With the coming of the olive sea turtles to Ostional beach because of the nesting season, the authorities relating to that conservation area are on high alert and urge the citizens to assist in the work of vigilance against illegal trafficking of turtle eggs.
Currently only the “Association of Ostional Integral Progress” is authorized to collect, pack and sell turtle eggs as part of a controlled economic activity, for that bags with eggs are properly marked with the seal of the association and signed by the president of the same.
Besides the sale of this product must be accompanied by an invoice issued by Incopesca.
The authorities of the Ostional National Wildlife Refuge ask citizens to denounce anyone who is selling or relocating turtle eggs packages without proper seal of the Association.
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