Scientist document connectivity between Cocos Island and Las Gemelas

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

Crema doing research of the stingray population in Cabo Blanco

CREMAS seeks Research Assistants, season 2020-2021

 

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

International Day of Women and Girls in Science Thanks to our Crema's biologist girls Today is International Day of Women and Girls in Science and we are very grateful with Daniela and Carmen, biologists and coordinators of our sea turtle nesting beaches project.Girl...

CREMAS seeks Research Assistants, season 2020-2021

CREMAS seeks Research Assistants, season 2020-2021 See here relevant information to apply   Background Information The Rescue Center for Endangered Marine Species (CREMA) runs four sea turtle nesting beach conservation projects on the southern Nicoya Peninsula of...

House votes to end shark fins sales in the U.S.

House votes to end shark fins sales in the U.S. Action now moves to the Senate The U.S. House just said a decisive and resounding “no” to the terrible shark fin trade, in which fishermen cut the fins off sharks and dump them back into the waters to drown, be eaten...

Crema continues monitoring the Hawksbill Sea Turtle

Crema continues monitoring the Hawksbill Sea Turtle Researh is develope with the corresponding permits from the authorities Smile We use photographs to identify every individual and observe changes in our turtley friends. Hawksbill sea turtles (Eretmochelys...

Coalition of NGOs submitted bill

Bill that would return wildlife status to sharks in Costa Rica was signed  by the Congress’s Environment Commission. Coalition of NGOs submitted bill, December the 17th, 2020 A popular initiative consisting of a bill that would return wildlife status to sharks was...

REEF MANTA RAY RECORDED FOR FIRST TIME IN EASTERN PACIFIC

REEF MANTA RAY RECORDED FOR FIRST TIME IN EASTERN PACIFIC Chance sighting suggests ‘coastal manta’ may venture out further offshore than previously thought A pregnant reef manta ray was encountered for the first time at the...

About CREMA

CREMA is a Costa Rican non-profit NGO founded in 2012. We are a marine conservation and research organization working to protect ocean resources and promote sustainable fisheries policies in Costa Rica and Central America.

Direction

Direct in the field conservation projects

Research

Research and outreach onboard commercial fishing vessels

Awareness

Public awareness and education

Policy Advocacy

Litigation and policy advocacy