16 04, 2014

First nest of the season!

By | April 16th, 2014|News|

On the 11th of April the first nest of the season was laid! It is called Madina's turtles and has 86 eggs inside. The nest was relocated to the hatchery. The nest is due to hatch between the 26th of May and the 20th June, we wait impatiently to see the hatchlings.  

23 09, 2011

Thank you to Helen and David!

By | September 23rd, 2011|News|

Helen and David are our lovely Turtle sponsors from the UK, who have sponsored our nest of 101 Green Turtle eggs laid on the 4th of September. Helen and David joined our Patrol that night and were able to witness when the Mother Turtle laid her eggs! It was also another busy day at the [...]

15 09, 2011

Baby Turtles Hatching

By | September 15th, 2011|News|

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. [...]

27 08, 2011

Thank you Samuel and Robert!

By | August 27th, 2011|News|

Samuel and Robert, our young friends who recently came to visit Pom Pom, were very lucky a few nights ago when they were able to witness a large green turtle laying her eggs, the boys were so happy that they wanted to sponsor the nest!  We will keep them up to date when [...]

26 03, 2011

Turtle nest sponsors

By | March 26th, 2011|News|

A big thank you to Ms.Gail & Mr.Paul & Mr.Keith who have very kindly sponsored our turtle nest which have been transferred to hatchery on 23.March. This latest nest is green turtle eggs, they will hatch in about 60 days.  We want to thank you all very much for your kind support and look forward [...]

24 03, 2011

Turtle nesting season has started !

By | March 24th, 2011|News|

Our patrol found a green turtle nest , 93 eggs were carefully transferred to our hatchery beside Dive Centre. パトローラーがアオウミガメの巣から93個の卵を保護、93個の卵をダイブセンター脇のハッチャリー(卵の保護センター)へ無事に移送しました。 It is our first turtle nest in 2011 !    2011年、最初の海亀の巣、ハッチャリーへ移送完了!

11 02, 2011

Hatchery ready for 2011

By | February 11th, 2011|News|

The dive centre staff have now finished replacing all the sand in our hatchery with fresh clean sand.  Its been a long job, and heavy work, especially after a rain downfall, but now it is ready for the next season of turtle eggs.  We have been patrolling on a regular basis, but currently there have [...]

22 01, 2011

Hatchery maintenance

By | January 22nd, 2011|News|

This week, at the hatchery, our Turtle Patrol are busy replacing the old sand in the hatchery with fresh clean sand.  The reason for this is that over time, the original sand becomes dirty and we start getting tree root and ant problems.  Its a big job to take out all the sand, but the [...]

11 01, 2011

First Baby Green Turtles of 2011

By | January 11th, 2011|News|

Last night on exactly 60 days, the first turtles of the New Year were born.  These were the eggs that Mario and Raimond found in November, and we put in the hatchery on the 11th of November.  It was a very good hatch again.  This time from 89 eggs, we had 81 baby Green turtles, [...]

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