Turtles under a sky with millions of stars. Ak!

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I was lucky to get invited to go with a group who registers turtles. Within half an hour, I witnessed 31 tortugittas’ first encounter with the world above the sand. I helped carry turtles from 6 different nests to the water – so they would not get stucked in sargasso or eaten by birds.
About 2 am we found a turtle mama who prepared her nest. She was not afraid at all.

They were respectively tortugas blancas and  Cagaumas

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Big Mama

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Nest with 94 tortugittas!

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If you are lucky enough to find these amazing creatures,
Never use flash!

And you need a special red lamp or moon shine – no white torch 🙂

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