Enforcing Mexican TED Regulations to Protect Kemp’s Ridleys

Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Sea Turtle Conservancy

DWH Project Funding


Known Leveraged Funding


Funding Organization

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)

Funding Program

NFWF Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife

Project Location: Veracruz

Funding Source: BP
Controlling Document: Unknown
Year Awarded: 0

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Species Restoration Planning Programmatic

Targeted Resources

Sea Turtles

Project Description

To increase capacity for enforcing the proper use of Turtle Excluding Devices (TEDs) along critical nesting beaches for the Kemp’s ridley sea turtle population

Project Contact

Project Partners


Affiliated Institutions


Project ID: 419
Project Name: Enforcing Mexican TED Regulations to Protect Kemp’s Ridleys
SourceUID: 197217
Latitude: 21.75195425
Longitude: -97.60176307
Country: Mexico
State or Province: Veracruz
County: Unknown
Project Category: Environmental
Project Action: Species Restoration
Additional Project Action(s): Planning
Additional Project Action(s): Programmatic
Targeted Resource(s): Sea Turtles
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2012
Implementing Organization: Sea Turtle Conservancy
Implementing Organization Type: Non-Governmental Organization
Point of Contact – Name: David B. Godfrey
Point of Contact – Phone: david@conserveturtles.org
Point of Contact – Email: 352-373-6441
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: http://www.nfwf.org/gulf/Pages/projectlist.aspx
Project Comments: None
Acres Acquired: 0
Close Year: 0
Close Month: 0
Close day: 0
Purchase Type: None
Landowner: None
Landowner Type: None
Purpose: None
Public Access: None
Easement Holder Name : None
Easement Holder Type: None
Secondary Easement Holder 1: None
Secondary Easement Holder 2: None
Duration: None
Term: 0
Land Restoration Acreage: 0
Aquatic Restoration Acreage: 0
Restoration Mileage: 0
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: None
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 338858
DWH Funder: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NFWF Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife
DWH Dollar Amount : 263858
DWH Source: BP
Fund Origin: Voluntary Agreement
Controlling Documents: Unknown
Award Year: 0
Award Month: 0
Total Amount Leveraged: 75000