Legendary Oceanographer Dr. Sylvia Earle & Mr. Leatherback Visit Historic St. George's Caye!
July 6, 2013 was a special day at St. George's Caye where oceanographer, aquanaut and ambassador for the sea, Dr. Sylvia Earle, made an appearance at Historic St. George's Caye with Mr. Leatherback!
Enroute to the Oceanic Society Field Station at Blackbird Caye, Sylvia Earle and Rod Mast, new President at Oceanic Society, dove first on the Belize Barrier Reef with Sea Sports and John and Linda Searle, where they dove at South Gallow's and saw a gigantic stingray and free swimming moray eel! Between dives they visited Historic St. George’s Caye where Chairman Searle introduced Mr. Leatherback to some children on the island.
Chairman Searle gave a brief presentation on the importance of Historic St. George's Caye in the early settlement of Belize by using his favorite prop, the Beli
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