31 Aug, 2016 @ 17:02
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Rare turtle eggs hatch in southern Spain

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sea turtleTEN rare sea turtle eggs have hatched in Southern Spain.

Veterinarian at the Oceanographic Foundation in Valencia Jose Luis Crespo said he hoped the turtles would soon be able to start their new life at sea.

Baby turtles make for delicious and easy pickings for marine predators, so a small selection will be kept behind at the facility until they are big enough to be safely released.

Laurence Dollimore

Laurence has a BA and MA in International Relations and a Gold Standard diploma in Multi-Media journalism from News Associates in London. He has almost a decade of experience and previously worked as a senior reporter for the Mail Online in London.

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