LAC Marine Turtle Programme News
New guide to reducing bycatch goes online
As a service to the long-term sustainability of both fish stocks and fishing communities, WWF has ...
Sea turtles threatened by rising seas
Sea turtles lay their eggs into the beach sand. Many return to the exact beaches that they were ...
Protecting endangered species helps reduce poverty
Saving pandas, gorillas, sea turtles or tigers is not just about stopping an endangered species ...
Two-headed olive ridley turtle hatchling
Ostional, Costa Rica. 11/29/05. The night of November 20, a two-headed olive ridley sea turtle ...
Circle hooks help save sea turtles in Ecuador
Preliminary test results from 115 fishing vessels in Ecuador indicate the use of circle hooks can ...
Linking hawksbill and leatherback conservation with community benefits at Chiriquí Beach
Project partners: * WWF Central America (www.wwfca.org) * Caribbean Conservation Corporation ...
WWF sea turtle team places second in outrigger race
Facing rough sea conditions for more than three hours, a WWF outrigger canoe team competed in a ...
Marine turtles: Facing danger at every turn
The causes of decline and the present and future threats to marine turtles are diverse. Habitat ...
Community to save leatherback turtles
WWF is working with a local community in Costa Rica to stop egg poaching of leatherback turtle ...
Bad News for Hawksbill SeaTurtles