2 turtle carcasses found on Terengganu beaches


Terengganu Fisheries Department director Ruzaidi Mamat the two dead green sea turtles found dead today are believed to have died due to drowning after being stuck in trawling nets. – EPA pic, January 14, 2022.

TWO green sea turtles were found dead on Terengganu beaches – one at Pantai Batu Burok and the other at Pantai Seberang Takir in Kuala Nerus.

Terengganu Fisheries Department director Ruzaidi Mamat said the two green sea turtles, estimated to be about 20 years old, were about 1.3m long and 0.65m wide.


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