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Great story of one of our volunteers :)

October 20, 2016 , , ,

I volunteered at La Tortuga Feliz in May/June this year and I have taken a while to get onto this. I had an amazing time…

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More then 100 leatherback turtle nests have been saved!

July 13, 2016 , , ,

Together with many volunteers from all over the world, La Tortuga Feliz saved in the year 2016 already more then 100 leatherback turtle nests! We…

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Hatchery shift

June 15, 2016 , , , ,

As volunteer at La Tortuga Feliz there are two shifts available, the first is walking on the beach with a local guide searching for seaturtles…

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Happy turtles!

The first month of turtle season 2016 went really fast. Many volunteers from all over the world have helped us with preparing the hatchery and…

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Volunteer with sea turtles in Costa Rica

February 3, 2016 , ,

One month left and the new sea turtle season 2016 starts on the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica. Last year together with the volunteers we…

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Beautiful message from beautiful people

November 19, 2015 , , ,

Last week we received this email from former volunteers: “Madison now age 13 loved her experience. A beautiful way to teach her about her future…

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Taking a well earned break after releasing turtle hatchlings!

Many leatherback and green turtle hatchlings came out last month. We have been really busy with releasing them. A satisfying job with great results! Soon…

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We have babies!

The first leatherback baby turtles came out yesterday!

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First turtle of 2015 layed her eggs by the lagoon!

March 4, 2015 , , , ,

The leatherback turtle season started this month and the first turtle already layed her eggs by the first lagoon last night! Everybody is excited and…

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Results last year and preparing coming turtle season!

February 22, 2015 , , , ,

Our most recent turtle season saw dedicated volunteers release just over 6000 flapping hatchlings. 1840 were Leatherbacks, 2892 Green turtles and a higher than usual…

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