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Lamma Island beach clean-up for sea turtles draws 2,000 volunteers as sightings of the creatures dwindle

Known as Turtle Beach, the area is one of a few nesting grounds in southern China for endangered sea turtles, and is closed to the public between June and October – a measure introduced a decade ago to protect the area from human impact.

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