The March Of The Olive Ridley Turtles | Nat Geo Traveller India

Photos: The March of the Olive Ridley Turtles

Thousands of turtles come together to nest at a tiny beach in Odisha.

Arribada or “The Arrival” refers to the coming of thousands of female sea turtles to the beach to lay their eggs. It lasts for under one week.

Appeared in the July 2015 issue as “March of the Turtles”.

  • Kalyan Varma is a wildlife photojournalist and documentary filmmaker.

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