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COINTRE Kathryn & Joël Experience at LOC

August 27th, 2020|

Joël & Kathryn Cointre's Experience at LOC Our first experience with LOC was in 2018; we spent two weeks on the premises helping wherever we were needed and [...]

The state of turtle nesting beaches of Kenya

December 6th, 2019|

The state of turtle nesting beaches of Kenya The Swahili coast of East Africa is famous for its pristine beaches, warm, turquoise waters and exceptional marine life. Crystal-clear, the Indian Ocean, [...]

Mangrove Restoration Day – an Eco Visitor’s Experience

March 20th, 2019|

Mangrove Restoration Day – an Eco Visitor’s Experience Mangroves play a very important role in Watamu’s Mida Creek. The forests not only stabilise the coastline, reducing erosion from storm surges, currents, waves, and tides but [...]

Kahindi Changawa | Celebrating 20yrs in Marine Conservation

March 14th, 2019|

Celebrating 20yrs in Marine Conservation Kahindi Changawa, one of the most experienced and knowledgeable team members of Local Ocean Conservation shares his learnings from 20yrs of marine conservation in Watamu, Kenya. This video was recorded [...]

GIS in Mapping Turtle Nesting Suitability of Beach to Inform Conservation Efforts

November 20th, 2018|

GIS in Mapping Turtle Nesting Suitability of Beach to Inform Conservation Efforts Listed as threatened, turtles are experiencing increased drop in their population, Habitats, foraging sites and also nesting sites. Nonprofits [...]