Endangered Green Turtle Given New Lease on Life

Endangered Green Turtle Given New Lease on Life

Dubai’s Turtle Rehabilitation Unit has successfully satellite tagged and returned a huge 150kg Green Turtle along with 15 critically endangered Hawksbill Turtles back to their natural habitat, following several months of rehabilitation at Burj Al Arab and Madinat Jumeirah. The turtle was named Jade by one fan who won the Twitter and Facebook naming competition.


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Burj Al Arab - 2009 Middle East’s Leading Hotel, 2009 UAE’s Leading Hotel, 2009 Dubai’s Leading Hotel
Jumeirah Beach Hotel - 2009 Dubai’s Leading Resort
Emirates Towers - 2009 Middle East’s Leading Business Hotel, 2009 Dubai’s Leading Business Hotel
Madinat Jumeirah - 2009 UAE’s Leading Resort, 2009 Dubai’s Leading Conference Hotel
Jumeirah Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa
Jumeirah Carlton Tower - 2006 England’s Leading Business Hotel
Jumeirah Essex House