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Mexico – Akumal Marine Protected Area Conservation Mexico Opwall News Project Sites 

Mexico – Akumal Marine Protected Area

Written by Dr Kathy Slater Photos courtesy of Akumal Dive Centre For the last 5 years Operation Wallacea has been operating in a small coastal town called Akumal that consists of extensive reefs, mangroves, lagoons, beaches with a high density of nesting sea turtles, and in one particular bay; abundant seagrasses and a large (60+) resident population of immature green... Read More
Mexico – Can you Sea Turtles? Mexico Project Sites 

Mexico – Can you Sea Turtles?

Written By Thien-Kym Nguyen-Phuoc Photos courtesy of Laura Mack & Kathy Slater There are seven extant species of sea turtle in the world. The seven species are divided into two families. The leatherback sea turtle is the only species alive that is in the Dermochelyidae family and the other six species: hawksbill sea turtle, loggerhead sea turtle, green sea turtle, Olive... Read More