Fundacao Pro TAMAR
Fundação projeto TAMAR
R. Antônio Leite, 273 - Sumidouro, Ubatuba - SP, 11680-000, Brazil
Caribbean, South America
Sea turtles, Protection of marine life
The TAMAR Project (an abbreviation for “Tartarugas Marinhas”, or “sea turtles” ) is a Brazilian non-profit organisation that is present in 23 locations among 8 Brazilian states, between coastal zones and oceanic islands, with its national headquarters in the state Bahia. The organisation’s purpose is to promote the recovery of sea turtle populations through research development, conservation and social inclusion actions.