Environment & Sustainability
2020 Apr 08 Wed, 04:16:15 pm

63 Hawksbill turtle nests spotted at Sir Bu Nair Island Reserve

SHARJAH, 8th April, 2020 (WAM) -- About 63 Hawksbill turtle nests have been spotted at the Sir Bu Nair Island Reserve in Sharjah. The turtles reportedly arrived on 12th March and are expected to lay their eggs until the end of May, said the Sir Bu Nair Marine Research Centre of the Environment and Protected Areas Authority in Sharjah in a press release issued on Wednesday. Hana Saif Al Suwaidi, Chairperson of the Environment and Protected Areas Authority, said that the Authority undertook several initiatives...