Only one egg unhatched out of 112 in Gnejna nest

A total of 111 out of 112 turtles hatched after a turtle laid eggs in Gnejna last June. This was announced by Nature Trust after they were present to the nest excavation this morning.

The nest was underneath 44 to 72 cm of sand. The turtle had laid eggs on 25th June, and the eggs hatched on 22nd August.

Numbers are in! The nest was excavated this morning by the environment and resources authority (ERA) in our presence.A…

Posted by Nature Trust – FEE Malta on Tuesday, August 28, 2018