Beaverton, OR (PressExposure) September 04, 2009 -- SEE Turtles (seeturtles.org), a non‐profit conservation tourism organization, is offering a unique Mexico Wildlife Adventure this November that highlights the incredible diversity of the Baja Peninsula. The group will camp on remote islands in the Sea of Cortez and Magdalena Bay, looking for ocean wildlife including sea lions, whales, and dolphins.
Highlights of Mexico Wildlife Adventure include: Participating in a sea turtle scientific monitoring project; Kayaking around Isla Espirtu Santo; Visiting a sea lion rookery; and Bird watching in Magdalena Bay.
The guide for this tour will be celebrated ocean conservationist Dr. Wallace J. Nichols, who has spent 15 years protecting sea turtles on the Baja Peninsula. SEE Turtles is partnering with Baja Expeditions, pioneers in adventure travel since 1974 to run this off‐the‐beaten path tour. The tour will benefit the work of the Grupo Tortuguero, an award‐winning network of conservationists, local residents, and fishermen working to protect the Mexicoâs wildlife. For more information about this tour, please visit [http://www.seeturtles.org/647/baja‐camping‐adventure.html].
Tour Information: November 3 â 10, 2009 Cost: $1,795 per person, double occupancy (includes hotels and camping, guides, activities, most meals, in‐country transportation, and a donation to turtle conservation; does not include airfare).