Latest News from our Marine Discovery Centres
There were some amazing sights during June, including a rarely seen Humpback Whale, a small pod of Risso’s Dolphins and we have a lovely video of a wild turtle enjoying lunch.
We also welcomed students from the local school of Kamadhoo, to look around our Centre and help with our Reefscapers coral frames.
Catch up with our latest Reefscapers coral frame facts & figures, and read how the warm ocean temperatures are affecting the corals.
We take a look at which coral species are most affected, and analyse our ocean temperature data collated from 2013-2015.
Have you ever wanted to work in the Maldives, to experience the life of a marine biologist ?
We are welcoming Volunteers to help us with our marine conservation projects – coral reef propagation, turtle conservation and more!
Meet Winy & Hazel, as they get hands on with our coral frames and rescue turtles.
Say hello to Mailis, our new intern at Landaa Giraavaru.
She is studying turtle conservation in the Maldives, so our rehabilitation centre provides the perfect educational home for a few months, caring for our rescue patients.
Our monthly turtle conservation report from Kuda Huraa and Landaa Giraavaru.
See how our rescued turtle patients are progressing at the rehabilitation centre, and read about the latest turtle hatchlings in our Head Start Programme.
Join the Four Seasons Apprentice Class of 2015, as they try their hand at making their very own coral frames.
And we start one experiment to study our coral propagation techniques, and a second to research how coral frames will impact a bed of seagrass growing in the lagoon.