Jun 21, 2020 | News | Jerusalem & Area

Volunteer rescues sea turtle eggs from hungry fox in Ashkelon

While walking on the beach of Ashkelon early Wednesday morning volunteer for the Israel Nature and Parks Authority (INPA) Pazi Kremer noticed a hungry fox sniffing for sea turtle eggs.

The fox was able to devour two eggs before fleeing from Kremer, who reported the incident to Park Ranger Yoav Greenberg and the two began to relocate the 96 surviving eggs to a safe location. In this case, the INPA Center for Hatchings Sea Turtle Eggs.