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Giving Nature a Voice – Season 01 Episode 07

Synopsis

Turtle Rescue (Part 1)

Since 1997 Watamu Turtle Watch has rescued over 17,000 turtles and released them back into the Indian Ocean. Marine turtles are often caught in fishermen’s nets or tangled in floating debris. Watamu Turtle Watch has worked hard to rehabilitate injured turtles at their coastal facility while educating the next generation of local school kids how to value these ancient creatures.

A Film By: Thuku Kariuki

The Filmmakers

Giving Nature a Voice is produced by East African filmmakers, for the African market and beyond. 33 teams from Kenya, Burundi, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, and the Democratic Republic of Congo have captured the beauty and pathos of their home environment in a series of award winning half hour films.

AGA KHAN UNIVERSITY presents the documentary series "GIVING NATURE A VOICE" directed by ANDREW TKACH interim dean and vice provost DR. ALEX AWITI project officer gsmc MARIETTA MUSYOKA