Tag: sea turtle nesting

Posted on 7/8/2024

Guanacaste Turtle Nesting: Everything to Know about Species, Tours & Where to Go

Year after year, five species of sea turtles – olive ridleys, leatherbacks, loggerheads, hawksbills, and green sea turtles – come to shore in Csota Rica. These gentle sea giants, which are classified as vulnerable, endangered, and critically endangered species, lay hundreds of thousands of eggs on Costa Rican beaches. Watch it happen live on an Ostional turtle tour, Las Baulas leatherback tour & more!

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Posted on 9/14/2017

Turtle Watching 101: Costa Rica Turtle Nesting - Where to Go & When

[caption id="attachment_2207" align="aligncenter" width="640"] An endangered leatherback sea turtle crawls toward the sea at Playa Grande on the Northwest coast of Costa Rica. Leatherback hatchling survival is closely tied to temperatures within the nest and a new study indicates that rising average...

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