The turtles were seen in Playa de Oro, where they emerged from the nest, so they were immediately protected by state officials. Tourists who were in the area, had the chance to see them closely. The specimens were kept by the rescuers of the UEPCBJ to be given to the Ecology staff of Puerto Vallarta.
75 Olive Ridley turtles are rescued in Puerto Vallarta
On the last day of Easter holiday, elements of Civil Protection and Jalisco Firefighters (UEPCBJ rescued 75 olive ridley turtles.