This program was inaugurated by Mr. Abdullah bin Jaafar, the Director of Fisheries for the state of Pahang. The event was attended by Branch Chiefs, Centre Chiefs, and officials from the Department of Fisheries (DOF) Pahang. Representatives from lecturers and students of the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) in Kuantan also participated in the event.
Activities in this program included a brief briefing on the Cherating Turtle Conservation and Education Centre (PKPP Cherating) and a community cleanup to maintain the hatchery area and turtle nesting sites.
For your information, the Cherating Turtle Conservation and Education Centre (PKPP Cherating) will be closed to the public until April 8, 2025, for the construction of a new center complex.