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#69: A Heroic Mother-Daughter Team Fighting to Save the Green Turtles of Tobago

This just in from Heather Pepe, a woman who grew up in our town in the Adirondacks, one of Keene’s great families, the Pepes,  and moved down to Tobago in the early nineties and has lived through the transition of the sunny, easy-going, sustainable island way of life to the violent lootin’ and shootin’ anything to make a buck culture that I saw Jamaica undergo in the seventies and is now pervasive in the Carribean, to the detriment of what’s left of its once abundant marine life.

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