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Keyword(s): "Lepidochelys olivacea"

Matching Projects: 7

S.O.S. Turtles, Costa Rica

Most species of sea turtles are in some category of endangerment or threat. Fundación Xtremas' S.O.S. Tortugas project focuses on the conservation of the olive ridleys (Lepidochelys olivacea) at the Playa Hermosa Punta Mala National Wildlife Refuge i...

Sea Turtle Conservation Program on the Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica

The Wider Caribbean Sea Turtle Conservation Network’s (WIDECAST) Sea Turtle Conservation Program in Costa Rica's Osa Peninsula works to protect, research, and provide environmental education about sea turtle nesting beaches, using the beaches of Puer...

Sea Turtle and Mangrove Conservation in Hawaii, Guatemala

Asociación de Rescate y Conservación de Vida Silvestre (ARCAS) aims to protect endangered olive ridley (Lepidochelys olivacea) and leatherback (Dermochelys coriacea) sea turtles nesting in the Hawaii area on the Pacific coast of Guatemala by focusin...

Leatherback Conservation on the Pacific Coast of Nicaragua

Nicaragua’s coastal waters host five species of vulnerable, endangered, or critically endangered sea turtles. Of these, the Pacific leatherback (Dermochelys coriacea) population has collapsed from tens of thousands of nesting females to less than 1,0...

Strengthening Co-Management of Ballena Marine National Park, Costa Rica

The Association for the Development of Ballena Marine National Park (Asociación para el Desarrollo del Parque Nacional Marino Ballena - ASOPARQUE) promoted the co-management of the Ballena Marine National Park (BMNP) between the community of Uvita de...

Tapir's Path Biological Corridor

Asociación de Amigos de la Naturaleza del Pacífico Central y Sur (ASANA) in Costa Rica aims to restore habitat corridors along the coastal mountain range between the Grande de Terraba and Savegre Rivers in southern Costa Rica with the Tapir’s Path Bi...

Coastal Marine Management in the Osa Peninsula

Fundación Tierras Unidas Vecinales (United Neighborhood Lands Foundation, TUVA) has been promoting participatory research of marine resources in Costa Rica’s Osa Peninsula since 1994. This includes support to the Asociación de Desarrollo y Conservaci...

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