Karumbe

Av. Rivera 3245 - 11600, Montevideo, Uruguay

Region Active

South America

Non-profit NGO

1999

Activity

Marine research, Protection of marine life, Sea turtles, Rehabilitation of marine life

Description

Karumbe work for the conservation of biodiversity in Uruguay, focusing in particular on sea turtles and their habitats. They have several sea turtle centres. They also promote the sustainable development of fishing communities, seeking alternatives to reduce the impact of human activities on these migratory animals. The pillars of their work are: Research, Rehabilitation, Conservation and Education