The photo-identification of manta rays is going great thanks to all the photos we've received, we have about 210 mantas identified (and still counting) from Heron Island, Lady Elliot Island, Wolf...

Date Posted: Monday, 1 June 2009 - 9:00am

World renowned David Ireland, the 'Wildlife Man', will be staying on Lady Elliot Island for 12 days in June (9-21 June) to film his next documentary. While on the island, David will give film...

Date Posted: Wednesday, 27 May 2009 - 9:00am

The turtle season was truly a busy one this year, with in excess of 200 nests recorded on the shores of Lady Elliot Island! Lady Elliot this year had over two-hundred green sea turtle nests...

Date Posted: Friday, 1 May 2009 - 9:00am

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Turtle Profile:
Name: Sunny
Species: Loggerhead Turtle
Scientific Name: Caretta Caretta
ID: K22000

One particular turtle that stood...

Date Posted: Friday, 1 May 2009 - 9:00am

Project Manta is a research group headed by Dr Kathy Townsend, Dr Mike Bennett, Dr Scarla Weeks and Dr Anthony Richardson from The University of Queensland and PhD candidates Fabrice Jaine and...

Date Posted: Thursday, 23 April 2009 - 9:00am