15 08, 2011

August turtle season

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

This month has been really busy at the hatchery, we are patrolling every evening with our lovely guests, some have been very lucky and had turtles nesting outside their beach villas! Also this week, lots of baby turtles have been born, 3 nests in the last 3 days, yesterday was a Hawksbill turtle nest which [...]

16 06, 2011

Thank you Sam, Amy and Ben!

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

Our young turtle nest sponsors should be very proud last night as they have sponsored a very successful nest! At 9pm we had our latest hatching of baby Hawksbill turtles, from a lay of 129 eggs, we had 120 baby turtles witnessed by many of our guests from all over the world.  We counted the [...]

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 [...]

28 10, 2010

More Baby Turtles!

By |October 28th, 2010|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Last night, witnessed by our lovely guests from Canada, Australia, Singapore,  Britain, Holland, Germany and Malay, we had another successful hatching of Hawksbill baby turtles.  We had 142 babies out of 165 eggs, so a good standard for the hatch rate, especially as there had been a little rain which can effect the hatch rates.  [...]

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