Mermaid News

Me, myself & I

Melanie Mangione

Me, myself & I

Heyyy🙋 I've received a few messages asking when the line will be launching. As I am only a 1 lady-shark🦈💃 running this biz (as well as working full-time) & trying to make a change, share my vision & passion, it's a slow process but I am aiming to launch for Australian Spring/Summer 2017. 🌏 Products will be up soon. Thank you for everyone's support and kind messages I appreciate it. I welcome all feedback and get back to ya'll when I can ✌💙


CUDDLE-FISH

Melanie Mangione

CUDDLE-FISH

🌺Two wonderful facts🌺 1. TOMORROW ID FRIDAY! Fact 2: fact: A female cuttlefish likes to have options when it comes to selecting desirable genes for the next generation. During mating season, she'll play the field, taking on multiple sperm packets and storing them in her mouth cavity until she's comfortable enough to lay her eggs. Male cuttlefish aren't stupid and know about that strategies. They've developed a tactic of their own to counteract it: They'll start mating by shooting a jet stream of water into the female's mouth to clear out sperm from former males who have already laid claim....


For the love of turtles

Melanie Mangione

For the love of turtles

💙Abandoned fishing gear is a huge threat to sea turtles and other marine wildlife around the globe. Once turtles get tangled up in nets, it's hard for them to escape before drowning or starving to death 😣. One of the ways in which @oceania advocates for sea turtles is by campaigning for Turtle Excluder Devices to be installed on harmful gear, like shrimp trawl nets. These devices allow turtles to escape nets while also providing benefits to the fishermen. 🐢@ecoceanic swim will be made of ghost nets found in the oceans, plastic and recycled nylon fibres. Our way to advocate for these guys...


💙 They just want love & pats 🦈

Melanie Mangione

💙 They just want love & pats 🦈

#sharksneedlove #misunderstood #sharklove


In todays news... KEEP THEM GREAT!

Melanie Mangione

In todays news... KEEP THEM GREAT!

⚠ This is the news I read today 😠😳😓HUNTING for great white sharks could start next year following a study to determine how many of the killer fish lurk in Australian waters.But surfers and swimmers are demanding a cull sooner than that off the NSW coast to prevent further attacks this spring and summer, amid claims that shark numbers are rocketing. “The cold, hard reality is that their numbers are increasing — there’s no way anyone can dispute that,” Lennox-Ballina Boardriders Club president Don Munro said. “Due to the increasing numbers a cull should be a foregone conclusion.” Ballina councillor Phil...