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Hoodwinked by a Mola tecta

Hoodwinked by a Mola tecta

Hoodwinked by a Mola tecta Hoodwinker sunfish were only recently discovered in 2017, after hiding in plain sight amongst the more commonly known 𝘔𝘰𝘭𝘢 𝘮𝘰𝘭𝘢. So, when one of these rare animals was found washed up near Gansbaai, scientists from Dyer Island Conservation...
Turtle Program 2021- A Year in Review

Turtle Program 2021- A Year in Review

Turtle Program 2021- A Year in Review By: Talitha Noble Talitha is our Conservation Coordinator. She manages our turtle rescue, rehabilitation and release programme. Because of Talitha and her team, all of our turtle patients are well looked after and have a second...
Learn to live smarter with Anzio Abels

Learn to live smarter with Anzio Abels

Learn to live smarter with Anzio Abels By: Martine Viljoen Martine is one of the Head Turtlelologists at the Aquarium Foundation, forming part of the all-female sea turtle rescue, rehabilitation and release team. She is also our social media coordinator, telling...
Training Bob to be release-ready

Training Bob to be release-ready

Training Bob to be release-ready By: Alex Alexandra Panagiotou is one of our valued members of the turtle rehabilitation team. Originally from Athens, Greece, she now lives in Cape Town and has worked with us since 2020. She has a BSc in Natural Resource Conservation,...