Barbados Sea Turtle Project

BSTP

Cave Hill Rd, Wanstead, Barbados

Region Active

Caribbean

Non-profit research

Activity

Marine conservation, Sea Turtles, Marine research, Sustainable fishing

Description

The Barbados Sea Turtle Project is based at UWI Cave Hill, and has been involved in sea turtle conservation in for over 25 years. This project tasks itself with monitoring nesting beaches, rescue and rehabilitation, in water monitoring and is run by the University of the West Indies, a part of the WIDECAST: Wider Caribbean Sea Turtle Network. The focus is on conservation, research and public outreach and education.