on the shore of the Piti Bay is an Underwater Observatory
and Fish Eye Visitor Center located along the rustic cliff
line that skirts northern Piti village. Micronesia's first
and only underwater observatory is constructed to show
the world the island's beautiful undersea wonders. Nowadays
over 180,000 people visit Underwater Observatory every
Guam has one of the most diverse coral reef systems in
the world. Dating back 42 million years, Guam's reefs
harbor more fish than any other location in the United
States. There are 900 estimated species found in these
Especially in the area of Piti Bomb Holes which designated
as a marine preserve, the site of the Fish Eye Marine
Park and Underwater Observatory, attracts many of these
species to live and breed. Through the park facility,
it is hoped that world of Guam's great plethora of fish
and marine life will become known and appreciated by a
The park's staff is highly motivated to educate the youth
of Guam and all visitors about the world of the ocean
and about nature in general. The park hosts many programs
to schools and youth organizations to ensure that this
goal will become a reality. The Marine Park also has as
a goal the preservation of corals and the creation of
nurturing opportunities for the Guam coral community.
Much study and care was undertaken in building the observatory
on the coral reef of the Piti Bomb Holes.
It is also the goal of the Marine Park to contribute to
Guam's economy through the promotion of tourism facilities
and increased tourism. Guam is a world-class tourist destination.
The visitor industry is Guam' s number one product, creating
many jobs and supporting a number of civic and community
needs. Through reasonable prices and by providing quality
entertainment and education, the Fish Eye Marine Park
takes the forefront in aiding Guam's job market and economy.
To Show, Preserve, Educate and Promote is the Fish Eye
Marine Park's mission. As a leader in providing everyone
with the opportunity to enjoy and learn more about the
incredible world of the tropical coral reef, Fish Eye
continues to promote a harmonious existence between humans
and nature through education and appreciation. This foundation
will provide a better tomorrow for generations to come.