In the middle of the Mediterranean Sea, you will find a perfect archipelago for lovers of diving. Of course, we are talking about the Balearic Islands. And, thanks to the unique ecosystem of its seabed, it is an excellent choice to discover incomparable fauna and flora . So, don’t hesitate to rent a boat with Galatzó and get ready to live an unrepeatable experience.
Visit to the marine fauna of the Balearic archipelago
When we say that the seabed of the islands is incomparable, we are not exaggerating. There are more than four hundred species of fish in their waters ! And this, without counting the invertebrates and crustaceans. So prepare your diving equipment and discover them all. To begin with, one of the most striking species in the area is the Stupid turtle . Its heart-shaped shell with reddish colors makes it unique, and therefore it is in danger of extinction.
However, if there is something you will see for sure, it is fish! For example, him needle fish and its peculiar shape. You can find it near the coasts in small banks. On the other hand, if you are looking for a more colorful species, you may see the old parrot fish . Their colors, similar to those of parrots, are very striking, especially in females. Also, the wren and the fadri they also stand out for their colors. In fact, both are of tropical origin, so they easily stand out for their beauty among other native species.
Discover oceanic Posidonia when renting a boat in the Balearic Islands
Finally, although it is not part of the fauna, we have to talk about the great protagonist of the Balearic Sea: the Oceanic posidonia . And it is because of her that the water quality of the islands is so good. Therefore, the posidonia meadows are UNESCO World Heritage and they are protected. This living organism with more than one hundred thousand years old is in charge of purifying the water. Thanks to this work, the waters of the Balearic Islands are that clear. In addition, its meadows are the ideal habitat for the marine fauna of the area.
Do you want to know all the species? Well, don’t think about it anymore and choose rent a boat with skipper with Galatzó . Contact us to program your route and enjoy a dream trip.