MPV Fish Eagle as a new artificial reef in the Mombasa Marine Park

The MPV Fish Eagle is a 53m multi purpose vessel that has been working the East Africa Coastline since 1967. She has now reached the end of her life and rather than being decommssioned and sold for scrap metal, she will be sunk in the Mombasa Marine Park to act as an artificial reef.

MPV Fish Eagle as a new artificial reef in the Mombasa Marine Park
Mombasa Marine Park and Reserve
Kenya
3° 59' 31.5564" S, 39° 45' 39.5316" E
Saturday, October 26, 2013 - 22:11 - Sunday, October 27, 2013 - 01:11

 

Currently the wreck is undergoing cleaning and preparation for sinking. The exact location where she will rest on the bottom is also being assessed.

 

Stay tuned for more exciting updates!!!

Comments

Great stuff. MPV Fish Eagle... great name, we like it. Looking forward to take our diving clients to another great wreck dive.
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51 weeks ago

This as great news. The other artificial reef, MV Dania, is absolutely covered in wildlife and is an amazing dive. This will just add to the dive options in Mombasa Marine Park among the world class diving already on offer!

1 year ago