Monthly Archives: November 2012


Turtle watching in Cape Verde – Rules and regulations needed

Awareness is increasing, that turtle-watching activities on the nesting beaches of Cape Verde are in need for better regulations in order to protect nesting turtles from over-exploitation and harassment by visitors. Recently first steps have been done in the right direction - please find out more in the following article, published on november 18 by [...]

By |2019-09-25T15:01:46+01:00November 24th, 2012|Allgemein, Kapverden|Kommentare deaktiviert für Turtle watching in Cape Verde – Rules and regulations needed

Final Festa in Fundo

Last weekend, it was time to say "Thank you and see you next year" to the community of Fundo das Figueras, where we had lived and worked for the past four months again. We invited the community members over to a farewell "Cape Verdian style" with plenty of Cachupa (hearty stew and the traditional national [...]

By |2019-09-25T15:01:46+01:00November 14th, 2012|Allgemein, Kapverden|Kommentare deaktiviert für Final Festa in Fundo

photo of our visit to Berau (Indonesia)

This is our team on the islands of Mataha and Bilang-Bilangan with visitors from Germany: (from left to right) Yusuf, Ben, Mudhar, Otto, Aidin, Thomas, Thorsten, Girboy, Ayoub (wants to go to Boavista next year!), Petra, Agung, Hilli

By |2015-08-07T16:16:53+01:00November 7th, 2012|Allgemein, Indonesien|Kommentare deaktiviert für photo of our visit to Berau (Indonesia)

Sangalaki in danger!

Project manager Dr. Hiltrud Cordes and scientific director Dr. Thomas Reischig just arrived from a three weeks project visit in eastern Borneo. We were very glad to experience the strong dedication and commitment of our local collaborators for the sake of sea turtle protection, and to witness the excellent work they are doing. Our collaborators [...]

By |2015-07-29T16:30:52+01:00November 5th, 2012|Allgemein, Indonesien|Kommentare deaktiviert für Sangalaki in danger!