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Protection & Conservation, Caretta Caretta in Maio, Cape Verde

May 13, 2010

There are three main islands used by nesting turtles in Cape Verde: Boavista, Sal and Maio. These islands support a nesting population of loggerheads (Caretta caretta), thought to be the 3rd largest colony in the world. Maio is the least protected in terms of sea turtle conservation. Implementing a project here faces challenges such as […]

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