Galapagos Park Rangers protect nesting turtles and mating sea lions | February 28th, 2014

Park Rangers along with international volunteers monitor eggs being laid by green sea turtles.  Introduced pests and natural predators such as the local bird population are a threat to the eggs and only a very small number of hatchlings manage to survive to adulthood. Read more on this and efforts to protect sea lions in mating season from human disturbance.