Last Updated: Monday, August 12, 2013, 12:16
Unregulated tourism and development activity along beaches like Mandarmani and Digha in West Bengal is killing turtles including the vulnerable Olive Ridleys, say researchers.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 08, 2013, 14:04
Surfacing of millions of baby Olive Ridley marine turtles along the serene Gahirmatha beach along Odisha coast has cheered conservationists across the globe.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 20, 2013, 18:16
Putting fears of forest officials and wildlife lovers to rest endangered Olive Ridley sea turtles have arrived in hordes at Gahirmatha beach here for their annual mass nesting.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 18:58
A record number of over 3 lakh Olive Ridley turtles have laid eggs in Odisha coast within a span of only one week, officials said today.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 16, 2013, 18:03
Several carcasses of Olive Ridley turtles were washed ashore near the mouth of river Rushikulya off Odisha`s Ganjam coast, a major mass nesting site of these endangered species.
Last Updated: Monday, May 07, 2012, 13:58
About 1.68 lakh turtles had arrived at Nasi-2 nesting ground from March 20 - March 28 to lay eggs on the sandy beach.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 12, 2012, 15:11
The beaches of Morjim and Ashwem witnessed an unusual number of Olive Ridley turtles visiting these beaches.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 10, 2012, 18:29
A large number of eggs of Olive Ridley turtles were destroyed due to sea erosion in the mouth of Rushikulya river in Odisha`s Ganjam district.
Last Updated: Friday, April 06, 2012, 19:06
A Puducherry-based NGO`s efforts to protect eggs of the endangered Olive Ridley sea turtles have borne fruit with 110 hatchlings being let out into the sea on Friday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 20, 2012, 21:48
Olive Ridley turtles have finally arrived at Gahirmatha beach in Odisha to lay eggs.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 03, 2011, 15:59
Around one lakh endangered Olive Ridley turtles have turned up at Orissa`s beach for mass nesting.
Last Updated: Sunday, May 09, 2010, 18:34
Olive Ridley Turtles have turned up once again this year to lay eggs on the sandy Gahirmatha beaches.
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