In order to observe wild sea turtles of Africa in their natural environment, there is probably no better place than Mayotte! Here you will often see the green sea turtle (100-250 kg.) encounter on extensive sea grass meadows in search of food and sometimes you can even watch the smaller and rare hawksbill turtle. Occasionally one meets in the clear water of the lagoon, representatives of three other species of: the Olive Ridley turtle, the loggerhead sea turtle and leatherback turtle.
With over 300 proverbial species, the corals contribute to the restructuring of the reefs in Mayotte....More