The Federal Prosecutor's Office for Environmental Protection (PROFEPA) relocated 390 Golfina sea turtle eggs found during patrol tours on four beaches in Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco.
In order to comply with the legal provisions, and considering the influx of tourism in the area, the eggs were relocated to avoid their predation, looting or flood. PROFEPA inspectors, in coordination with the Department of Ecology of the City of Puerto Vallarta, made tours of the beaches known as Camarones, Rosita, Olas Altas and Los Muertos, in order to monitor the spawning of sea turtles.
During the night tour, three sea turtles were . . .