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26/05/2019 - 08:42

A 20-kilogram Vich sea turtle released into the sea

On May 25, Chan May Port Border Guard Station in coordination with a local fisherman released a 20-kilogram Vich sea turtle into the sea.

The Vich sea turtle was released into the natural environment on the morning of May 25

Major Van Le Lam Duc, Political Instructor of Chan May Port Border Guard Station said that earlier, fisherman Phan Thanh Gian, residing in Canh Duong Hamlet (Loc Vinh, Phu Loc), had found the Vich sea turtle weighing 20 kilograms trapped in his fishing net while spreading out the net in the rock rapids area in Loc Vinh Commune.

Receiving the news, the unit mobilized and coordinated with the fisherman to release the Vich sea turtle into the natural environment.

Story and photo: Quynh Anh