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Turtle SOS, Ilha do Sal

#16 of 28 in Wildlife in Ilha do Sal
Nature / Wildlife Tour · Wildlife Area
Get an intimate view of sea turtles with Turtle SOS. Join rangers as they collect data and tag the animals, or help relocate a nest to the hatchery. As loggerhead turtles are now the only species nesting in Sal, this group of volunteers also organizes beach cleaning activities to ensure their survival here. You can adopt a turtle and, of course, make a donation. To visit Turtle SOS on your trip to Ilha do Sal, use our Ilha do Sal driving holiday planning site.
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  • We visited in November which was the perfect time to see the Hatchlings. As there is not much information on the internet we booked a trip with one of the tour guides from the beach which was a big.....  more »
  • We walked there from our hotel in Santa Maria - about 30 mins walk. Wasn't quite what we expected but glad we went, it was worth it to learn about and see the turtles, we saw one of the last batches....  more »

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