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Several dead turtles washed ashore

Wildlife range officers request the public to inform them on hotline 1992 if they had information of turtles, dolphins or whales washed ashore.
Wildlife range officers request the public to inform them on hotline 1992 if they had information of turtles, dolphins or whales washed ashore.

Wildlife range officers request the public to inform them on hotline 1992 if they had information of turtles, dolphins or whales washed ashore.

Colombo Wildlife Range Officer Saman Liyanage said that according to the statistics it is obvious that many turtles have washed ashore recently.

He said that two dead turtles had washed ashore within two days. There further reports of such incidents in Mount Lavinia, Angulana and Panadura. The officer made this request when he went to inspect a dead turtle that had washed ashore in Panadura yesterday.

He requested the public to inform them if they found turtles, dolphins or whales washed ashore, on hotline 1992, without burying them.


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