Life’s a Beach

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TORTUGuiones and BarriGuiones are busy, as always!

On May 2 TORTUGuiones published its Ostional National Wildlife Refuge brochure online as the beginning of an educational campaign. The goal of the campaign is to educate the general public on sea turtle conservation, the Ostional National Wildlife Refuge, and other issues relevant to conservation in the area. This will [...]

May 6, 2016|Life’s a Beach|

Turtles and trees could use our help!

Read on to see what you can do right now. The turtles like our beach! In the month of January alone, TORTUGuiones volunteers logged 9 reported sightings of hatchlings, 2 sightings of nesting females at Guiones central, and sightings of 5 other nests between Pelada and Guiones. This is likely [...]

February 5, 2016|Life’s a Beach|

A New Generation of Beach Protection

NCA would like to introduce you to two of our partner organizations: BarriGuiones and TORTUGuiones.The beach is becoming greener: notice the saplings planted all along the dunes. These plantings are the work of BarriGuiones, a community reforesting project begun in May 2011, The project is an offshoot of Costas Verdes [...]

January 8, 2016|Life’s a Beach|