190 sea turtle eggs found on Phang Nga Beach

Phang Nga-

A total of 190 Hawksbill sea turtle eggs have been found in a nest on a beach in Phang Nga, North of Phuket.

The Mu Ko Surin National Park officials told the Phuket Express that yesterday, (January 15th), they found traces of a sea turtle mother laying eggs on a beach in the national park area in the Kura Buri district.

They found in total 190 hawksbill sea turtle eggs in the nest. The eggs have been relocated to a safe area nearby due to concern of damage from the weather.

Sixy-four baby leatherback sea turtles have successfully hatched and headed to the sea in Phang Nga, north of Phuket.


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Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.