Rescued turtle released back into the sea at Gnejna Bay

A turtle which was rescued during the ferocious storms that hit Malta and Gozo in February has been released back into the wild. Crowds of schoolchildren clapped as the Janis the loggerhead turtle made her way down the sand and vanished under the waves at Gnejna Bay. Janis was found entangled in fishing line and […]

Two rescued turtles released off the Maltese coast

Two more turtles have been released off the Maltese coast. The creatures, named Jane and Angelique by Nature Trust Malta, were returned to the wild on the beach at Gnejna Bay after months in rehab. They were both found entangled in marine debris by fishermen but recovered from their ordeal thanks to the kindness and […]

Three rescued turtles released off Maltese coast

Three turtles are starting new adventures off the Maltese coast. Gabriel, Victoria and Stef have been released at Gnejna Bay after being cared for by volunteers at the Nature Trust wildlife rescue section at San Lucjan Centre. All three were rescued earlier this year after swallowing plastic and struggling to breathe. Stef, in particular, was […]