Website for marine vertebrate dive records


Did you know the Leatherback Turtle is the deepest diving turtle and can dive down to 1300 metres?  Whereas the Sperm Whale goes down to an incredible 2000+ metres.

An amazing new resource is now available on the web.  It’s a site for marine vertebrate dive records.  This database compiles the diving performances of all air-breathing animals (reptiles, aquatic birds…) using published results from the scientific literature, ensuring that these data are the most reliable on the Net.  Take a look, it’s interesting stuff…. Click HERE to go to the site

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