By Press Trust of India| Posted by Mallika Soni | Bhubaneswar
PUBLISHED ON DEC 03, 2020 12:40 PM IST
Gahirmatha beach in Kendrapara district is acclaimed as the world’s largest-known nesting ground of these endangered marine species. Apart from Gahirmatha, these aquatic animals turn up at Rushikulya river mouth and Devi river mouth for mass nesting.
By Debabrata Mohanty | Edited by Sohini Sarkar | Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar
UPDATED ON NOV 14, 2020 03:17 PM IST
The study, the third such by the institute, would examine whether there has been any change in the traditional migratory route of the marine turtles from the Odisha coast to Sri Lanka. It would also find out if some of these turtles stay near the Odisha shoreline instead of migrating out after the nesting season is over in March-April.
By Press Trust of India | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri | Kendrapara
PUBLISHED ON NOV 01, 2020 09:06 PM IST
The sole objective of annual measures, that would remain effective till May 31, is to ensure the safety of marine animals during their breeding and mating season, said forest officials
By Asian News International| Posted by: Srimoyee Chowdhury | Panaji, Goa
PUBLISHED ON MAY 14, 2020 09:59 AM IST
Pramod Sawant also informed that the Mandrem, Agonda and Galgibagh beaches attract Olive Ridley turtles for nesting in Goa as well.
By Debabrata Mohanty | Hindustan Times, BHUBANESWAR
UPDATED ON MAY 03, 2019 09:29 AM IST
Regional president of the Seafood Exporters Association of India Kamlesh Mishra said tidal waves would inundate ponds and wash away the shrimp harvest.
By Ram Parmar | Hindustan Times, Palghar
PUBLISHED ON SEP 02, 2018 01:30 AM IST
The move is part of a long-term plan to fit around 60 turtles in the custody of WCAWA with microchips in order to monitor their movements