Stockyard Point Marine Turtle Info Session
LEARN HOW TO MONITOR AND REPORT LOCAL MARINE TURTLE ACTIVITY
Saturday 22 October
12:30pm – 2:00pm
Stockyard Point Rural Fire Brigade Shed
Are you a Stockyard Point resident interested in helping nesting and hatching marine turtles?
Fitzroy Basin Association (FBA) are looking for volunteers to help monitor and record marine turtle movements on Byfield beaches.
– The different marine turtles in the region
– How to identify different species of marine turtles
– How to report sightings using your smart phone
Karl French – Turtle Specialist
Lisa Del Riccio – Community Participation Officer & Team Turtle CQ Coordinator
ABOUT TEAM TURTLE CQ (TTCQ)
TTCQ was established in 2015 by FBA to gain a greater understanding of marine turtle nesting in central Queensland. Volunteers actively monitor CQ beaches from October to March each year to collect data. This data is provided to the QLD Turtle Conservation Program.
This is a free event.
Lisa Del Riccio
Community Participation Officer
0448 329 514