Cocos Island Research Expedition

SCHOLARSHIP: Turtle Island Announces Cocos Island Conservation Scholarship

By Cocos Island Research Expedition, Sea Turtles, Sharks

With support of our Volunteer Expedition divers, marine wildlife protection organization Turtle Island has created a space for a person beginning or early in his or her marine conservation career to participate from December 3 – 13, 2017 on a ten-day shark and turtle tagging expedition to Cocos Island National Park, Costa Rica.

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Marin-Based Non-profit Turtle Island Featured in New United Nations Publication

By Cocos Island Research Expedition, Resources for the Media, Sea Turtles, Sharks

Turtle Island Restoration Network, a leading ocean and marine conservation organization, is featured in the United Nation’s newest publication The Future of the World Heritage Convention for Marine Conservation, for their work tracking migrating marine wildlife like hammerhead sharks and green sea turtles in the Eastern Tropical Pacific. Turtle Island is the primary author of the article, and the organizations scientific findings have showed how the Eastern Tropical Pacific is a region is more connected than previously thought.

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