Fundacao Pro TAMAR

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

Region Active

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.