Monday, 20.11.2017
 Daily news from the Canaries and the islands' biggest English language newspaper on-line
Google+    
Daily news from the Canaries and the islands
   Daily news from the Canaries and the islands' biggest English language newspaper on-line

Turtle rescue at Fasnia
A fisherman and several divers discovered a sea turtle on Friday at the Playa La Era in Fasnia. The right front fin of the animal was very badly injured so they called the police. Guardia Civil officers took care of the animal until the Civil Protection team arrived.


© Guardia Civil

line
13.11.2017 - Residents provided a container in which the animal could be transported.  It was filled with seawater to keep the animal moist.  The Civil Protection staff then took care of its transport to the La Tahonilla wildlife sanctuary, where the animal was attended to by veterinarians. It is now recovering from its severe injuries.

 



Gallery: Turtle rescue at Fasnia
 
 1 picture found: Go to gallery
News::
Daily News
Tenerife
Gran Canaria
Canary Islands
Spain
Features
What do you think?
Impressions

Canary Property Guide
ic media group