Latest News from our Marine Discovery Centres
Irene enjoyed her Marine Savers internship so much that she came back again !
Enjoy her latest chapter of adventures, as Irene goes on the hunt above and below the waves … to spot dolphins and manta rays.
Plus there are updates about 2 of our rescued Olive Ridley turtles, Luc and Max.
This month, Hannah is helping with our turtle ‘Head Start’ programme, and bids a fond farewell to 5 of our hatchlings that have grown from just 20g in weight to over 4kg in the last year!
And learn about Hannah’s marine experiment, studying the feeding preferences of Drupella snails on corals at our Centre.
After spending several months with the Marine Savers team, I can say for sure it was one of the best experiences of my life!
I was able to help with the variety of different projects at the Marine Discovery Centre, and had the pleasure of working with an amazing team of dedicated biologists.
Catch up with the May news from our Marine Discovery Centres.
We have lobsters, anemones and clownfish in the Fish Lab; out on the ocean we are photographing dolphins, and we analyse underwater photographs of wild sea turtles for identification.
Find out what’s happening down in our Fish Lab, with all the latest facts and figures from our Clownfish breeding programme, and learn why we rescued one very lucky lobster direct from the restaurant !
Finally, you can join us on safari to enjoy some amazing underwater marine life.
Irene helps with our Head Start programme and releases some hatchlings into the ocean during a memorable dawn trip on the ‘whaler’.
She also finds time to research the devastating effects of ‘ghost nets’ on Olive Ridley sea turtles, before departing with newly found study plans and a thirst for further travel adventures.