Wallace J. Nichols earned a doctorate from SNRE in 2003. Today, he works with fishermen in Northwestern Mexico to conserve sea turtles. He is the founder of Grupo Tortuguero and also helped to launch Billion Baby Turtles, a project to raise funds for efforts to place one billion baby turtles in the ocean.
Read more: uanews.org/blog/new-series-features-ua-grads-work-saving-sea-turtles
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