi.com/2020/07/01/podcasts-for-divers/ We talk about dive fitness and entering the Crossfit 2021 open games…  https://games.crossfit.com/ and we are members of our local Crossfit Box   https://www.crossfitgreatyarmouth.com/ Contact Gemma and Ian with your messages, ideas and feedback via The BiG Scuba Bat Phone    +44 7810 005924 Or use our social media platforms. We are on Instagram    @thebigscuba   We are on Facebook     @thebigscuba   We are on Twitter  @the_big_scuba 

1hr 17mins

21 Mar 2021

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030: Love The Oceans With Francesca Trotman

Stumblin' Forward

Francesca Trotman is the Managing Director and Founder of Love The Oceans (LTO), a marine conservation charity in Mozambique. She holds a master’s in marine biology and likes to stay close to the research and community, overseeing the majority of programs in Mozambique. LTO is working to establish a marine protected area in Mozambique. LTO collects data on humpback whales, ocean trash, megafauna (whale sharks & manta rays), fisheries, coral reefs, and turtles, and runs three community outreach projects. They were recently recognized as 1 of 15 global grassroots #Forcesforchange by the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, receiving international recognition for their work.https://lovetheoceans.org

28mins

12 Mar 2021

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Trailer Francesca Trotman Love the Oceans

The BiG Scuba Podcast

Ian and Gemma chat to Francesca Trotman.  Francesca Trotman is the managing director and founder of Love The Oceans. With a Masters in Marine Biology she has always had a passion for marine life. An avid diver since the age of 13, Francesca’s main passion has always been sharks, although she is interested in all aspects of marine life. Results orientated, Francesca constantly encourages people to consider conservation in everyday life and take a greener approach to modern living. She oversees the majority of the programs in country and spends most of her time in Mozambique. The full episode is available on Patreon … https://www.patreon.com/thebigscubapodcast https://lovetheoceans.org/ https://www.instagram.com/francescatrotmanphotography/ https://www.facebook.com/francescatrotmanphotography/?ref=page_internal https://francescatrotman.co.uk/ Email   francesca@lovetheoceans.org

1min

8 Mar 2021

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18. Live Your Passion and Make an Impact with Love The Oceans Founder Francesca Trotman - Part 1

This Sustainable Life: Untethered

Francesca Trotman set up the non-profit organisation Love The Oceans in 2014 after she witnessed a horrific scene that would change her life forever. At just 21 years old she made the decision that she couldn't just walk away and do nothing about this.  Ever since then she’s devoted her life’s work to growing a team of individuals to protect and study the diverse marine life in Jangamo Bay, Mozambique. But its not just the animals that have benefitted from her compassion, the human community living in the Bay have also been gifted the opportunity to have a happier, healthier and more sustainable future. If you want to be inspired, empowered and I’ll be honest, feel slightly guilty(!!) about the incredible impact that one person can have on the world, then you need to listen to this episode and then go, go go and get after your dreams! Episode Highlights: - Why you need to question your assumptions - How to change hearts and minds - Doing the things that you need to do to help you do the things that you want to do - Why education is so important, for both humans and the environment - How to help people fall in love with the oceans - The surprising truth about recycling - What should you do if you see shark tooth jewellery the next time you’re on holiday? - The problem with the fast fashion industry - How to beat procrastination, in 3 days or less I'd love to hear your thoughts about this episode. Have you been inspired to do something meaningful that you've been putting off? Don't forget to check out the Love The Oceans website to learn more about the amazing work they do - https://lovetheoceans.org/ Follow Francesca on Instagram for the most beautiful shots of Jangamo Bay life - https://www.instagram.com/francescatrotmanphotography/ And browse through Francesca's photography website to be awed by the wonders of nature - https://francescatrotman.co.uk/ And while you're at it, come on over and say hello to me! Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/TSLUntethered Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/alison.untethered/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/AliUntethered ***** Music on this episode: ***** Show Me The Way by Vendredi https://soundcloud.com/vendrediduo Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported — CC BY 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/ZcAiMZtYrv8

1hr 1min

2 Mar 2021

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Conservation and Research in Mozambique with Francesca Trotman

Intertidal Talks

New episode interviewing Francesca Trotman, founder of Love the Oceans. We discussed her journey from university to founding a marine conservation nonprofit in Jangamo Bay, Mozambique. Love The Oceans is working to protect and study the diverse marine life found here, including many species of sharks, rays and the famous humpback whales. They use research, education and diving to drive action towards a more sustainable future. Their ultimate goal is to establish a Marine Protected Area for the Inhambane Province in Mozambique, achieving higher biodiversity whilst protecting endangered species. You can support Love the Oceans with donations here. You can also check out their adoption programs here and sponsor a sea turtle nest or adopt a whale shark. You can also support Francesca's photography here.  If you wish to chat more with Francesca about her work, you can contact her at francesca@lovetheoceans.org.  Follow Love the Oceans on Instagram @lovetheoceans

