Drones to combat turtle egg poachers in Mexico – video

Authorities in Mexico will deploy drones on southwestern beaches in Oaxaca to protect against a reported surge in poaching of the eggs of the threatened Olive Ridley turtle.

The Guardian

Last updated on 02 April 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Mexico
Region: 
North America
Threats: 
Illegal trade
Species: 
Lepidochelys olivacea
Species group: 
Marine mammals