Sea Turtle Campaign

Segara Urip and ProFauna Release Sea Turtle Trapped by Fishing Nets

 'Segara Urip' sea turtle conservation group and ProFauna released an Olive Ridley sea turtle which accidentally got trapped by fishing nets in Airkuning Beach, Jembrana Regency, Bali (21/9/2013)

ProFauna Delivers International Petitions to the Governor of Bali to Take Sea Turtle Trade Seriously

Tim ProFauna diterima oleh beberapa pejabat pemerintah daerah Bali antara lain Kepala Dinas Kehutanan Dewa Wiranatha,Kepala Dinas Perikanan Made Gunaja, BKSDA Departemen Kehutanan Bali dan wakil dari Polda Bali.

Thousands of Turtle Eggs Confiscated in East Borneo

In early May, an effort to smuggle 1.880 eggs from Bau-Bau, Southeast Sulawesi, to East Borneo via Semayang harbor Balikpapan, was foiled. Last week, a dealer in Samarinda got arrested before he started the business, and 500 eggs was confiscated.

Press Release: ProFauna Urges Full Law Enforcement on the Smuggling of 22 Sea Turtles Involving a Corrupt Police Officer in Bali

(12/30/2012) The arrest of an allegedly corrupt police officer of the the Watir Police of Bali, with initials M.R., on Pandawa Beach, Kutuh, Southern Kuta, Badung - Bali on Thursday, 27th December 2012, was an alarming situation in the end of 2012.

About Indonesian Sea Turtles

In the world, there are seven sea turtle species, six of which live in Indonesia: Green turtle (Chelonia mydas), hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricate), olive ridley (Lepidochelys olivacea), leatherback sea turtle (Dermochelys coriacea), flatback sea turtle (Natator depressus), and loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta).


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