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 …

Maldivian Sea Turtle Conservation Programme – December Roundup

Maldivian Sea Turtle Conservation Programme – December Roundup

Catch up with all the latest turtle updates from our 2 Marine Discovery Centres, as we welcome some new visitors and bid farewell to old friends.
There are also details from our satellite tracking programs – you won’t believe just how far our newly released turtles have travelled !