The project's objective is to preserve the menaced manatee. But this institution, right beside the beach and the fort, seems to be a sanctuary to other animals.
In our visit, we had the company of wild marmoset, keeping a prudent distance, but not to worried about us.
In our way to Itamaracá, and already in the island, we passed in the place where it was filmed a famous novel called "Slave Isaura".
It was fun to recognize the site, now in ruins.