Bottlenose Dolphin Take Reduction Plan (BDTRP)
The goal of the BDTRP is to reduce serious injuries and deaths of the Western North Atlantic coastal bottlenose dolphin from incidental entanglement in nine U.S. commercial
The Southeast Region's Protect Dolphins Campaign
The Protect Dolphins Campaign is a national education and outreach effort, seeking to protect wild dolphins from harmful human interactions, and illegal activities, such as feeding and harassment.
Human and Recreational Fishery Interaction
The Dolphin SMART program
Dolphin SMART is a unique, voluntary recognition and education program offering participation incentives for commercial dolphin viewing businesses that voluntarily follow the "program criteria," and educate their customers about the importance of responsible viewing of wild dolphins. To learn more about the Dolphin SMART program please visit:www.dolphinsmart.org
For more information about bottllenose dolphin conservation, please contact Stacey Horstman.