Pro Delphinus

Jose Galvez 780 (Int. E), 15074 Miraflores, Lima, Peru

Region Active

South America

Non-profit

1995

Activity

Marine conservation, protection of marine life, Cetaceans, Sharks and rays, Other marine creatures, Marine research, Sustainable fishing

Description

A Peruvian organization that conducts research and conservation projects in marine species and their interactions with local fisheries, Pro Delphinus is dedicated to the conservation of threatened and endangered marine fauna. Actively involved in a campaign to legally ban the take and consumption of dolphins in Peru. The focus of their research is currently on endangered species, including sea turtles, marine otters, cetaceans, seabirds and sharks, and their protection.