45mins

12 Feb 2021

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025: Francesca Trotman - Founder Of Love The Oceans (NGO) & Underwater Photographer

The Aquatic Life

Like many of us divers, Francesca Trotman grew up with a love of sharks.  Unlike most of us, she parlayed her passion into a marine biology degree from Southampton University and then established a non-profit in Mozambique, called “Love The Oceans” with the goal of establishing a marine protected area in the province where she resides.  However, when you listen to the podcast episode, you will hear there are so many other amazing programs that she is also running that benefits the local community and the environment.Francesca is also a fellow underwater photographer, so we also spend time talking about her photography journey, and ask her for tips on where to dive in Africa.We recommend using the Overcast podcast player so you can see Francesca's photos as they are discussed.  Otherwise, see her pictures in our show notes.More Information About This EpisodeCheck out the Show Notes... or Watch On YouTubeDonate And Get SWAG!You can contribute to Love The Oceans' many causes in a variety of ways.  Here's just a couple of ways:Donations can be made here.Adopt a whale sharkJoin An Expedition*Send us proof of donation, and we’ll send you a thank you gift!Social Media - Love The OceansMore info about Love The Oceans can be found at the following sites:Website: https://lovetheoceans.org/Instagram: @lovetheoceansTwitter: @LoveTheOceansFacebook: @lovetheoceansorganisationYouTube: Love The OceansSocial Media - Francesca TrotmanFind out more about Francesca the photographer here:Website: https://francescatrotman.co.uk/Instagram: @francescatrotmanphotography[All Photos courtesy of Francesca Trotman.]Feedback:Email us at feedback@theaquaticlifepodcast.comHelp Us Grow The Community:*** Please take the time to rate and review us on Apple Podcasts or wherever you get your podcast content from.  It would help us to grow the community and means a lot to us.  Thanks!***You can subscribe to The Aquatic Life on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Overcast, Spotify, and all major podcast apps (RSS)The Aquatic Life Social Media Pages:Website: TheAquaticLifePodcast.comTwitter: AquaticLifePodFacebook: TheAquaticLifePodcastInstagram: TheAquaticLifePodcast

1hr 36mins

21 Sep 2020

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Milly chats to the inspirational Francesca Trotman founder of Love The Oceans in Mozambique

The Leap Overseas

In today's episode of The Road Less Travelled Milly chats to Francesca Trotman, marine biologist who at the age of 21 set up Love The Oceans a non profit organisation that helps educate the local community and eradicate shark killings and shark finning in Mozambique by working alongside the locals to fund more sustainable alternatives.

53mins

1 Sep 2020

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Love The Oceans with Francesca Trotman! Sharks, whales and community projects...

This Wild Life Conservation Podcast

This week we welcome Francesca Trotman onto the podcast! After witnessing distressing shark killings in the unprotected waters of Mozambique, Francesca founded Love The Oceans. Their mission is to create a marine protected area through research of species such as whale sharks, humpback whales, dolphins and manta rays. Love the Oceans is co-owned by the local people and has had a wide-reaching impact on the communities. For instance, their swim program has taught hundreds of children to swim to prevent tragic drownings. Learn about the challenges of living without a postal system and incredible encounters with humpback whales off the coast of Mozambique!

36mins

11 Aug 2020

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32. Francesca Trotman: Humpback Whales, Hope Spots, and Loving the Oceans

So You Want to Be a Marine Biologist

When researching shark finning during her time at university in the UK, Francesca didn’t realize what an enormous impact it would have on her life. Join us today as we dive into what inspired Francesca to start a nonprofit in Mozambique and learn about her vital research studying humpback whales, manta rays, and whale sharks in the hopes of creating a Marine Protected Area.Support the show (http://patreon.com/marinebiolife)

59mins

15 Jul 2020

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A Holistic and Community-led Approach to Ocean Conservation in Mozambique | Francesca Trotman, Founder of Love The Oceans

Conservation Tribe

Episode Breakdown: Community-led conservation Shark-finning in Mozambique Holistic approach to conservation Balancing science and emotions Conservation roadblocks in Mozambique Volunteering opportunities Plus more You can connect with us here:Love the Oceans:Website: https://lovetheoceans.org/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lovetheoceansorganisation/?_rdc=1&_rdrInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/lovetheoceans/Twitter: https://twitter.com/LoveTheOceansYoutube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9CxAtp2rjMOcTma5oGV_igLinkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company/love-the-oceans/Host - Blane Edwards from Earth Offline:Website: https://earthoffline.com/Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/earth.offline/Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/blane-edwards-93a976181/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EarthOffline/Are you a wildlife conservationist, environmentalist or eco activist? Then this podcast might be for you! Click SUBSCRIBE to join our TRIBE! :)

39mins

9 Jun 2020

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