Playa Corozalito

Playa Corozalito

Nestled in on one of the numerous beaches along the expansive coastline, Playa Corozalito is one of many sea turtle conservation sites in Costa Rica. This site is important specifically for the Olive Ridley sea turtle, who nest on this beach during a synchronized event called the arribada, where hundreds of females come ashore in […]

Care for Hedland

Care for Hedland

In 2004, Care for Hedland began as a community-based turtle monitoring program to support the threatened flatback sea turtle that nests on the beaches of Port Hedland, Australia. This project is aimed to both raise awareness of the plight of the turtles as well as gain valuable knowledge about breeding patterns using non-invasive monitoring methods. […]

Corcovado Foundation

Corcovado Foundation

The Corcovado Foundation works in the Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica and aims to increase environmental education, sustainable tourism and preserve and protect the local environment. Their Turtle Conservation Program is involved in the protection of sea turtles that nest on the beaches in Drake Bay. Their community based conservation initiative helps support the local […]