Chief calls for more monitors to support ban

Turtle monitor Peter Qarau catches, tags, measures and releases a green se turtle along with 11 year old Irris and her mom Patricia Mallam of WWF South Pacific in Yadua Island, Vuya, Bua. Picture: FT FILE

A BUA chief has called for the setting up of more turtle monitors to support the turtle ban in force in Fiji. Yadua Island chief Turaga na Tuinamata, Jone Tavatava said the Dau ni Vonu (DnV) network was essential for turtle conservation because they were at the forefront of protecting these iconic creatures. “Yadua is […]

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