University of Northern Iowa

Sea Turtle Conservation Fund

Agency: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation

Next Deadline: June 02, 2014

Supports sea turtle research and conservation in these areas: increase usage of turtle excluder devices both domestic and abroad and implementation of other known bycatch reduction methods; prioritize and assess potential bycatch and unsustainable harvest hotspots for the NA loggerhead and Caribbean hawksbill populations; and develop strategies on priority nesting beaches to reduce adult harvest to zero and nest mortality to less than 10 percent. Deadlines refer to required pre-proposals. Foundation verified 6/2/14 deadline and said updated RFP expected in April. See http://www.nfwf.org/seaturtles/Pages/home.aspx for updates. Email: pico@nfwf.org

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Contact:

Michelle Pico
1133 15th Street, NW
Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20005
262/567-0601