The lives of turtles and people have been intimately intertwined in the North Caribbean coast of Costa Rica, Tortuguero.

Since the arrival of the first indigenous tribal group, relatives of the Mayans, several hundred years ago followed by other indigenous groups such as the Zambo-Misquito who arrived later on the scene, turtles were utilized in a sustainable manner and all was in balance until the first settlement of Europeans in the region. Read More on DCR – <a href=”http://www.dcrnewsblog.com/?p=693″>Destination Costa Rica </a>

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