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Alarm bells ring as turtle growth rates decline

An unprecedented regional study of turtle growth rates by Bjorndal et al, compiled scientific data on hawksbill turtle growth rates collected over a 33 year period

Tracking turtles on Curaçao

Tracking endangered sea turtles on Curaçao

Lesser Antillean Iguana

The Lesser Antillean Iguana (Iguana delicatissima) was once found throughout the Lesser Antilles, but nowadays only occurs on just a few islands.

Hawksbill Turtle

The Hawksbill Turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) is one of the four species of sea turtles confirmed in our Dutch Caribbean waters and beaches.

Bush and Tree Anoles

St. Maarten is home to two species of tree lizard, the Anguilla Bank Bush Anole (Anolis pogus) and the Anguilla Bank Tree Lizard (Anolis gingivinus).

Saban Anole

Saba is home to a very special species of lizard, the Saban Anole (Anolis sabanus). This very small anole is the island’s only true endemic species.
Photo credit- Hans Leijnse: SHAPE/DCNA

Green Turtle

The Green Turtle (Chelonia mydas) is one of our islands’ four relatively common species of sea turtles.
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