In Miami Florida to share, bathers and sea turtles on the beach – and that’s mostly a peaceful coexistence. All you will need to note the sun-worshippers, is not a party to: on the extra marked Points, under which the animals in the warm Sand, their eggs have dropped. Since 1973, U.S. law protects the nests of the animals, the breeding season extends from 1. May to 31. October. And the places where the turtles lay their eggs have been stored, are marked with barrier tape, Instructions, and sticks significantly. In most cases, visitors to the stand of the nests away.
On Saturday, however, it came to one of these marked locations to an incident – the police arrested according to media reports, a woman in the attempt to destroy the nests of the turtles.
The 41-year-old Chinese woman was caught by passers-by and the police, as stamped inside the fenced area and with one of the sticks with which the Nest was fenced off, again and again, in the eggs stood out. The woman was arrested, reported to the “Miami Herald” and the channel “Local 10 TV”. The sticks were there to protect the animals – the woman did but used one of them to be in the scrim poke around, writes the Online newspaper.
The woman is accused of violation of nature conservation regulations, since sea turtles are among the endangered species. Apparently you don’t live in the area. According to the TV channel it is reported in the state of Michigan.
an employee of a conservation organization, had given after the incident, the all-clear, reports the TV channel. It looks like that the eggs were not destroyed.
Despite the strange attack: Probably will crawl at this point in a couple of weeks, the small sea turtles in the direction of the water and from the beach in Miami in her life to start.
sources: “the Miami Herald, Local 10 TV”