Project Orion V : Rovering with Turtles
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Project Orion V
Rovering with Turtles

It was the last day of Project Orion V, we came back from Redang with Wei Yung (From Project Orion IV) in the afternoon. Ate our lunch and proceeded to fly our wau (kite) that we made previously. Even though it was not fruitful as none of us in the […]

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The first activity of the day was to replant 100 Mangroves with Sekolah SK Mangkok Scouts, Pawanis (Local Women Organization) and WWF Staffs. I believe Mangrove Replanting was another “first time” for some of us, yet we had lots of fun with all the participants.  After some replanting, we helped […]

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Sleeping back at the pink house is equivalent to recharging our morale and strength for the day. These were the few days left for us to complete the toilet building at the mangrove area. The towel bowel was installed while we were away during the weekends; it left the few […]

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We set off from Gumilang Beach Resort in the morning to Pasar Besar, Dungun, at around 0730hrs, we arrived at Pasar Besar at around 0800hrs. We set up our exhibition truck, selfie booth and WSTD game stations at record speed and went to eat our breakfast at intervals. During the […]

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Day 8,  the start of our roadshow for the World Sea Turtle Day. Everyone was rather keen on getting started, particularly in seeing the markets in Terengganu. We were most certainly not disappointed. At our first stop in Setiu’s Day Market, there were a few little hiccups in our logistics, […]

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Day 7, today was the day that Isaac and I (Jerrold) went for the night patrolling. I was quite excited as we got to release the 8 turtle hatchlings we saved from the day before. We arrived at the turtle incubation centre to pick up the hatchlings and to see […]

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Day 6 is the day for Yukai and I  (Tay Hwee) to go for night patrolling~! And we have a chance to release the hatchlings back to the sea! Even though it was a short ride to the beach for release of hatchlings, I felt that it was kinda hard […]

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Day 5, one of our most intense days for project Orion V. To start the day off, Shawn and myself (Ray) had to perform night patrolling for turtles. It was nice to have a cooling and relaxing walk down the soothing beach, which turned out to be a very unique […]

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The fourth day started off earlier as compared to previous days. We were all ready and prepared to leave for Sekolah SK Suajana by 0730 in the morning. Upon reaching Sekolah SK Saujana by car, we first heading to meet the School’s Head Master (Principal), and had breakfast with him […]

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On the previous night, Harold, SiJie and I (John) went for the night patrol at Telaga Papan 2. At first the ranger told us that there was a turtle sighting found during his first few patrols, however due to the presence of fishermen along the shore, it did not carry […]

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