University of Northern Iowa

Sea Turtle Conservation Fund

Program: Sea Turtle Conservation Fund

Agency: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation

Next Deadline: November 04, 2013

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 mortally to less than 10 percent. Deadlines refer to required pre-proposals. See . Email:

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Michelle Pico

1133 15th Street, NW

Suite 1100

Washington, DC 20005