https://conserveturtles.org/information-sea-turtles-frequently-asked-questions/

As sea turtles are air breathing reptiles, they need to surface ...

https://oceanconservancy.org/blog/2016/06/16/10-things-to-know-about-sea-turtles/

Jun 16, 2016 ... Sea turtles are reptiles, like snakes and lizards, and breathe air. They first evolved about 150 million years ago, making them survivors of the ...

https://www.azula.com/can-sea-turtles-breathe-underwater-2583194741.html

Jul 30, 2018 ... Sea turtles, which are part of the reptile family, also breathe air. But in being ... But all this is to say that sea turtles do breathe air. And that's why ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sea_turtle

Sea turtles (superfamily Chelonioidea), sometimes called marine turtles, are reptiles of the ... The leatherback sea turtle is the only sea turtle that does not have a hard .... Sea turtles are air-breathing reptiles that have lungs, so they regularly ...

https://oliveridleyproject.org/ufaqs/how-long-can-sea-turtles-hold-their-breath

Sea turtles can hold their breath for several hours, depending on their level of activity. If they are sleeping, they can remain underwater for 4-7 hours.

https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/animals/green-sea-turtle/

Green sea turtles spend most of their lives underwater, where they can rest for ... underwater for a few minutes and coming up to the surface to breathe air for a ...

http://ocean.si.edu/ocean-life/reptiles/sea-turtles

Dec 3, 2018 ... Sea turtles cannot breathe underwater, but they can hold their breath for long .... So, how do sea turtles see when they feed at depth or at night?

https://www.cuteness.com/article/do-turtles-breathe-under-water

Turtles breathe air; they need to come to the surface to breathe oxygen. ... Sea turtles, for example, can remain underwater for four to seven hours at rest.

https://defenders.org/sea-turtles/basic-facts

It is difficult to find population numbers for sea turtles because male and juvenile sea turtles do not return to shore once they hatch and reach the ocean, which ...

https://hawaiianpaddlesports.com/maui-sea-turtles/

Honu or Green Hawaiian Sea Turtles are one of the most beloved marine species in ... Since sea turtles must come up to the surface of the water for air, it is ... A sea turtle could feel too scared to come to the surface to breathe and eventually drown. ... Despite their name, green sea turtles do not actually appear “green” – at ...