Colombian Navy releases 200 turtles in the Putumayo River

March 22, 2020 (Google Translation) – Units of the Colombian Navy, attached to the Southern Naval Force, managed to recover and later release 200 turtles of the Podocnemis expansa species, known as the charapa tortoise, in waters of the Putumayo river, Putumayo department. The operation was carried out on an interagency basis with Corpoamazonía, at the level of the sector…

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Colombian Navy Combats Illegal Mining in the Putumayo River

March 20, 2020 (Google Translation) – Units of the Colombian Navy, belonging to the Southern Naval Force, seized a large-capacity artisan dredge to extract minerals in waters of the Putumayo River, in the department of Amazonas. The operation was carried out thanks to the combat intelligence collected by the Units of the Naval Institution that are present in the Colombian…

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