Seaturtle Conservation and Environmental Education

by Corcovado Foundation

Project Video

Seaturtle Conservation and Environmental Education

Seaturtle Conservation and Environmental Education
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Environmental Education in local schools

Environmental Education in local schools
As part of our project: biologists and volunteers visit the local schools explaining the importance of the sea turtle and their life cycle (view small | med | large | orig)

Turtle Nursery

Turtle Nursery
This nursery can hold up to 100 nests. This nursery is watched over 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, until the last nest is released. (view small | med | large | orig)

Hatchlings being released

Hatchlings being released
Hatchlings are released inmediately upon birth. (view small | med | large | orig)

A volunteer absorbing the nature of Rio Oro

A volunteer absorbing the nature of Rio Oro
Photo from Progress Report '2015 - a season exceeding all expectations!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Volunteers at the turtle camp in Drake Bay

Volunteers at the turtle camp in Drake Bay
Photo from Progress Report '2015 - a season exceeding all expectations!' (view small | med | large | orig)

A baby Olive Ridley turtle on Rio Oro beach

A baby Olive Ridley turtle on Rio Oro beach
Photo from Progress Report '2015 - a season exceeding all expectations!' (view small | med | large | orig)

A volunteer with an Olive Ridley turtle at sunrise

A volunteer with an Olive Ridley turtle at sunrise
Photo from Progress Report '2015 - a season exceeding all expectations!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Volunteers working with an Olive Ridley sea turtle

Volunteers working with an Olive Ridley sea turtle
Photo from Progress Report 'Building a lasting legacy for turtle protection' (view small | med | large | orig)

Volunteers leaving after a week at Rio Oro

Volunteers leaving after a week at Rio Oro
Photo from Progress Report 'Building a lasting legacy for turtle protection' (view small | med | large | orig)

Organization Information

Corcovado Foundation

Location: Moravia,, San Jose - Costa Rica
Website: http:/​/​www.corcovadofoundation.org
Project Leader:
Alejandra Monge
Moravia,, San Jose Costa Rica