Kuta Sea Turtle

Kuta Beach Sea Turtle protection program since 2001 on Kuta Beach Bali
Eggs their are laid too near to the water face a high risk of being submerged. To save these eggs, they are moved to the hatchery facilities  without disturbing them.
Sea turtle lay eggs on March until September, they will hatch beyween May and October. So far, turtle species that layseggs on Kuta beach is Olive ridley (Lepidochelys olivacea).
Between 2002 and 2007 there were more than 8,000 egegs laid on Kuta beach, and 6,000 of them were successfully hatched and released to the ocean. This means that 75% eggs are saved. In 2005 turtle tagging program was started,  17 turtle were tagged in the period of two years up to 2007.

Further information regarding sea turtle protection on Kuta beach :

Amel, Baim, Nizam lepas tukik dipantai Kuta, Bali dalam acara RnB Trans 7