The Time Flame Scallops Almost Got Extinguished

The red colored, attractively flashing Flame Scallops are since years a lovely addition to the marine aquarium, hence MF had it on their list for sale. Our clients wondered, why suddenly, despite increasing orders, the supply of the much wanted animals stopped out of the blue. Well, all started with a devastating Earthquake in October …

MarineFauna: A Turtle Haven

Since 15 years the staff of MarineFauna (MF) is monitoring the reef in front of the facility. What we have noticed over the past years is the increase of both turtle species and individuals. More than 20┬ámarine turtles about 4 species (namely green sea turtle, hawksbill, leatherback and olive ridley) are inhabiting the waters just …

Eight blacktip sharks released in Cabilao Island, Bohol, Philippines

On May 1 2005, eight blacktip sharks were released to the fish sanctuary Pantudlan on Cabilao Island, Bohol, Philippines. MarineFauna and POLARIS beach and dive Resort shared the costs for the purchase and transport of the sharks. “The sharks have best chances to find a new home in Cabilao. All they need such as hunting …