Green turtle rescue in Oman

Green turtle rescue in Oman

green turtle rescue omanExactly one month ago, on the way to Bandar Al Khairan, we spotted a large green turtle on the surface.

Unfortunately the turtle was tangled in some fishing nets.

We struggled quite a lot to free her from the net but Shelly had some serious injuries.

5 green turtle rescue oman 02-09-2016We decided to turn back to the dive center to save the turtle, called the Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture and they took the turtle to their rehabilitation pool.

The veterinary was able to help Shelly.

And with great excitement we can now officially say, that Shelly is ready to be back in the sea on Sunday the 28th of august!