Between the harvest: internationally banned. legally harvested.

Check out this beautiful trailer to a short documentary about collecting olive ridley turtle eggs during their mass nesting or ‘arribadas’ (arrival by the sea) in Ostional, Costa Rica. From the Between the Harvest website:

Told through the eyes of both people and turtles, this short documentary delves into one of the biggest controversies in the marine world: is this harvest an exemplary conservation project?

[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/16024093[/vimeo]

Find out more about controversies surrounding the egg harvest here.

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