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Sea Turtle Biology

INTRODUCTION TO TURTLES Sea turtles are reptiles and come under the group of Chelonians, this also includes land tortoises and fresh water terrapins. Currently there are approximately 12 families, 90 genera and 250 species in the Chelonians group Sea Turtle Biology They are Marine Reptiles - their body temperature is determined by their environment [...]

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TURTLE MONITORING PROJECT

We are very excited to announce our new project run by our resident Marine Biologist in the monitoring and recording of Sea Turtles in the area. Sea Turtles can be considered the ambassadors of the seas – They are one of very few species that cross the land/marine divide and have been on this earth [...]

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RAJA AMPAT BIODIVERSITY ECO RESORT – SEA TURTLE BLOG Part 1

We are very excited to announce our new project run by our resident Marine Biologist Mem in the monitoring and recording of Sea Turtles in the Raja Ampat marine park.  As a Sea Turtle specialist with work and research in the field in the Aegean, Mediterranean and Caribbean she has a wealth of knowledge about [...]

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Taking ‘Eco’ one step further

As an Eco resort we are passionate about the environment, minimizing our impact and developing a sustainable future.  We are forever striving to attain new levels in these areas around the resort, and with our diving practices and the briefs we give to our visiting divers and guests.  Well we can now take that further [...]

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