Latest News on Olive Ridley Turtles
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Feb 22, 2019
Ashoka University professor bags prestigious 50,000 Euro Nature Conservation AwardShe's the first Indian woman to win the Award for studying sustainable fishing & Olive Ridley turtles.
Oct 31, 2018
Odisha govt readies plan to protect endangered Olive Ridley turtles ahead of annual mass nesting, bans fishing near coastThe ban on fishing within 20 kilometres from the coast for the protection of turtles will be imposed from 1 November, 2018 till 30 May, 2019.
Aug 29, 2018
300 endangered sea turtles found dead off southern Mexican coast; environment protection officials launch investigationMexico, which is home to six of the world’s seven species of sea turtles, has a permanent program to protect the reptiles, including criminal penalties for those who kill them.
Mar 22, 2018
Olive Ridley turtles nest in Mumbai's Versova beach as 80 hatchlings make way into Arabian SeaDespite Mumbai's polluted beaches, the Olive Ridley turtles seem to have found one beach clean enough to nest, with around 80 hatchlings making their way to the Arabian Sea on Thursday.
Dec 14, 2017
Odisha forest officials arrest 19 fishermen, seize four trawlers for sneaking into prohibited turtle concentration zoneForest personnel have arrested 19 fishermen from Olive Ridley turtle concentration zones at Gahirmatha Marine Sanctuary in Odisha
Jun 19, 2012
PDS system extended in Odisha to make up for 7-month fishing banIn a boost to beleaguered traditional marine fishermen living along Paradip coast in Odisha, the state government is all set to extend public distribution system (PDS) doles to over 5,000 fishermen families.