May 23 marks World Turtle Day

Sun, 23 May 2021 - 08:58 GMT

World Turtle Day is an international day established by the American "ATR" organization to encourage global humanitarian action to conserve turtles.

Thousands stung in Australian jellyfish 'invasion'

Mon, 07 Jan 2019 - 09:50 GMT

Highly venomous jellyfish have stung more than three thousand people on Australia's northeastern shores in just a few days

Ministry of Environment takes precautionary measures against jellyfish

Thu, 07 Jun 2018 - 10:43 GMT

The Ministry of Environment is conducting various precautionary measures against any significant increase in jellyfish this year.

Sea turtles' sad fate: from restaurant menus to plastic 'soup'

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 - 10:49 GMT

Gently, Kenzo the sea turtle is lowered onto a beach where a scattering of bottle caps, candy wrappers.

Jellyfish infestation is global phenomenon; measures taken to face it

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 - 05:00 GMT

Environment Minister Khaled Fahmy said that a number of countries, not only Egypt, were affected by the phenomenon of spread of jellyfish.

Jellyfish in Egypt not edible: expert

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 - 01:10 GMT

Jellyfish species which spread out lately on the Egyptian shores and the Mediterranean are not edible, according to jellyfish studying team member of Suez Canal University, Tarek Tmraz.

Youth groups formed to monitor jellyfish invasion phenomena

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 - 11:34 GMT

Groups of youth have been formed to follow up the phenomena of invasion of jellyfish along Egypt’s Mediterranean shores.

Protecting sea turtle to help in facing spread of jellyfish

Sun, 09 Jul 2017 - 11:11 GMT

Egyptian authority is working on implementing a program that aims to face the phenomenon of the spread of jellyfish at Egypt's shores by protecting sea turtles

Environment Minister warns citizens against eating jellyfish

Sun, 09 Jul 2017 - 05:00 GMT

Health Ministry is studying them in nutrition laboratories and Food Safety Institute.

Egypt to combat jellyfish with sea turtles

Tue, 04 Jul 2017 - 02:23 GMT

The Alexandria Team for the Rescue of Turtles and Wildlife is organizing a large campaign to combat jellyfish in the northern coast with sea turtles

Number of jelly fish to decline: official

Sun, 02 Jul 2017 - 08:22 GMT

Number of unprecedented hordes of jellyfish at the North Coast will decline confirmed by Under-Secretary of Environment Ministry for the Nature Protection Sector.

Egypt denies new Suez Canal's role in jellyfish upsurge

Sun, 02 Jul 2017 - 03:40 GMT

Egypt's Ministry of Environment refuted claims that the new Suez Canal contributed to the upsurge of jellyfish on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea.

Ministry investigate jellyfish presence at North Coast

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 - 12:03 GMT

A Ministry of Environment research team investigated the current abundance of jellyfish in the North Coast waters in order to minimize the inconvenience to tourists.

Jellyfish are invading the North Coast

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 - 08:55 GMT

Jellyfish have been seen in large numbers in the North Coast and are moving westward in the Mediterranean.