Hol Chan Marine Reserve is pleased to announce the ongoing success of the 2023 sea turtle nesting season on the captivating shores of Ambergris Caye. As we delve further into the heart of this Nesting Season, Hol Chan is excited to divulge the latest advancements in its tireless endeavors towards turtle conservation. The dedicated team at Hol Chan Marine Reserve has been diligently committed to their mission and is elated to present the most recent data as of August 9, 2023:
Total Nests: 58
Nests Hatched: 30
Baby Turtle Count: 1121
Nest Success Highlight
“This week, we're thrilled to celebrate a major milestone in our conservation journey. A remarkable nest, located South of town by, Island Wonder, has achieved an incredible 92% hatching success rate,” commented Hol Chan Rangers. “It's a heartwarming sight to witness these tiny hatchlings making their way to the sea and embarking on their extraordinary journey. Your unwavering support has been instrumental in making these achievements possible. Together, we're creating a brighter future for these precious sea turtles."
Stay tuned for more updates as we continue to monitor and protect their nesting season.