- May 19, 2014 - MIAMI --
Join us in Isla Mujeres to dive with Whale Sharks and Manta Rays that make their way there every summer.
Just off the coast of Cancun; offers some of the most amazing diving and marine life interactions we've encountered in all of the World.
Experience the Whale Shark Festival and tour Isla Mujeres July 24-28th. 2014
Eco Tourism engages visitors in the effort to preserve the culture of Isla Mujeres and the education of the Marine Environment.
The whale shark
) is a slow-moving filter feeding (http://en.wikipedia.org/
feeder) shark (http://en.wikipedia.org/
wiki/Shark) and the largest known extant (http://en.wikipedia.org/
taxon) fish species (http://en.wikipedia.org/
. The largest confirmed individual had a length of 12.65 m (41.50 ft) and a weight of more than 21.5 metric tons (47,000 lb), and unconfirmed reports of considerably larger whale sharks exist. Claims of individuals over 14 m (46 ft) long and weighing at least 30 mt (66,000 lb) are not uncommon. The whale shark holds many records for sheer size in the animal kingdom, most notably being by far the largest living nonmammalian vertebrate, rivalling many of the largest dinosaurs (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dinosaur
) in weight. It is the sole member of the genus Rhincodon
and the family,
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