SEA TURTLE CONSERVATION
Since 1998 we have started with our collaboration with the “Riviera Maya Tulum Sea Turtle Conservation Program”, which has been in existence for more than 30 years in the conservation of endangered and nesting sea turtles in the area by Flora, Fauna and Culture of Mexico AC.
On the beach called Kanzul, which is located within the hotel zone of Tulum, this study site has approximately 5 kilometers of coastline from the Maya Tulum Hotel to the Arco Maya where the Biosphere Reserve of Siana Ka An. In which are mainly protected the loggerhead turtle Caretta caretta, white Chelonia mydas and sporadically Eretmochelys imbricata and laud Dermochelys coreacea During these years 4368 clutches of loggerhead turtles have been protected 333, 160 hatchlings, 14, 661 white clams and 1, 097,636 hatchlings, 7 hawksbill clutches, 734 hatchlings; And 3 nests of lute and 125 offspring.
For six months from May 1 to October 30 of each year we support volunteer turtles that bring Flora and Fauna, we provide accommodation, three meals, communication radios, a quad, and all the expenses that this implies, such as gasoline, maintenance , Repairs etc …. this is basic and additionally relies on the needs that could arise in the program in general.