Helping the Olive Ridley Turtles, Costa Rica

 
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Helping the Olive Ridley Turtles, Costa Rica

Helping the Olive Ridley Turtles, Costa Rica
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Baby w/baby turtle

Baby w/baby turtle
Wendy's daughter holding a recently hatched Olive Sea Turtle (view small | med | large | orig)

The forest and the sea

The forest and the sea
A view across the forest reaching to the sea. This is a moist, tropical forest habitat, including primary and secondary forest (view small | med | large | orig)

Surveying and paperwork

Surveying and paperwork
Roberta and the administrator of the property going over the type of forest, drawing a map, etc. amidst the beauty of this setting (view small | med | large | orig)

Wendy

Wendy
Wendy Cruz and her baby at the waters edge on Playa Ostional, the Olive Ridley Sea Turtle Refuge. (view small | med | large | orig)

Heading Home

Heading Home
A female turtle returning to the sea after laying her eggs on the beach of Ostional (view small | med | large | orig)

Olive Ridley Sea Turtle

Olive Ridley Sea Turtle
Close up of a female turtle returning to the sea (view small | med | large | orig)

So long from the group at Ostional Beach

So long from the group at Ostional Beach
Photo from Progress Report 'A Bittersweet Ending' (view small | med | large | orig)

Members of the Ostional community

Members of the Ostional community
Photo from Progress Report 'The Olive Ridley Sea Turtles And Their Caretakers' (view small | med | large | orig)

A hen laying her eggs

A hen laying her eggs
Photo from Progress Report 'The Olive Ridley Sea Turtles And Their Caretakers' (view small | med | large | orig)

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Organization

La Reserva Forest Foundation

Tilaran, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
http://www.lrff.org

Project Leader

Roberta Ward Smiley

Project Leader
Tilaran, Guanacaste Costa Rica

Where is this project located?

Map of Helping the Olive Ridley Turtles, Costa Rica