Olive Ridley Turtles

Eco Retreat fest at Pentha beach from Nov 15

Besides providing tourists an opportunity to explore the beautiful destination, the festival will generate income for locals.

published on : 19th October 2021

Orissa High Court asks Centre to file affidavit on fishing vessel tracking

The court was hearing on Tuesday the PIL it had registered suo motu on February 23 on the high mortality rate of Olive Ridley turtles on the Odisha coast.

published on : 23rd September 2021

Gahirmatha comes alive as baby Olive Ridleys emerge from shells

A female turtle usually lays around 80 to 100 eggs, said divisional forest officer (DFO) of Bhitarkanika Bikash Ranjan Dash.

published on : 27th April 2021

Punarjani to take up rescue of Olive Ridley turtles in Kerala

While the major nesting sites of Olive Ridley turtles are well identified and managed, sites where turtles make sporadic visits are often overlooked.

published on : 16th April 2021

Trawling behind Olive Ridley mortality: Orissa HC panel  

The committee stated in its report that upon release, the trawlers and boats commit similar offences again during the season.

published on : 16th March 2021