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 [...]

23 05, 2011

Birthdays and Turtles

By |May 23rd, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

The second nest of the year has hatched with many guests able to enjoy the view this time as the babies kindly decided to arrive at 7.30pm rather than 2.30am in the morning. The turtles had timed their arrival well as it was the birthday of Michael from Germany and also Adam from England who [...]

21 05, 2011

More Turtle eggs

By |May 21st, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Yesterday evening, the turtle patrol came across another turtle laying eggs, this time a green turtle who laid 85 eggs.  Our guests were lucky and were able to see the mother turtle return to the sea after laying her eggs.  We look some measurements as we keep records for WWF and Sabah Wildlife Department.  The [...]

16 05, 2011

First Baby Turtles born for 2011 at Pom Pom

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

Last night after a very heavy rainfall at 2am, Rayner checked on our turtle nests and found our first turtle nest for this season had hatched.  We had seen the sand drop the day before, so we all had been monitoring the nest, waiting for signs of  life.   At 2.30am the babies were digging their [...]

26 03, 2011

Turtle nest sponsors

By |March 26th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |

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|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

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!

6 03, 2011

Turtle T-shirts

By |March 6th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Our turtle patrol looked very smart tonight when they modelled our latest turtle patrol tee shirts.  We have had them made specially, and they are for sale in our souvenir shop, with all profits from the sales going back into our Conservation Fund.    The boys made the patrol last night with our lovely [...]

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