Category Archives: General Information

Nature field trips: Mangrove Restoration, Bird ID, Turtle Beaches

2016–2017 environmental challenges of KIDO youth programs in the context of Climate Change are: -Turtle Nesting Habitat Conservation – Red Mangrove Restoration – Migrant and Resident Bird Conservation – Bio-Diversity Preservation We thank The Rufford’s Small Grant Foundation, LUSH and … Continue reading

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Youth Edu-Conservation @ KIDO Environmental Learning Centre

2016–2017 environmental challenges of KIDO youth programs in the context of Climate Change are: -Turtle Nesting Habitat Conservation – Red Mangrove Restoration – Migrant and Resident Bird Conservation (Bird Watching & Building Bird Houses) – Bio-Diversity Preservation We thank The … Continue reading

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BirdSleuth-Sea Turtle Conservation: Training Trainers Workshop

On 19, 20 & 21 November 2015 KIDO Foundation, in collaboration with Grenada Fund for Conservation (GFC) and Education Conservation Outreach (ECO) held a three-day workshop for 14 teachers and educators from Carriacou. 11 participants received the Certificate of Achievement; … Continue reading

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150 Hawksbill Hatchlings safely reach the Ocean

On September 25, at dawn, KIDO Guide Solomon on turtle patrol in Anse La Roche beach, part of High North Nature Park, discovered 5 hawksbill hatchlings, barely emerged from a nest he had located and duly recorded 58 days earlier. … Continue reading

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Nesting Sea Turtles & Recycled Plastic Bottles Boat

Get Involved! Dear Friends of KIDO! News from KIDO Planet: Nesting sea turtles & recycled plastic bottles boat Our 2015 nesting sea turtles season is almost over, leatherback, hawksbill and green turtles have nested on our monitored beaches. The highlight of … Continue reading

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September 2014, KIDO’s 329th turtle rescue, tag & release

  On September 19 a male hawksbill turtle was rescued from the pot, tagged and released by KIDO team. Hawksbill turtles are listed as worldwide Critically Endangered by IUCN. Carriacou Animal Hospital volunteer veterinaries assisted during the release  

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