Fundacao Pro TAMAR

Fundação projeto TAMAR

R. Antônio Leite, 273 - Sumidouro, Ubatuba - SP, 11680-000, Brazil

Region Active:

Caribbean, South America

Non-profit

1980

Activity

Sea turtles, Protection of marine life

Description

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.