The Dead Turtle Memorial

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Bodhi Leaf The Dead Turtle Memorial

On a very special night, at a very special beach in Goa, Olive Ridley sea turtles come in from the ocean to lay their eggs– this tree represents that annual event


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  • Latitude: 15.630476 ° north of the Equator
  • Longitude: 73.723084 ° east of the Prime Meridian
  • Altitude: 2.8 metres above sea level

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Journey Journey:

  • West Coast Walkabout
  • Path : From Goa southwards down the Karnataka coast, to the mountain jungles of Wayanad, then across Pallakad Gap, up into Coimbatore and Murayur
  • Date photographed: 30.11.09

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