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Local Ocean Conservation, Watamu

#11 of 37 in Parks in Coast Province
Nature / Park · Hidden Gem · Educational Site
Learn about the rehabilitation of turtles at Local Ocean Conservation, run by an experienced team of conservationists. Get up close to the endangered creatures and learn all about the efforts made here to provide them with a safe environment. Put Local Ocean Conservation and other Watamu attractions into our Watamu day trip tool, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • A beautiful experience which educates you on the importance of conservation. A must visit while in Watamu gives you the opportunity to learn more about conservation of turtles. Local Ocean...  more »
  • There was only one injured turtle when we visited which was a good thing since this means less injuries and that through their marvelous efforts with cooperation of the local community around the...  more »
  • Good experience for both adults and kids... learn a lots about sea turtles. Do not expect to see a turtle everytime you go there as it's mainly a hospital for turtles and protection of the eggs to be able to have a chance to go to maturity. They work hard to protect those animals and also educate people. Good job. 👍
  • It's so great that this place exists. Absolutely must see. Truly meaningful job.

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