Sand to Sea Inc. monitors the beach in Madeira for any turtle nests. They will mark them off so beach guests can make sure to steer clear. Citizens should not pick up hatchlings heading toward the water, shine lights or use photo equipment with a flash. Hatchlings use starlight and moonlight reflecting off the water … Continued
FAQ Topic: Turtle do's and don'ts
Current lighting regulations requires you to turn off outdoor lighting at sunset. This also includes being able to see indoor lighting from the beach. Please use your blinds to block indoor lighting after sunset.