Those of you who have followed my blogs may know by now that I always enjoy seeing unusual animal road signs (see below) - and although this sign referred to the beach and sand dunes, I have included it since it was in a car parking area!
|Turtles allowed - and dogs on leads ...|
|Surprisingly strong waves|
|Fishing net may be fun for cats, but can endanger turtles|
Archelon is a Greek-based organisation dedicated to the protection of Sea Turtles. The Peloponnese boasts about 900 turtle nests per year. Volunteers carry out patrols in key areas to ensure their protection. They try to raise public awareness through education initiatives such as slide shows. You can read more about these conservation measures here.
A Couple of Unusual Animal Road Signs ...
- on the island of Raasay, Scotland (my Land&Lit blog)
- on the island of Eriskay, Outer Hebrides, Scotland (Donnie's Photo Hebrides blog)