Fishers safe release a sea turtle in Tunisia
Safe turtle release!
In the framework of the project "Conservation of Marine Turtles in the Mediterranean Region" the SeaTuMed sub-project is implementing activities for sea turtle conservation in Tunisia.
In the video a fisherman safe releases a juvenile Caretta caretta having been trapped in fishing nets.
Awareness raising and training of fishermen on safe releasing vulnerable species is one of our project's objctives.