BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS: His Royal Highness Prince Philip visited the BVI in 1966, 1977 and 1993. During his first visit His Royal Highness Prince Philip who accompanied his wife, HRH Queen Elizabeth II opened the Sir Francis Drake Highway and the Queen Elizabeth II Bridge. The Royals later toured Peebles Hospital, Government House, the Territory’s secondary school, […] Read more...
St Helena Green Turtles attempt nesting on Rupert’s Beach
On the evening of Sunday, 5 April 2020, the Saint Helena National Trust’s Marine Team responded to a call regarding a green turtle attempting to nest on Rupert’s Beach. It has been a few years since the last nesting attempt of the green turtle, which happened at Sandy Bay Beach in March 2015. It was also noticed by the Marine Team, that during this year’s Whale Shark monitoring season, there has been numerous sightings of mating ‘Greens’ around the Island. For full story https://www.sainthelena.gov.sh/2020/news/green-turtles-attempt-nesting-on-ruperts-beach/