The Nature Trust organisation announced this morning that 11 more baby turtles have hatched at Ramla l-Ħamra.
The previous night, another 62 turtles had hatched in the same bay.
Thus, 73 baby turtles have hatched from the eggs laid by a turtle at the Gozitan beach on the night between 29. – 30 May. This is the first time there has been a nest of turtles in Gozo in 70 years.
The nest was being guarded by a number of volunteers together with the joint efforts of the Environment and Resources Authority and the Ministry of Gozo.