MALTA: RARE TURTLE FOUND DEAD OFF THE MALTESE COAST

RARE TURTLE FOUND DEAD OFF THE MALTESE COAST

A rare turtle has been found dead in the sea off Cirkewwa.

The leatherback turtle was discovered washed up early this morning near the ferry terminal.

It was around one metre long and around 500kg in weight.

Nature Trust said the species was very rare in the Mediterranean.

http://www.bay.com.mt/index.php/malta-news/425-turtle-washed-ashore-dead.html

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s