Rushikulya Sea Turtle Protection Committee


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Type of Organization:

Non-governmental Organisation


Rushikulya Sea Turtle Protection Committee Purunamandha, Palibandha Post, Ganjam district, Orissa- 761026

Brief Description of Work/ Research:

The members of RSTPC have begun to monitor the nesting population and also assist in the release of hatchlings during mass hatching along the Rushikulya coast. They have also encouraged tourists, locals, and especially children to participate in the collection and release of disoriented hatchlings as a part of our awareness programmes. Members also assist in collecting data and public awareness programmes.

Where is the work/research situated?

Their activities are primarily focused along the Ruhikulya river mouth along the coast of Orissa.

Contact Person 1:

Rabindranath Sahu