Monthly Archives: April 2008

Turtle Facts

Turtle facts 1. Sea turtles are ancient reptiles and have been on Earth for over 130 million years. 2. The sex of a turtle is determined by the sand’s temperature… a cool nest is dominantly male, a hot nest is dominantly female 3. The ‘tears’ a female turtle has in her eyes when she comes […]

The Miracle of Life

Who We Are… The back bone of LamCoT is turtle conservation. In 1992 the rate of decline in turtle numbers was so extreme that Carol Korschen at Peponi Hotel decided to set up a project whereby the community were encouraged to protect turtles rather than kill them or take their eggs. The project has seen […]