Sea turtles are already an endangered species known for going back to the exact same beach where they were hatched to lay their eggs.
This is exactly what happened with this poor green sea turtle when she got back to a beach to lay her eggs, only to find it had been turned into an airport runway. The photograph shows the endangered species laying its eggs on the runway because it clearly can’t tell the difference.
The sad story is coming from the Maldives in a place called Maafaru where the beach is still under construction as a part of the future Maafaru International Airport.
A local Maldives paper said: “Despite the construction of the runway, the frequency with which turtles visit the island for nesting purposes has not decreased.”
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