|Endangered sea turtles lay 1.44M eggs in Tawi-Tawi|
Source: Inquire Global Nation
MANILA, Philippines —- It’s a baby boom in Turtle Islands as conservation efforts broke a 28-year record to produce 1.44 million green turtle eggs in a protected sanctuary in Tawi-Tawi, Conservation International (CI) Philippines on Friday. A total of 14,220 green turtle nests were recorded on Baguan Island in 2011, up from the 12,311 nests recorded in 1995, CI Philippines, citing figures obtained from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), announced. READ MORE ».