As a part of our three-part video series with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, here we meet Wolde Kristos, founder of the Bluefields Bay Fishermen’s Friendly Society, which focuses on sustainable fishing practices and coral reef cleaning.
As a part of our three-part video series with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Laura Baboolal from Conservation Leadership in the Caribbean explained how Trinidad faces many issues with wildlife trafficking, including the blue and gold macaw – a beautiful colorful parrot known for its ability to ‘speak’ with humans.
As a part of our three-part video series with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Kester Charles of Ocean Spirits Inc. tells us about their efforts to protect the beautiful sea turtles found around their island.
An increase in illegal wildlife trade in the Caribbean is contributing to the decline and potential extinction of indigenous animal species such as sea turtles, parrots, iguanas and coral. We’ve joined forces with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to encourage and empower travelers to play a role in protecting the beauty and wildlife of one of the world’s most popular destination regions.