Inauguration of Incubation room in the Mazatlán Aquarium

On June 24, 2011, the inauguration of the incubation room for turtle eggs was carried out; which was built in the facilities of the aquarium Mazatlan. The Letty Coppel Foundation supported this project by donating cement for the construction of the room.

For the construction of this incubation room was used wheat waste in bales to serve as natural insulation and covered with mesh and cement to give it finished; this room will help to receive more turtle eggs and be able to release more young to raise the population of turtles in the area.

Among the institutions present at this event we can mention the municipal ecology director, PROFEPA, SEMARNAT, UNAM in addition to some hotels that participate in the sea turtle protection program of Mazatlan, among them the Pueblo Bonito hotels.