Category Archives: Saba Bank NP Flagship Species

Tracking one of Saba’s rarest birds

Tracking one of Saba's rarest birds: wedrego

Tiger Shark

The Tiger Shark (Galeocerdo cuvier)is known as the “wastebasket of the sea”. They are known as scavengers that will eat just about anything.

Red Hind

The Red Hind (Epinephelus guttatus) is a common grouper in the reefs of all six Dutch Caribbean islands. It tends to prefer. It spends all day

Nassau Grouper

The Nassau Grouper (Epinephelus striatus) is a large fish that inhabits our reefs and is especially common in the waters of Saba.

Humpback Whale

Our species of the week is the majestic Humpback Whale (Megaptera novaeangliae), which migrates through the waters of the Dutch Caribbean Islands during the winter months.