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RIP: Costa Rican Environmentalist Pays Ultimate Price for His Dedication to Sea Turtles

Environment  (tags: poachers, death, environmentalists who paid the ultimate , protection, environment, ecosystems, conservation )

- 1835 days ago -
On the evening of May 30th, 26-year-old Jairo Mora Sandoval was murdered on Moin beach near Limón, Costa Rica, the very stretch of sand where he courageously monitored sea turtle nests for years even as risks from poachers rose

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Carol H (229)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 3:52 am
very sadly noted

Past Member (0)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 4:24 am
Sadly noted.

Mike H (252)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 9:35 am
The war is against evil

Past Member (0)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 10:03 am
Monsters everywhere...where's the justice 4 this wonderful caring young man?? RIP Jairo. Thx Cal

Past Member (0)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 3:21 pm
RIP gentle Jairo. :-(

SusanAWAY Allen (219)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 5:14 pm
Noted and shared. How very sad :(

John B (185)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 6:37 pm
Thanks Cal for posting the link to the article by Mr. Hance. Here are two sites where you can sign petitions to demand justice for Jair Mora Sandoval.

Read and sadly noted.

John B (185)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 6:40 pm
Sorry for the last post. There was only one site.
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