The Platanitos Sea Turtle Camp consists of an 8km long beach where four species of turtles are known to nest. At present it is directed by (CONANP), Secretariat of the Environment and Natural Resources.
Grupo Ecológico de la Costa Verde, A.C. (the Group) organized and built the first marine nursery in San Francisco, Nayarit. By June of 1992 for protection of Olive Ridley and Leatherback turtle eggs had begun.
Observations: Turtle Season in Nuevo Vallarta: July through December. Our guides are Biologists and a Wildlife photographer featured in National Geographic Magazine.