SEA TURTLES RESCUED FROM MANILA BAY PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 20 September 2012 17:51

 

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On August 20, a team from the Pawikan Conservation Project of the Protected Areas and Wildlife Bureau (PAWB)-DENR released two yearling hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) and an adult male olive ridley turtle (Lepidochelys olivacea) at Crystal Beach Resort, San Narciso, Zambales. The said turtles were found floating in Manila Bay Waters and was rescued by concerned citizen of Baseco, Manila, Philippine Coast Guard. The three turtles were given medical care at the Wildlife Rescue Center of PAWB. (Photos courtesy of Emie T. Ramoso)



 
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