Fish Lab – Baby Clownfish and Seahorse Birth

Fish Lab – Baby Clownfish and Seahorse Birth

Check out the latest news direct from our Fish Lab here at Landaa Giraavaru.
We have new clownfish babies this month, a colourful photo slideshow featuring some of our latest arrivals, plus a remarkable video of a (male) seahorse giving birth.

Coral Reef Propagation Updates

Coral Reef Propagation Updates

Catch up with the latest coral frame facts & figures, as we continue our important reef propagation work in the lagoons here at Kuda Huraa and Landaa Giraavaru.

Baa Biologists & Whale Shark Workshop

Baa Biologists & Whale Shark Workshop

Our team of biologists have been busy attending meetings & workshops this month.
Read about our environmental plans and awareness programs, and learn more about whale sharks – the gentle giants of our oceans – and what we can all do to help protect them.

Ghost Net Awareness 2013

Ghost Net Awareness 2013

Ghost nets are a big problem that can entangle and cause the deaths of many types of marine animals. So we have started a new project this month, to collect data on the nets that we find drifting in Maldivian waters, with the hope of identifying their SE Asian origin.
Now UPDATED with news from August.

Sea Turtle Conservation Programme at Landaa Giraavaru

Sea Turtle Conservation Programme at Landaa Giraavaru

Catch up with this month’s turtle rescue updates direct from Landaa Giraavaru MDC.
Say hello to Naushad – our largest ever Olive Ridley turtle – and wave goodbye to Andy, who recovered well after his flipper amputation and is released back into the ocean.

Sea Turtle Conservation Programme at Kuda Huraa

Sea Turtle Conservation Programme at Kuda Huraa

Read the latest updates from our Marine Discovery Centre at Kuda Huraa.
This month we release one of our reared Green Turtles back into the ocean, and you can meet ‘Elsa’ – our latest rescued Olive Ridley turtle.