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www.amnh.org/exhibitions/permanent/biodiversity/educator-resources/endangered-leatherback-sea-turtle

Leatherbacks have been on the Endangered Species List since 1970. But because they are so difficult to count, it's impossible to determine how leather-back ...

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 by ...

defenders.org/wildlife/sea-turtles

Aug 4, 2021 ... Except for the flatback, all species occur in North American waters and are listed as threatened or endangered under the Endangered Species Act.

dlnr.hawaii.gov/dar/species/sea-turtles

The green sea turtle is listed as a threatened species under federal and state law. Hawai'i's green sea turtles have shown a good population recovery in recent ...

www.nwf.org/Educational-Resources/Wildlife-Guide/Reptiles/Sea-Turtles/Green-Sea-Turtle

Green sea turtles are an endangered species that have undergone an estimated 90 percent population decrease over the past half century. Climate change and ...

biologicaldiversity.org/w/news/press-releases/california-protects-leatherback-sea-turtles-as-endangered-2021-10-14

Oct 14, 2021 ... SACRAMENTO, Calif.— The California Fish and Game Commission voted today to protect leatherback sea turtles as endangered under the state's ...

earthjustice.org/brief/2021/these-devices-can-save-sea-turtles-from-extinction

May 6, 2021 ... Shrimp trawling in the Gulf of Mexico and southeast Atlantic is harming sea turtle populations. Up to three pounds of non-target marine life ( ...

www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/dec/07/endangered-sea-turtles-injured-massachusetts-water

1 day ago ... The Kemp's ridley sea turtles, the most endangered of six species found in US waters, were flown to Mississippi.

www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/saving-the-worlds-most-endangered-sea-turtle-14657081

Most Kemp's ridley turtles nest along Mexico's Gulf coast, but some nest in Texas. This is one of only two sea turtle species that lay eggs in mass nesting ...

www.vims.edu/research/units/legacy/sea_turtle/va_sea_turtles/index.php

There are only 7 sea turtle species worldwide. All are either threatened or endangered. Five of these species occur in Virginia's waters.

www.worldwildlife.org/species/sea-turtle

Climate change has an impact on turtle nesting sites; it alters sand temperatures, which then affects the sex of hatchlings. Nearly all species of sea turtle ...