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oceana.org/marine-life/sea-turtles-reptiles/leatherback-turtle

Though the leatherback turtle is vulnerable to extinction, its numbers are actually in better shape than most other sea turtles, which are endangered or worse.

myfwc.com/wildlifehabitats/profiles/reptiles/sea-turtles/leatherback-turtle

The leatherback sea turtle is protected as an Endangered species by the Federal Endangered Species Act and as a Federally-designated Endangered species ...

biologicaldiversity.org/w/news/press-releases/feds-high-extinction-risk-all-seven-leatherback-sea-turtle-populations-2020-08-10

Aug 10, 2020 ... Today's announcement confirmed that seven distinct populations of leatherback sea turtles exist around the world, and all meet the definition for ...

biologicaldiversity.org/w/news/press-releases/california-moves-protect-declining-leatherback-sea-turtles-2020-08-19

Aug 19, 2020 ... A new review of leatherback sea turtle science released last week concludes that West Pacific leatherbacks, one of seven distinct populations of ...

www.conserveturtles.org/information-about-sea-turtles-leatherback-sea-turtle

Status: U.S. – Listed as Endangered (in danger of extinction within the foreseeable future) in 1970 under the U.S. Endangered Species Conservation Act, the ...

www.conservewildlifenj.org/species/fieldguide/view/Dermochelys%20coriacea

Their populations are currently a small fraction of their historical size. Because of this, leatherback turtles were listed as federally endangered in 1970. The ...

dnr.maryland.gov/fisheries/Documents/Leatherback_Turtle.pdf

STATUS The Endangered Species Act lists leatherbacks as endangered, which means they are at risk of extinction. Federal and state agencies strive to reduce ...

seaturtles.org/protection-for-endangered-leatherback-sea-turtle-at-risk

Cart · Currently, the sea turtles are listed as endangered, which means they receive strong protections under the Endangered Species Act.

www.animalplanet.com/wild-animals/endangered-species/leatherback-sea-turtle

Nov 30, 2015 ... According to NOAA, the leatherback populations in the Atlantic and Caribbean are somewhat stable, however, Pacific populations are in a ...

www.fisheries.noaa.gov/species/leatherback-turtle

Status. All leatherback populations are listed as endangered under the Endangered Species Act. It is estimated that the global population has declined ...