15 09, 2011

Baby Turtles Hatching

By |September 15th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Yesterday we had some new arrivals at the hatchery, it looks like being a busy week, as there are many nests due at the moment.  One of the babies was born earlier, but released okay, then the rest came at 5pm, all very active, and released immediately to the sea. [...]

12 07, 2011

Afternoon Arrivals

By |July 12th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

This afternoon another batch of our turtles arrived, this time lots of Green Turtle Babies, we had some guests that had only just arrived, so they were very happy to be able to join us for the release. Not such a high hatch rate this time, but all the babies born were very lively.  We [...]

10 07, 2011

Another successful nest!

By |July 10th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

More baby green turtles were born this week at 6.30pm,  Yan checked the nests and saw that inside one of the nests, the sand had dropped, 5 minutes after that, we saw the first turtle, the rest followed very fast!  We had to run round the resort to let all the guests know that the [...]

22 06, 2011

2 more turtle nests!

By |June 22nd, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

This week, our turtle patrol has had another successful week having found 2 turtles laying nests.  The first nest was a Green turtle laying 84 eggs and finishing at12.30am, our guests wanted to stay with the patrol till the end and were lucky enough to see the mother return to the sea, although they were [...]

16 06, 2011

Thank you to Andy and Nadine!

By |June 16th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |

This week our turtle patrol has been active every night with our guests making their patrol of the Island.  They found a  Green turtle laying eggs a few nights ago and have carefully relocated the eggs into our hatchery.  A couple of days ago, Andy and Nadine from Germany very kindly sponsored this latest nest [...]