Opening Asia for Russia

Huge turtles appeared off the coast of Limassol

30.09.2019 153 просмотров

Caretta caretta is on the list of endangered species and therefore is carefully protected by the laws of Cyprus.


The weight of these turtles can reach 160 kilograms. For comparison, domestic turtles weigh no more than 100–300 grams. 



since she does not hide her head under the shell, as her close relatives do. Instead of paws, sea turtles have flippers, which, when necessary, they quickly tuck into the “house”, like an aircraft landing gear. 

There are about 800 carriages left in the world, so they are listed in the Red Book.



In Cyprus, these animals live mainly on Lara Beach, as well as on the Akamas Peninsula, where they sail to lay their eggs. But recently, these turtles are increasingly seen off the coast of other coastal cities.

Eco environment

Eco environment

Eco environment

Eco environment

Eco environment

Eco environment

Eco environment

Новости партнёров

Подпишитесь на рассылки Большой Азии

Подпишитесь и не пропускайте эксклюзивные новости

x