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Sea at sunset.
Sea in front of Butrint Key Biodiversity Area.
© Borut Rubinič
Training for Sea Turtle Protection in Saranda Bay, Albania
Grantee Name: 
Royal Albania Foundation
HOTSPOT
Mediterranean Basin
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$815
DATES
May 2019
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Jun 2021
Stats
Project Overview Overview
CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy
HOTSPOT
Mediterranean Basin
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$815
DATES
May 2019
-
Jun 2021

Contribute to the wider awareness and protection of sea turtles with local fishermen. Training will be carried out with fishermen on how to rescue injured turtles, and educated about the widespread problem and how to protect them.

Strategic Direction: 1 Support civil society to engage stakeholders in demonstrating integrated approaches for the conservation of biodiversity in coastal areas