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 […]

WATCH: Adorable turtle released at Maltese beach

This is the moment Lilly the loggerhead turtle was returned to sea by the man who rescued her. The six-year-old turtle was cheered by tourists, beach-goers and staff from the Azure Golden Sands Resort as she was released at Golden Bay on Thursday morning. Lilly was injured after swallowing a fishing hook near Gnejna Bay […]

WATCH: Rescued turtle released into the sea off Gozo

Last winter, Luca was in bad shape. The loggerhead turtle had a fishing hook stuck in his throat and could barely eat or breathe. Luca’s long journey to recovery started after he was rescued by volunteers from Nature Trust Malta and taken to their specialist hospital for sick turtles in Marsascala. After almost eight months […]