above: Creating a grassroots sea turtle movement along three
thousand miles of desert coastline has its challenges. The “
turtle-mobile” visits communities throughout northwestern Mexico,
bringing Grupo Tortuguero’s message of hope.
top right: A female black turtle nests on a beach at night.
bottom right: This field coordinator for Grupo Tortuguero is
responsible for working with dozens of fishermen and former
turtle hunters to coordinate the monitoring efforts occurring
throughout northwestern Mexico.