Iguana Station Visit! By Joe Painter

Posted Friday July 18, 2014 by lucie

This week WSORC volunteer Joe and our two new interns Chris &...

This week WSORC volunteer Joe and our two new interns Chris & Hannah took a trip up to the Iguana Research & Breeding Station, a fellow local conservation organisation in...

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Iguana Station Visit! By Joe Painter

Touch Down in Utila! By Volunteer Johann Cow

Posted Thursday June 12, 2014 by lucie

Touch Down Utila, Sea Shepherd Presentation, First Whale Shark Encounter & Positive...

Touch Down Utila, Sea Shepherd Presentation, First Whale Shark Encounter & Positive Outlook for month ahead!   My long journey to Utila began in a rainy, dreiche Edinburgh and took...

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Touch Down in Utila! By Volunteer Johann Cow

5th June 2014 World Environment Day Utila Style! By Volunteer Zoe Mayo

Posted Sunday June 08, 2014 by lucie

Celebrating World Environment Day 2014! With a total of 28 hours travel...

Celebrating World Environment Day 2014! With a total of 28 hours travel time, travelling from London Heathrow to Houston, Texas, San Pedro Sula, and La Ceiba, I finally reached my...

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5th June 2014 World Environment Day Utila Style! By Volunteer Zoe Mayo

Photo ID software helps unveil whale shark movements

Posted Saturday May 03, 2014 by Rory Sedgwick

April turned out to be a bumper month for whale shark sightings...

April turned out to be a bumper month for whale shark sightings this year, with sightings almost every day, and we were lucky enough to collect a fantastic amount of...

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Photo ID software helps unveil whale shark movements

WSORC Snorkel Clean-up 27th March 2014

Posted Friday April 04, 2014 by Rory Sedgwick

Buoyed by the success of our initial WSORC snorkel against debris, a...

Buoyed by the success of our initial WSORC snorkel against debris, a new project we are working on through Project Aware’s Dive Against Debris campaign, on the 27th of March...

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WSORC Snorkel Clean-up 27th March 2014

Cleaning up Utila Harbor!

Posted Thursday March 13, 2014 by lucie

The WSORC team embarked upon their first Dive Against Debris in a...

The WSORC team embarked upon their first Dive Against Debris in a dedicated bid to cleanup Utila’s harbor.  Dive Against Debris is a Project Aware initiative created in response to the...

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Cleaning up Utila Harbor!

Many hands make light work…

Posted Wednesday March 05, 2014 by lucie

On Wednesday the 5th of March WSORC volunteers lent a helping hand...

On Wednesday the 5th of March WSORC volunteers lent a helping hand to students visiting from Mount Royal University, Canada, during a beach clean up on one of Utila’s beaches....

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Many hands make light work…

Rotary Club International Volunteers Visit Utila

Posted Saturday September 14, 2013 by WSORC

The International Rotary Club San Miguel from Tegucigalpa arrived in Utila for...

The International Rotary Club San Miguel from Tegucigalpa arrived in Utila for their annual beach clean and tour of the local conservation organisations.  During their visit, the Rotary club took...

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Rotary Club International Volunteers Visit Utila

International Whale Shark Day Celebrations

Posted Friday August 30, 2013 by WSORC

On August 30th as a celebration of International Whale Shark Day, the...

On August 30th as a celebration of International Whale Shark Day, the Whale Shark and Oceanic Research Center (WSORC) played host to a lively afternoon dock party at the Utila...

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International Whale Shark Day Celebrations

BICAJAM – BICA is back in action!

Posted Saturday August 24, 2013 by WSORC

On 24th August the Bay Islands Conservation Association (BICA) welcomed through its...

On 24th August the Bay Islands Conservation Association (BICA) welcomed through its doors the island of Utila in celebration of the grand re-opening of its brand new visitor center, and...

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