This beach is located in the Kendrapada district. This beach is what separating Bay of Bengal from Bhitarkanika. The Gahirmatha beach is popular across the globe as this is the nesting place for the olive ridley turtles. This beach is also the part of the Gahirmatha Marine Wildlife Sanctuary. This is also an adjacent portion for Bay of Bengal. The largest rookery of the olive ridley turtles is located here. Apart from this nesting place, there are two other rookeries traced and these are located at the mouth of the rivers like Devi and Rushikulya. Both the scientists are tourists prefer to come to Gahirmatha beach in order to see the olive ridley turtles mating and nesting. During this time of the year, this beach location gets jam packed with these turtles. You can find them everywhere. This is also considered as the biggest congregation for these sea turtles.
This is a unique phenomenon and there is hardly any other place in India where you can watch such thing. These are the most innocent marine creatures and they use to come till the Batighar and can also be found at the Maipura River which is also a part of Gahirmatha Marine Wildlife Sanctuary. This is the single most marine wildlife sanctuary located in the state. In order to see this biggest migration of the Olive Ridley turtles, you should come Gahirmatha during the month of Nov. This is the starting time for such migration. During this time, the nesting figure can remain from 100 to 500 thousand. In the recent years, a decline has occurred as far as such nesting figure is concerned. Well, the concerned departments have paid a huge attention to limit such declining ratio.
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