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Please consider becoming a member of the African Chelonian Institute (ACI) to help save African turtles and tortoises in their native habitats.

ACI Member Benefits

  • Receive our annual newsletter, The Pelusios, both in paper copy and electronically.
  • Free admission to the institute including: collections, library, media library, and breeding facility.
  • Receive information about improved captive breeding husbandry techniques for African freshwater turtles and tortoises.
  • Support of turtle and tortoise in-situ conservation activities and projects in Africa.
  • Notification of the occasional availability of surplus, confiscated, and adopted African turtles and tortoises for loan or sale.

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    33022 Ngaparou / Mbour
    Senegal – West Africa



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