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June 16, 2019

turtle nests

430 baby turtles released in Puerto Peñasco in 2018

By José Antonio Pérez – Photos: Tony Ballesteros This year, Puerto Peñasco had reports of nearly 700 sea turtle eggs collected from nests along area beaches, resulting in the release of 430 baby sea turtles for the season. Luis César García González, Coordinator of the Federal Maritime Land Zone (ZOFEMAT) detailed a 61% success rate […]