Leatherback Turtle hatching on Eagle Beach – Aruba Today

Last Wednesday, May 27, a Leatherback Turtle hatching took place on Eagle Beach, just in front of the Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort. Saturday May 23 World Turtle Day was celebrated to bring attention to, and increase knowledge of turtles and tortoises.

On Aruba the foundation Tortugaruba undertakes action to make the turtles survive and thrive. Four species of sea turtles are found nesting on Aruba: The Leatherback, the Loggerhead, the Green and the Hawksbill.

Leatherback Turtle hatching on Eagle Beach – Aruba Today