Monthly Archives: June 2011

//June

The first turtle arrived!!!!

Its with excitement that we announce that the first turtles have started to arrive in both Boavista and Sal, according to our colleagues of Natura 2000 and SOS Tartarugas! The first nest was recorded in Ervatão beach (Boavista) on the 25th of May, while the first track was recorded on the 4th of June. These [...]

By | June 7th, 2011|Cape Verde, General|

TAOLA – The Cape Verdean Sea Turtle Network meets in Praia

The Cape Verdean Sea Turtle Conservation Network, "Taola", met last week in Praia, Santiago, in a 3 day event that started on May the 30th. Organized for the third year on the row, representatives of all the sea turtle initiatives in the country, gathered to present their project results and plans for 2011, and to [...]

By | June 7th, 2011|Cape Verde, General|

Perda de habitat é o maior constrangimento na preservação de tartarugas, defende organização

Original Article Cidade da Praia, 31 mai (Lusa) - A perda de habitat, nomeadamente de praias para nidificação, é um dos constrangimentos identificados, sobretudo na ilha da Boavista, para as tartarugas marinhas que, em Cabo Verde, têm um dos principais pontos de desova. A conclusão é da Taola, a Rede Nacional de Protecção das Tartarugas [...]

By | June 7th, 2011|General, Cape Verde, General|