About JD Filmalter

A lover of all things fishy. JD has turned his passion into a career, catching fish and studying their movement behaviour. He currently works as a post-doctoral research fellow at SAIAB.


Changing your name on a regular basis is not something one would consider a good life choice. But the gentleman of the sea appears not to mind. Through years of tracking we now know that the leervis of the South (including those on the West Coast, False Bay, Southern Cape and southern Eastern Cape) becomes [...]