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157 Logged Dives

Maafushi Lagoon

This is a shore dive, 2 to 3m deep, approximately 200m in length, has a sandy bottom with patches of seaweed, coral blocks, and is part of the Maldives Passions Coral Growing Farm Project.

Many types of juvenile reef fish, some crustaceans & shells, juvenile blacktip sharks, juvenile stingray, adult eagle rays, and occasional hawksbill turtles.


TEMPERATURE & VISIBILITY*

This data is provided from the logbook information in the MySSI app

DIVE TYPES

  • Macro Spot
  • Artificial Reef
  • Snorkeling

Level

  • Beginner

Programs

  • Freediving
  • Scuba

Entry

  • Shore/Beach
  • Boat

Body of Water

  • Salt Water

currents

  • no
  • moderate
  • medium

Maximum Depth

  • 15m

Visibility

  • 16m
This data is provided by divers logging their dives in the mySSI App
Wildlife Diversity
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sharks
Lemon Shark
Blacktip Reef Shark
Rays
Eagle Ray
Stingrays
Fishes
Moray Eel
Butterfly Fish
Lionfish
Puffer Fish
Surgeonfish
Parrotfish
Triggerfish
Damselfish
Goatfish
Bannerfish
Flounder
Molluscs
Squid
Crustaceans
Shrimps
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Sharks
Lemon Shark
Blacktip Reef Shark
Rays
Eagle Ray
Stingrays
Fishes
Moray Eel
Butterfly Fish
Lionfish
Puffer Fish
Surgeonfish
Parrotfish
Triggerfish
Damselfish
Goatfish
Bannerfish
Flounder
Molluscs
Squid
Crustaceans
Shrimps

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