The conservationists did not interfere, as they wanted the creatures to "map" their surroundings and then return to lay eggs decades later.
The video starts with Sheikh Hamdan holding onto a baby turtle. He then releases the baby on the beach. The struggling turtle makes its way into the waters.
Several species, including green turtles, hawksbills and leatherbacks, nest on Malaysia's coasts, where the spectacle of babies hatching and scurrying into the sea has long been a major tourist draw.
A mobile-based application called KURMA was launched for turtle conservation in India on May 23, 2020, which is celebrated globally as World Turtle Day.
An unusual, rare bright yellow version of the albino Indian flapshell turtle was spotted and rescued from a pond in West Bengal, India.
Leatherback turtles are rare and protected animals. In Indonesia, these turtles have not been hunted and captured since 1987. Leatherback turtles are categorised as the 4th largest reptile in the world.
The sea turtles were successfully rehabilitated after being rescued last year with the help of the public, seagoers, fishermen, EAD rangers and the strategic partners from government and private sectors, as well as other partners.
The Birdsey Cape Wildlife Centre in Massachusetts, USA, witnessed the birth of a two-headed and six-legged diamond-backed terrapin.Officials at the centre said the turtle is feeding well, swimming and leading a normal life since it was born two weeks ago.
For any sick turtles or hatchlings found on the beach, EGA ensures care is provided by the Jumeirah Group’s Dubai Turtle Rehabilitation Project.
Cypriot free divers George Argyriou and Valeriu Nuta gave CPR to resuscitate a juvenile green turtle (Chelonia mydas) after they found it trapped in a net underwater at Limnara Beach, in the Cypriot port town of Ayia Napa.