Assessing the status of Ascension Island green turtles


St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
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Ref: 7-006

Status: Completed

Round:
6
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Project Partners:
Ascension Island Government, Ascension Island Turtle Group
Start Date:
01-10-98
End Date:
31-03-02
Funding:
£133,873.00
Regions:
UKOT
Countries:
St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
Project Summary:
To establish a sustainable eco-tourism industry around green turtles on Ascension Island.
Project Outputs:
40 St Helenian field assistants trained in sea turtle biology and monitoring techniques; 3 postgraduates trained; 2 workshops; network established, the Ascension Island Turtle Group; 2 computer databases; 30 permanent field plots; 18 scientific papers; management plan; educational video and leaflet; commemorative stamps; website http://www.seaturtle.org/mtrg/projects/ascension/


Documents:
Title: 7-006 AR3 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-04-07 10:06:17

Title: 7-006 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2008-04-07 10:10:44