Baby, K G (2011) Occurrence of baby turtles at Puthen Kadappuram Beach, Thrissur, Kerala. Marine Fisheries Information Service; Technical & Extension Series (207). p. 39.
A rare sight of crawling young ones of the marine Olive ridley turtle was seen at Puthen Kadappuram, Thrissur on 22-02-2010. There were 110 nesting eggs which were laid 47 days back in a two feet deep trench about 50 m away from the sea. These eggs were monitored by the local turtle conservation committee and 85 freshly hatched baby turtles were carefully released to the sea at sunrise.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||baby turtles; Puthen Kadappuram Beach; Thrissur; Kerala|
|Subjects:||Marine Ecosystems > Coral Reefs > Conservation
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries|
|Depositing User:||Arun Surendran|
|Date Deposited:||07 Mar 2012 04:13|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2015 15:52|
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