SAD-AFAG Achievements

 

SAD-AFAG MAIN ACHIEVEMENTS in the CONSERVATION of

MEDITERREAN MONK SEAL and its HABITAT in TURKEY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Membership to the Scientific Committee of the Ministry of Environment & Urbanization. Consultancy and Reporting to the Minister (DG TVK) (2020-….)

 

  • Membership to National Monk Seal Committee. Consultancy and Reporting on the Status and Threats on Monk Seals in Turkish Waters to DG Nature Protection & National Parks (DG DKMP) (1991-….)

 

 

 

 

AWARDS on the CONSERVATION of MEDITERRANEAN MONK SEALS

  1. 1997 Oil Pollution Clean-Up Operation to Save Monk Seal Habitats in Gümüşlük, Bodrum, SW Turkey / Henry Ford Eurpean Conservation Awards – National Award 2nd Prize
  2. 1998 Foça Pilot Project, Foça, İzmir, W Turkey / Henry Ford Eurpean Conservation Awards – National Award 1st Prize
  3. 1998 Foça Pilot Project, Foça, İzmir, W Turkey / Henry Ford Eurpean Conservation Awards – Grand Prix European Award 1st Prize
  4. 2007 Marine and Coastal Conservation Actions / Lord Baden Foundation – Nature Conservation Award
  5. 2008 Rescue and Rehabilitation of Orphan Monk Seal “Badem” / WWF Turkey – Panda National Award