Category: Sea Turtles

Recovery of a sea turtle

Last Sunday several fishermen found, roughly a mile off Torre del Greco, a Caretta caretta turtle having problems and not being able to get underwater. They called the marine park of Punta Campanella and Mimi went to pick …

Monitoring a nest of sea turtles

Last week in beautiful beach of Caprioli in Cilento workers and volunteers of “Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn Napoli” cooperating with volunteers of “Mare Project” were taking care day and night of a turtle nest of Caretta caretta.In 5th …

Turtles release!!!

And finally the happiest moment from marine turtle recovery process arrives! We have been lucky enough to be present in the release of 8 turtles in two days. A lot of people wanted to share this moment and …

Marine turtles laboratory!!

Marine turtles are endangered animals with really interesting and complicated lives. To better know their activities, movements and threats is our best tool to protect them and to try to improve their critical situation. Human action has destroyed …