Nature Foundation Announces the start of Sea Turtle Nesting Season. | SMN News

PHILIPSBURG:— The Nature Foundations would like to inform all stakeholders and beach users about the upcoming start of the 2019 sea turtle nesting season on St Maarten. These precious sea creatures come ashore during the nesting season which runs from April through November each year. The Nature Foundation actively manages and monitors the sea turtle nesting activities on St. Maarten since 1997, and also protects their habitat and nesting and foraging grounds in seagrass beds and on nesting beaches. Endangered Leatherbacks, Hawksbills, and Green Sea turtles come ashore during the nesting season, the Foundation conducts various monitor activities with

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