Sea turtles of São Tomé: Selling what can’t be sold

Sea turtle fishing has been outlawed in the island nation of Sao Tome and Principe since 2014, but for the people letting go of this longstanding tradition continues to be a struggle. 

National Geographic

Last updated on 21 March 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
São Tomé and Príncipe
Region: 
Africa
West Africa
Threats: 
Unsustainable fishing and harvesting aquatic resources
Species group: 
Reptiles