DEKAMER participates in MedBycatch, an international initiative to reduce the accidental fishing of endangered species. Photo by MEDASSET.
Turkish campaigners are working hard to save two species of sea turtle from the threat of extinction due to human activity on land, overfishing at sea, and the effects of climate change.

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