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Maintain the Junquillal beaches in adequate conditions for nesting and hatching of the Leatherback, Green and Olive Ridley marine turtles, organized by the local community.
Protect marine turtles against poaching and illegal egg collection, as well as monitoring the nesting activities of the females through night patrols at the beaches.
Improve the conservation efforts, increasing environmental awareness on the urgency to protect these species. The implementation of a Community Livelihood Improvement Program (CLIP) to connect the conservation of marine turtles and the community wellbeing, will improve the conservation efforts towards marine turtles.
Promote the development of productive activities related turtles as an alternative income for the local community.
Design and implement adaptation measures towards different climate change scenarios that may benefit marine turtles and local communities.
Marine turtles hatchery in Junquillal, Costa Rica.