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Despite fishing activities being exempted under lockdown, fisherfolk in Odisha say workforce, logistics, market situation major hurdles in wake of COVID-19
India

Despite fishing activities being exempted under lockdown, fisherfolk in Odisha say workforce, logistics, market situation major hurdles in wake of COVID-19

Highlighting why exemption of fisheries and related activities from lockdown restrictions may not help fishing communities and businesses much, experts have said that logistics, manpower and market situation in the wake of COVID-19 stand as major obstacles.

Turtles are facing a race for survival, and it's up to humans to ensure their victory for our future
Life

Turtles are facing a race for survival, and it's up to humans to ensure their victory for our future

If ancient India recognised the turtle's importance, it seems modern India is entirely ignorant of it, so intent does it seem upon the destruction of this wise and venerable creature.

Asian Athletics Championship: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik unveils event's official mascot Olly
Sports

Asian Athletics Championship: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik unveils event's official mascot Olly

Olly, the Olive Ridley sea turtle was on Monday unveiled as the official mascot for the 22nd edition of the Asian Athletics Championships to be held from 6 to 9 July.

Olive Ridley turtles: Live telecast of mass nesting shelved after security concerns
India

Olive Ridley turtles: Live telecast of mass nesting shelved after security concerns

Coastal security compulsion has forced the authorities not to go ahead with live telecast of mass nesting of Olive Ridley turtles at a rookery in Odisha close to the defence installation site, forest officials said today.

Odisha: Olive Ridley turtles begin to arrive for breeding
India

Odisha: Olive Ridley turtles begin to arrive for breeding

Arrival of Olive Ridley sea turtles at Rushikulya river mouth in Odisha's Ganjam district has marked the start of the annual breeding season of the endangered animal.

With turtles beginning their mating season, 'Operation Oliver' begins
India

With turtles beginning their mating season, 'Operation Oliver' begins

With Olive Ridley marine turtles beginning their mating, 'Operation Oliver' has got underway along the serene seawaters of Gahirmatha marine sanctuary in Odisha's Kendrapara district.

Odisha: Olive Ridley turtles lay over 25,000 eggs
India

Odisha: Olive Ridley turtles lay over 25,000 eggs

Over 25,000 eggs have so far been laid by Olive Ridley turtles during mass nesting of the sea creature near river Rushikulya river mouth in Ganjam district of Odisha.

Odisha plans to webcast mass nesting of Olive Ridley turtles
India

Odisha plans to webcast mass nesting of Olive Ridley turtles

The Odisha government is exploring possibilities of webcasting the annual event of the mass nesting of Olive Ridley Turtle in the Odisha coast.

Odisha: Coast Guard launches 'Operation Oliver' to protect turtles
India

Odisha: Coast Guard launches 'Operation Oliver' to protect turtles

As part of its annual mission to ensure the safe mid-sea sojourn of breeding Olive Ridley sea turtles in Gahirmatha marine sanctuary area of Odisha, the Coast Guard has launched 'Operation Oliver'.