Monthly Archives: July 2015

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The Turtle Times: July 2015 newsletter from the Turtle Foundation Team on Boavista, Cape Verde

Here you can view and download the July issue of The Turtle Times, the newsletter of our Team on Boaista, as PDF in English and Purtugese language. Happy reading! View/download The Turtle Times (English, PDF, 1.8 MB) View/download O Jornal das Tartarugas (Portugese, PDF, 1.8 MB)  

By | July 29th, 2015|General|

News (and more photos) from the field

Our Facebook page has lots of new pictures from the latest events in Boavista. We had a very nice mid-season celebration on September 2nd at Cabral beach. Finally the teams from all the camps got together for a Barbecue and a football competition. Click here for photos "Turtle Foundation Mid-Season BBQ 2012" School in Nature [...]

By | July 29th, 2015|Cape Verde, General|

The release of Luisa the Loggerhead

Last week we released 'Luisa', an injured loggerhead who had been brought in the week before by a local fisherman, Zé Luís. She had been caught in a discarded fishing net out at sea and presumably brought to Boa Vista in the current. With the help of Maria from Natura 2000, her wounds were cleaned [...]

By | July 8th, 2015|General|