Centre d'Étude et de Sauvegarde des Tortues Marines de Méditerranée

CESTMed and Selpal project

CESTMed and Selpal project

The CESTMED  involved in the project SELPAL to mitigate impacts on sensitive species in the Gulf of Lion. Find out here (french)

2 green turtles at the CESTMed

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In early September 2014, two green turtles were accidentally caught off the Salins de Giraud … it is an exceptional fact, green turtles are very rare in the Mediterranean sea! Since 1979, only 4 observations of this species have been recorded near our shores. These young turtles showed no injuries have been released off Grau […]

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