Today, we had the honor of welcoming musician Jack Johnson, his wife Kim and his band as well as Hawaiian musician Paula Fuga. A unique opportunity to present the actions of the association and of the 15 years of the Sea turtle care center. Jack and Kim, both very involved in environmental protection, were particularly […]
On Saturday April 21st, we welcomed at the Care center a green sea turtle of about two years old, found dying in the lagoon of Moorea with a spear arrow that pierced her head. It was brought to Te mana o te moana by a resident of Tahiti who found the turtle floating and without […]
Himene Aito Iti is a baby green sea turtle extracted from the nest in Tetiaroa by our teams, who arrived at the Care center on 04 April 2019. It had a deep wound on the left fin and several other superficial wounds. Up to now, Himene has partially regained the use of her left fin […]
Sometimes, our teams in Tetiaroa must intervene on the nests to extract the hatchlings stuck by corals, rocks, roots and others. With delicacy, our biologists and volunteers release the baby turtles one by one. * Authorized by the Direction of the Environment of French Polynesia.
Partners: Direction of the Environment of French Polynesia, Pacific Beachcomber, InterContinental Moorea Resort & Spa, Vilebrequin, Air Tahiti Nui, Fondation Prince Albert II de Monaco, IFBD and Aero-Design