Turtle Conservancy

The Turtle Conservancy is dedicated to protecting threatened turtles and tortoises and their habitats worldwide, and to promoting their appreciation by people everywhere. The Turtle Conservancy focuses its work on four strategic program areas, namely conserving species in their natural habitat, maintaining captive breeding programs, monitoring and helping to prevent trade, and spreading global awareness.

Projects supported

Continued and Enhanced Community-Based Maintenance and Monitoring of the Bolson Tortoise Ecosystem Preserve

Expand and protect a new Reserve for the critically endangered South African Geometric Tortoise