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Scientific Transactions in Environment and Technovation Journal(STET), 05 Jul 2016 | 0
Year : 2015 | Volume: 8 | Issue: 2 | Pages : 72-74

Status of Olive Ridley Turtle in Point Calimere Wikdlife Sanctuary, Tamilnadu
and hatcheries as a Conservation Tool

Five of the seven species of marine turtles found worldwide are reported to occur in Indian Coastal waters. Five species of
the marine turtles, which are listed under Schedule I of the Indian Wildlife (Protection) Act 1972, have been recorded
from the coastal waters of Tamilnadu.

Keywords: Hatcheries, Olive ridley turtles, Point Calimere, Reintroduce, Rescue of turtle eggs, Tamilnadu

Citation: *, ( 2015), Status of Olive Ridley Turtle in Point Calimere Wikdlife Sanctuary, Tamilnadu
and hatcheries as a Conservation Tool. Scientific Transactions in Environment and Technovation Journal(STET), 8(2): 72-74

Received: 2016-05-07 08:11:40; Accepted: 2016-05-07 08:11:51;
Published: 07/05/2016

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*Correspondence: A. Kumaraguru