24 07, 2017

Carolina and Alessandro Nest Hatched!

By |July 24th, 2017|Categories: Conservation, Eco, News, Recreation|Tags: , , , , , , |

Watching a "hatchling" struggle out of the nest and make its own way to the water is very special and emotional experience.... Last night, after the daily turtle patrol, the conservation team checked few nests, and one of them  (green turtle, 44 eggs), sponsored by Carolina and Alessandro, was just starting to hatch!! In [...]

25 05, 2017

A champion from the sea

By |May 25th, 2017|Categories: Conservation, Eco, News, Recreation|Tags: , , |

Not every story about marine animals caught in fishing gear ends this beautifully, so it’s important to recognize when one does. Our story involves a beautiful green turtle, a small Island, a fishing line, and a lot of people from different countries… A few weeks ago, we posted about an injured Green Turtle and [...]

9 11, 2011

WWF & Sabah Wildlife Department (SWD) visit Pom Pom!

By |November 9th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |

On 1st November, WWF-Malaysia, WWF-Indonesia & Sabah Wildlife Department visited Pom Pom Island resort for the Advisory and Monitoring Programme of Turtle Conservation in Pom Pom Island. This Turtle Advisory Group and Monitoring Programme visit is one of the strategies identified for turtle conservation in the northeast islands including Pom Pom Island. This field visit [...]