Cleaning of Rekawa beach

Cleaning of Rekawa beach

24 May 2018 04:35 pm

A beach cleaning took place on the 23rd at Rekawa beach, the only conservation area for reptilians in Sri Lanka, in view of the upcoming world turtles’ day.
Officials of the Kalamatiya and Rekawa wildlife offices, Tangalle Pradeshiya Sabha and the staff of Hotel Anantara participated.
 
The beach was cleared of large amounts of polythene and plastics.
 
Wildlife officials, together with the ICUN, are due to conduct a research on sites along the beach between Tangalle and Yala where turtles lay eggs.
 
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