Dominica moves to protect endangered sea turtles
"The turtles are endangered without a doubt. Were fully behind the turtle preservation programme, and what ROSTI is doing, itҒs in the national interest, and its in tourism interest,"
- Yvor Nassief, Tourism Minister
Roseau, Dominica - The Ministry of Tourism and the Ministry of Agriculture are collaborating to protect sea turtles in Dominica, which are now on the verge of extinction.
At a recently held news conference, the Tourism and Agriculture Ministers both explained the significance of conserving leatherback turtles, which nest in Dominica, and also as a tourism product for turtle watching.