The ‘Olive Ridley turtles’ are considered to be endangered because of their few remaining nesting sites in the world. In this context, which among the following Statement(s) is/are correct ?

  1. Their peculiar behavior of synchronized nesting in mass numbers is known as ‘Arribada’.
  2. Gahirmatha Beach in Orissa is one of their few nesting grounds in the world.
[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 and 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2

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