August 17, 2007 Hurricane DEAN passes Aves Island ...
washed away 90% of the island. Most birds disappeared.
Almost no breeding space is left for the turtles.
northern tip ...
* * *
The area of
our previous CW-tent now is in the water.
southern tip before and after the hurricane.
to the island.
Very sad and unbelievable ...
am optimistic, because in another occasion a hurricane blew
the island into two parts and it recovered.
and of course HERE at