|123 baby turtles released in Tayabas Bay|
Source: Inquirer News
LUCENA CITY — Environmentalists and local officials have let loose some 123 Olive Ridley sea turtle (pawikan) hatchlings to their natural habitat at Tayabas Bay in nearby Sariaya town early morning on Friday. Ernesto Amores Jr., Sariaya municipal agriculture officer, said the baby turtles were hatched in a nestling site in Barangay San Roque fronting the 40-hectare municipal fish sanctuary. READ MORE ».