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Tutle Trax and CREMA, seeking Research Assistants, season 2020-2021

Tutle Trax and CREMA, seeking Research Assistants, season 2020-2021

Tutle Trax and CREMA, seeking Research Assistants, season 2020-2021 Check here relevant information to apply   Background Information The Rescue Center for Endangered Marine Species (CREMA) runs four sea turtle nesting beach conservation projects on the southern...

SHARK WATER EXTINCTION PREMIERE IN COSTA RICA

SHARK WATER EXTINCTION PREMIERE IN COSTA RICA

SHARK WATER EXTINCTION PREMIERE IN COSTA RICA All united to save sharks from extinction   The documentary SharkWater Extinction, from the late Canadian producer, biologist and filmmaker Rob Stewart, is coming this November 27, 6 p.m., at the Magaly Cinema....

September Arribada in Corozalito,

September Arribada in Corozalito,

SEPTEMBER ARRIBADA IN COROZALITO Turtles came mainly at night Corozalito just had its second arribada! An arribada is an event where hundreds or thousands of Olive Ridley sea turtles come to the beach to nest at the same time! We take advantage of this time to record...

ARRIBADA COROZALITO

ARRIBADA COROZALITO

ARRIBADA COROZALITO See you later! We had a great arribada! We want to thank the entire community for helping out during this amazing event. If you want to stay updated for when the next arribada happens make sure to give us aLike/share/follow! in our Facebook page...

ARRIBADA

ARRIBADA

ARRIBADA Corozalito has had its ARRIBADA. An Arribada is an event that happens almost every season, where hundreds or thousands of nesting females come to nest at the same time. This is a unique event that only happens with the Olive Ridley sea turtle. We are...

Interships and volunteering in Costa Rica

Interships and volunteering in Costa Rica

Interships and volunteering in Costa Rica Fascinated about sea turtles? Seeking to obtain field experience and help to conserve these amazing creatures? Turtle Trax has been listed as one of the Top Conservation Internships and Volunteer Opportunities by Conservation...

Bejuco Sea Turtle Nesting Season Started

Bejuco Sea Turtle Nesting Season Started

Bejuco Sea Turtle Nesting Season Started This past Monday CREMA’s Bejuco project started, and now all the 4 nesting projects (San Miguel, Costa de Oro, Bejuco  and Corozalito) are running. Yesterday all the team mobilized to Bejuco to help conditioning the hatchery,...

Volunteering plays an important role in marine conservation and community development

Volunteering plays an important role in marine conservation and community development

Over the last 16 years, volunteers have worked hard on our project beaches to protect thousands of sea turtle nests and release hundreds of thousands of hatchings into the Pacific Ocean. The funds received from volunteers are used to run our turtle projects, and help provide an income for local community members through opportunities such as guiding patrols and cooking meals.