ERIC Number: EJ631494
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Learning from Experience: A Report from Mexico's Turtle Trip 2000.
Jankowska, Marta Maja
Electronic Green Journal, n13 Dec 2000
Fifteen high school students and adults from Idaho traveled to Mexico to assist the One World Workforce with monitoring the nests of olive ridley sea turtles. Only 1 percent of these endangered turtles mature to adulthood. The volunteers protected the eggs from poachers and helped the hatchlings get safely to the water. (TD)
Descriptors: Endangered Species, Environmental Education, Experiential Learning, Field Trips, Foreign Countries, High School Students, Learning Experience, Personal Narratives, Secondary Education, Volunteers, Wildlife Management
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Mexico