Green sea turtle spotted

Published March 20, 2020

Rumble A rare green sea turtle spotted off the coast of Easter island! This may be very excited for tourists, but for the locals of Rapa Nui (Easter Island) these rare sea turtles are a regular sighting.

The people of Rapa Nui believe turtles bring good luck. Not only are they considered good luck but they are considered symbols of fertility and sailor believed turtles were guides for their voyages.