Sophie’s Marine Biology Internship

Sophie’s Marine Biology Internship

Say hello to our resident intern Sophie, who has come to work with us here at Marine Savers for 3 months.
Sophie gets busy with our turtles, helping with both an attempted rescue and a release, and learns about our current residents.
And unusually for our Marine Discovery Centre, we are also taking care of 2 furry residents … !

International Shark and Ray Conservation Symposium

International Shark and Ray Conservation Symposium

At the end of October, the Government of the Maldives partnered with Pew Charitable Trusts to host a symposium on shark and ray conservation in the Indian Ocean. Representatives from the the Maldives, Seychelles and Sri Lanka gathered at Landaa Giraavaru to share knowledge of global shark and ray populations, with the safeguarding of these iconic species at the very top of the agenda.