Nick is on a mission to save Malaysia’s turtles. By convincing policy makers and fishermen to equip shrimp trawlers with Turtle Excluder Devices and studying the ecology of the turtles, he’s tackling the problem head on.
Nick Pilcher works with local fishers in Sandakan to make sure the TED is properly installed. Photo by Marcie Jopony (Marine Research Foundation)
Sea Turtle Conservation Imperatives in Malaysia