ENGEL, Jim

USA (1960-2007)

Last updated: April 18, 2017 at 3:28 am

Owner of Utila Resort Lodge; built the Utila Chamber & Trauma Center to treat divers, including local lobster fishermen for little or no cost to the patients; conducted eye care clinics for the local population by inviting doctors from the USA to stay on Utila for free in exchange for their services; created the Bay Islands College of Diving; tagged whale sharks off Utila with the Shark Research Institute (SRI).

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Utila Lodge

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