Roberto Bubas works as a fanguard for more than 25 years in Península Valdés, located in the province of Chubut , Argentina. A wonderful natural treasure declared a World Heritage Site , surrounded by beaches and immense cliffs where wolves and elephants live, dolphins, toninas, penguins and the famous southern franca whale, among other species.
In this far corner of the south, he is the only human being known in the world who formed a strong bond with whales !
The miracles of nature
“ Beto” Bubas became known for playing the harmonica to the killer whales on the coast of the peninsula as a method of communication with this species of dolphins.And, in turn, through this peculiar practice, to help a child with autism .
It was Augustine. At that time he was a 7-year-old, deaf-mute and autistic behavior who, when he visited Punta Norte beach, managed to improve his communication by being in contact with the nature of the place.
From this fascinating story, the film El lighthouse de las orcas is born, starring Joaquín Furriel and Marivel Verdú. Based on the narrative that the franger wrote where he tells the experience with the child.
From the mountain to the sea
The passionate guardafunas was born in Esquel , on the mountain range side of Patagonia, on August 20, 1970. Roberto grew up reading the adventures of Captain Jacques Cousteau , he loved the life of that legendary French researcher who traveled the world's oceans on the mythical ship Calypso .
At the age of 20, he moved to Puerto Madryn to study Marine Biology and, in 1992, began monitoring the population of Orcas in Patagonia.
The connection with these gigantic mammals allowed him to discover a hunting technique where females intentionally varn to catch a wolf or elephant breeding sea. Such a discovery earned him a scholarship from National Geographic.
Their exciting connection with these gigantic mammals generated great media repercussions and transformed a legend of Patagonia.
Madrynense y argentina. Lic. en RRPP (UP), especializada en Comunicación e Identidad Corporativa (UNIR) y docente universitaria. Apasionada por la comunicación en todas sus expresiones, porque como dice Paul Watzlawick “Todo Comunica”… las palabras, las reacciones y nuestro cuerpo. Mi desafío profesional es cuidar de “ese todo”, aportando mis conocimientos y gestionando las herramientas necesarias para que las comunicaciones fluyan como las olas del mar.