As the ministry of 'tourism and fishery' opens its official 'SHARK WATCH' program,
Dive Ocean Bodu Hithi has already enroll into it and ready to kick off.
The program consist of 2 phases, during the 1st one, all participating diving centers will collect
data on sharks observed during a number of different dives in different sites with
different conditions, by diving personnel.
During phase 2, a team of marine biologists
will start a more in-depth scientific investigation with the purpose to have a more
precise view of which species are to be found, where and how frequently.
the first program of its kind in the Maldives and we are pleased to see the country
so environmentally proactive and focused on the preservation of the species.