Marine Turtle conservation and ecotourism on Trinidad's North Coast
Mr Roger Downie
University of Glasgow - DEEB
Host Country Institutions:
Grande Riviere Environmental Awareness Trust (GREAT), Pawi, Turtle Protector and Eco Club (PATPEC)
Trinidad and Tobago
To establish a sustainable turtle conservation programme, linked to ecotourism.
Training of local people in turtle biology and ecotourism guiding.
Training of students in turtle monitoring.
Research reports that will highlight results both of turtle monitoring and of the innovative ecotourism scheme.