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Conch World (Part 2)

Some 80 onshore ponds, where aeration systems keep the water oxygenated, are the nursery home of ┬áthe baby conchs which are fed a special conch feed by some 20 staff at the farm. Conch World has 200 offshore pens which … Continue reading

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Conch World

Today we headed out to see the Conch Farm…….the only one of its kind in the world. I’d heard that they had suffered quite some damage from Hurricanes Hanna and Ike. I have been through the farm several times over … Continue reading

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Conch

The Queen conch live on sandy bottoms and feed on numerous species of algae and seagrasses. Did you know that Providenciales , the Turks and Caicos Islands has the only viable commercial conch farm in the world? The queen conch … Continue reading

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