May 172011

Enggano Turtle

Bengkulu, Sumatra (ANTARA News) – Turtle poaching and illegal trading are still rampant on Enggano island North Bengkulu District, Bengkulu Province, Sumatra Island, a local resident said

“Last week, a 100-kg leatherback sea turtle was poached and its meat was sold, while its shell was thrown away into the sea,” Zulvan Zaviery, a resident of Enggano, said here Monday. Continue reading »