Costa Rica Turtles - Seasons and Nesting Map

This map of Costa Rica shows the nesting regions for the main Costa Rica's sea turtles.

Map of Costa Rica Turtles - Seasons and Nesting Map, Costa Rica

Green Sea Turtle (Tortuga Verde)

Green Sea Turtle
Nesting Periods in:
Tortuguero  
Hatching: 45 to 60 days

Loggerhead Sea Turtle (Caguama)

Loggerhead Sea Turtle
Nesting Periods in:
Tortuguero  
Hatching: 50 to 70 days

Pacific Green Sea Turtle (Tora)

Pacific Green Sea Turtle
Nesting Periods in:
Playa Naranjo:  
Hatching: 50 to 55 days

Olive Ridley Sea Turtle (Tortuga Lora)

Olive Ridley Sea Turtle
Nesting Periods in:
Santa Rosa NP:  
Playa Ostional:  
Hatching: 50 to 60 days

Olive Ridley Sea Turtle (Tortuga Lora)

Olive Ridley Sea Turtle
Nesting Periods in:
Santa Rosa NP:  
Hatching: 50 to 60 days

Olive Ridley Sea Turtle (Tortuga Lora)

Olive Ridley Sea Turtle
Nesting Periods in:
Playa Ostional  
Hatching: 50 to 60 days

Hawsbill Sea Turtle (Tortuga Carey)

Hawsbill Sea Turtle
Nesting Periods in:
Ostional, Las Baulas NP & Corcovado  
Tortuguero  
Hatching: 50 to 60 days

Hawsbill Sea Turtle (Tortuga Carey)

Hawsbill Sea Turtle
Nesting Periods in:
Ostional, Las Baulas NP & Corcovado  
Hatching: 50 to 60 days

Hawsbill Sea Turtle (Tortuga Carey)

Hawsbill Sea Turtle
Nesting Periods in:
Tortuguero  
Hatching: 50 to 60 days

Leatherback Sea Turtle (Tortuga Baula)

Leatherback Sea Turtle
Nesting Periods in:
Playa Naranjo  
Las Baulas NP  
Tortuguero  
Hatching: 50 to 70 days

Leatherback Sea Turtle (Tortuga Baula)

Leatherback Sea Turtle
Nesting Periods in:
Playa Naranjo  
Hatching: 50 to 70 days

Leatherback Sea Turtle (Tortuga Baula)

Leatherback Sea Turtle
Nesting Periods in:
Playa Ostional  
Hatching: 50 to 70 days

Leatherback Sea Turtle (Tortuga Baula)

Leatherback Sea Turtle
Nesting Periods in:
Tortuguero  
Hatching: 50 to 70 days

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