Egyptian Sea Turtle Conservation Project
Dr Andrew Campbell
University of London - QMUL - Queen Mary & Westfield College
Host Country Institutions:
To identify the beaches currently used for nesting by Green and Loggerhead turtles and identify other suitable ones.
Short courses for 50-100 fisherman, fish wholesalers & retailers, and military representatives; 4 turtle rangers trained in UK and Egypt; 30 members of the Egyptian Turtle Conservation Society trained as volunteer assistants; 4-day international workshop (approx. 50 participants)New Egyptian society for the conservation of sea turtles established; Newsletter; 10-20 sites identified for protection by legislation; Recommendations on protected sites delivered to Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency (EEAA); scientific papers published.
Title: ECP N Africa - final
Title: 06-020 FR - edited
Download: Final Report