32.7398, -16.6943

35 Logged Dives

Baixa do Lobo

Located just a few minutes Quinta do Lorde Marina you will find this seamount not far from shore. This is a boat dive only.

This location is known for the frequent presence of the rarest seal in the world, the Monk Seal (in Portuguese Lobo Marinho).


TEMPERATURE & VISIBILITY*

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

DIVE TYPES

  • Wall/Drop Off
  • Pinnacle, Needle, Seamount

Level

  • Advanced

Programs

  • Scuba

Entry

  • Shore/Beach
  • Boat

Body of Water

  • Salt Water

currents

  • no
  • moderate
  • medium

Maximum Depth

  • 30m

Visibility

  • 19m
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
Rays
Eagle Ray
Stingrays
Fishes
Moray Eel
Barracuda
Wrasse
Puffer Fish
Sand Eel
Conger eel
Jackfishes
Scorpionfishes
Sweetlips and Grunts
Parrotfish
Damselfish
Goatfish
Trumpetfish
Flounder
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Rays
Eagle Ray
Stingrays
Fishes
Moray Eel
Barracuda
Wrasse
Puffer Fish
Sand Eel
Conger eel
Jackfishes
Scorpionfishes
Sweetlips and Grunts
Parrotfish
Damselfish
Goatfish
Trumpetfish
Flounder

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