Monthly Archives: February 2012


Conference today in Praia, Cape Verde to discuss risks of foreign fishing in Cape Verde.

The risks on the Cape Verdean ecosystem posed by fishing on the part of foreign vessels is the theme of a conference and debate set to take place at 6:00 pm today, February 14, at the Institut Français du Cap-Vert (IFCV) in Praia The event is being carried out in partnership with the NGO Biosfera, [...]

By | February 14th, 2012|General, Cape Verde|

Vet’s work keeps Matilda the amputee turtle waltzing

It is people like this that give me hope for the future. Australian vet saves sea turtle caught in crab pot

By | February 12th, 2012|General|

Illegally collected eggs confiscated by police in Berau

An update from Dr. Hiltrud Cordes and Dr. Thomas Reischig of Turtle Foundation, currently in Berau: Greetings from Berau! Here comes an interesting story: Yesterday we were informed, that the police confiscated a big amount of turtle eggs and handed it over to the KSDA (nature conservancy department). We went to the KSDA-office to find [...]

By | February 9th, 2012|General, Indonesia|