SOS Tartarugas works in Cape Verde protecting nesting loggerheads turtles (Caretta caretta) and their habitat. Cape Verde is the third most important nesting area for loggerheads in the world. Turtles are at risk from hunting for meat, stealing of eggs, removal of sand for building and unregulated tourism development. Our email is
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Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Nice to be appreciated!

From Shirley and Charlie, Santa Maria, Sal
Was just reading your end of year results.I would just like to say you have done a marvellous job,Well Done!!!

From Alvin, Margaret and Jenny, adopters of the last nest to hatch :
Please continue to do such great work in helping all turtle species survive, not only the hunters but their ever changing environment. We all like holidays and lovely beaches but we never think at what cost

From the Captain of the port in Palmeira, Sal
Sra. Jacquie e a sua equipa, Bom Dia!
Eu, Cabo Verde e o futuro agradecemos-lhe muito pelo vosso grande trabalho. Aquela força de sempre e que continuem! Espero que um dia darei mais do que essa força. Melhores Cumprimentos!
Dear Jacquie, Good Morning!
I could just say and write those nice things in English, but the nicest of all is: The Truth. You are, really, doing a great job! We all must be greatfull for this.
My Best Regards! Carlos Melquíades Soares

From Celeste Benchimol, head of WWF Cabo Verde
Estimada jacquie
Muito obrigada pelas informacoes e Parabens pelo Trabalho resalizado. Forca para esta nova época.
Thank you very much for the information and congratulations on your work. Strength for the new year.

From Adolfo Marco, head of Natura 2000 turtle project, Boa Vista, Cabo Verde
Dear Jacquie
I have watched your web page and I am really impressed. Your work is
fantastic. On so small time you have done a lot of progress and really
attractive and efective activities. My most sincere congratulations.

From Matthias Schmelz, our Patron
Wow! It is truly amazing what you were able to achieve!
Congratulations Jacquie! You are a star!
I wish you a wonderful year!

From Brendan Godley, Senior Lecturer in Conservation Biology, University of Exeter, UK
Just skim read annual report. It is with a sense of pride that I see our very own students (from Uni and Cyprus Project) working on such a fantastic project. Well done!
I would like to help support your efforts in whatever way I can with modest time and other resources at my disposal as CV is so very important for turtles.

1 comment:

  1. :) My super hero ninja turtler!!!! You are a real one! Rasher says hi, he misses his quad driving...*