One of the potential of nature tourism that is contained in the central Sulawesi is Pasoso Island, an island which is famous for the green turtle population is located on the west coast of Donggala, and administratively included in the District Balaesang. The island offers views of the sea and beautiful beaches, the beauty of the beach atmosphere of the more amazing when witnessed a group of turtles climbed ashore to lay their eggs. Therefore, the Pasoso Island also known as Turtle Island. Sunlight shining on the island throughout the day is guaranteed to satisfy the visitors, so do not be surprised if a lot of foreign tourists who use it for sunbathing.
Pasoso now been designated as a conservation area which has panoramic sea turtles beautiful, for you fans of snorkeling will discover the beauty of the underwater world that is unequaled. Or also can enjoy a variety of local culture is very fascinating. To reach the island Pasoso can be reached via several pathways, but the main lines are from villages in rural Mapaga Labean, 108 KM north of the city of Palu, andap added thrill is from Cape Coral, this path is the path due to some of the most popular tourism entrepreneurs in Cape Coral preparing a package trip to the island via boat observer Pasoso with coral that makes visitors can see the beauty of the underwater panoramic.
Pasoso now been designated as a conservation area which has panoramic sea turtles beautiful, for you fans of snorkeling will discover the beauty of the underwater world that is unequaled. For you sports fans or fishing then travel around the island Pasoso location is a very promising area for you to visit. Juia you stay overnight on this island then you Dapa see the sunrise and sunset.
For lovers of sport diving and snorkeling, of course, already familiar with the green turtle or Chelonia mydas in the Latin language. Pasoso Islands is home to a herd of turtles this. Their presence here is so guarded, so no wonder the island Pasoso we will often encounter animals pamakan seaweed is occasionally popped his head in the water. To see a live animal is also dependent mucin spawn. Most of the domestic and foreign guests who want to visit the islands Pasoso during the spawning season this Green turtle.
Sea turtle is an animal that spends most of his life under the sea. If the spawning season moms female green turtle is a landing to lay their eggs and bury them in the sand. One breeding females can release their eggs as many as 60 to 150 eggs, and naturally without any hunting by humans and other predators such as rats, snakes, birds and, only about 11 pups who made it back into the sea to swim free to grow adult. Of the 1,000 young turtles or hatchlings are born, on average only one who could live to adulthood. Some researchers have reported that the percentage of hatching eggs of these animals are naturally only about 50 percent. So can imagine if the continued hunting of where the turtles can be endangered. In Central Sulawesi, the island Pasoso be the last home to turtles, to maintain the continuity of the turtle, lucky in this island have a family that is so concerned with this turtle ecosystems, Mr Ahmad, that’s his name.
Pasoso Island Ahmad loyal pack preserve this island of fishermen hunted either catch turtles and turtle egg hunting. Island wide Pasoso only 63 acres. On this island many holes or curved beach which is used as landing sites for the green turtle nesting.
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