Sea Turtle Rescue & Rehabilitation at Landaa Giraavaru

Sea Turtle Rescue & Rehabilitation at Landaa Giraavaru

It has been a very busy month for our turtle rescue teams, with new injured patients being admitted to our Centre, and old friends being released again back into the wild.
Catch up with all the news, and enjoy 2 videos direct from our marine biologists at Landaa.

Olive Ridley Sea Turtles – Rescue & Rehabilitation

Olive Ridley Sea Turtles – Rescue & Rehabilitation

Meet our new rescued turtle patients, and catch up with the latest on our longer term residents.
Plus you can learn what causes “buoyancy syndrome” – why it affects many of our rescued turtles, and the steps we are taking to try and cure it.

Sea Turtle Conservation in the Maldives

Sea Turtle Conservation in the Maldives

Read the latest updates from our marine turtle conservation programmes – rescue & rehabilitation, hatchling ‘head start’ and national ID database.
We release some long-term residents, and there’s a surprising find of tiny proportions down on the beach !

Maldivian Sea Turtle Conservation Programme

Maldivian Sea Turtle Conservation Programme

Catch up with all the new arrivals to our Centres, and read how we are treating our rescue turtles for ‘Buoyancy Syndrome’. You can also see how far ‘Hendrix’ has travelled, thanks to his satellite tracking device, as he leaves Maldivian waters and swims towards India !

Turtle Rescue & Rehabilitation Updates

Turtle Rescue & Rehabilitation Updates

All our sea turtle news for August – we’ve been busy rescuing injured Olive Ridleys and releasing our hand reared Green Turtles.
Enjoy 2 great photo slideshows featuring our latest arrivals, and go behind the scenes at our Marine Discovery Centre on cleaning day …