olive ridley


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Synonyms for olive ridley

olive-colored sea turtle of tropical Pacific and Indian and the southern Atlantic oceans

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Ganjam (Odisha) [India] Feb 25 ( ANI ): Lakhs of endangered Olive Ridley turtles flocked the Rushikulya river mouth for their annual mass nesting in Odisha's Ganjam district.
Besides Khan's work with the Olive Ridley Project he keeps busy with his adventure organisation TacTack, offering activities such as snorkelling, swimming, skin diving, trekking, climbing and culture tours.
Castillo said the olive ridley was among the three species of sea turtles found in Zambales province.
Working with the Maldivian government and NGOs including the Manta Trust, the Olive Ridley Turtle Project and Shark Watch, the Gili Veshi team will continually monitor the marine ecosystem and threats to biodiversity including coral bleaching and the onslaught of invasive Crown of Thorn starfish.
A RARE olive ridley turtle has flown with holidaymakers to Gran Canaria to be released into the wild.
The rare olive ridley turtle had been found washed ashore in the Menai Strait in Wales, and sent to the Anglesey Sea Zoo.
A rare Olive Ridley sea turtle, named 'Barnacle', checked out of Jumeirah Al Naseem's turtle rehabilitation lagoon on May 11 along with more than 70 critically endangered hawksbill turtles, who had all been nursed back to health by the Dubai Turtle Rehabilitation Project (DTRP), headed back home into the waters of the Arabian Gulf.
The hatchery/visitor centre incubates rescued eggs from Green, Hawksbill, Loggerhead, Olive Ridley and Leatherback turtles for around 32-40 days and, once hatched, babies are released at three days old for optimum survival instinct.
Roebuck Bay's biodiversity is extensive and the marine park provides enhanced protection for threatened species such as the snubfin dolphin, flatback turtle, olive ridley turtle and the specially protected dugong," Mr Jacob said.
CARCASSES of more than 500 endangered Olive Ridley turtles, the flagship wildlife species of the state, have been spotted on the beaches of Gahirmatha Marine Sanctuary in Kendrapada district setting alarm bells ringing.
NEWPORT - An endangered olive ridley sea turtle is under intensive care at the Oregon Coast Aquarium's animal rehabilitation unit after it was spotted in distress on a beach.
Over a few nights, almost a million Olive Ridley turtle eggs hatch, turning the beach into a wriggling mass of life, as the babies slowly make their way down the sand and into the sea.
Over few nights a million olive ridley sea turtle eggs hatch and turn the beach into a wriggling mass of life as the babies slowly make their way down the sand and into the sea.
Over a few nights a million olive ridley sea turtle eggs hatch and turn the beach into a wriggling mass of life as the babies slowly make their way down the sand and into the sea.
The government's primary effort involves a scheme to increase monitoring beaches where turtles make their nesting grounds, particularly the olive ridley turtle.