Admiralty Bay, Bequia
Admiralty Bay from Mount Pleasant.
Main street, Bequia
Admiralty Bay from Fort Hamilton
Coconut groves in Spring Bay, Bequia
Spring Bay, Bequia
Fishing boats in Spring Bay
Fishing nets and boats ready for an outing in Spring Bay
Fishing setup in Spring Bay
The road to the Old Hegg Turtle Sanctuary, sitting amongst a coconut plantation.
The simple shelter of the Old Hegg Turtle Sanctuary.
The smaller pools for solitary turtles are "hospitals" to isolate the sick & injured.
Someone brought an injured green sea turtle that now lives with the smaller hawksbill turtles.
An injured green sea turtle living with smaller hawksbills, all under six inches in length.
Small hawksbill turtles, all about 4-5 inches in length.
Visitors observing larger hawksbill turtles in one of the pools.
A small hawksbill hatchling alone by itself near one of the pools.
Small hawksbill turtles, all around 4-5 inches in length. The smaller pools are to isolate the injured & sick.
A few dogs also hang around the turtle sanctuary.
"Brother" Orton King, founder of the sanctuary, explaining his mission to a visitor.
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