https://seaturtleexploration.com/explore-and-learn/sea-turtle-facts/

Unlike terrestrial turtles, sea turtles have flippers instead of feet. This allows them to move quickly through the water. To help them swim, sea turtles shells are ...

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

Green sea turtles have paddle-like limbs called flippers that allow the turtle to move quickly and easily through the water. These dense, heavy animals can reach ...

https://www.seeturtles.org/sea-turtle-migration

Learn about the fascinating migrations of sea turtles around the world. ... With satellite telemetry, scientists can track the movements of sea turtles between areas ...

https://conserveturtles.org/information-sea-turtles-general-behavior/

Sea turtles are generally solitary creatures that remain submerged for much .... Several methods are used by researchers to determine where sea turtles move.

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

Green sea turtles are the world's largest species of hard-shelled sea turtle. ... As they grow older, the turtles move to shallow waters along the coast, such as ...

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

Dec 3, 2018 ... Sea turtles are adapted to live in the ocean, with some unique .... In the eye, cells called rods detect movement in dim light conditions and cells ...

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

The sea turtle's shell, or "carapace" is streamlined for swimming through the water. ... They emerge at night, move toward the ocean and remain there, solitary,  ...

https://www.worldwildlife.org/species/sea-turtle

Sea turtles are a fundamental link in marine ecosystems. ... We track turtle movements using satellites to help prevent future interactions between fisheries and ...

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

Sea turtles (superfamily Chelonioidea), sometimes called marine turtles, are reptiles of the .... As the baby sea turtles begin to move down the beach and towards the waves, only 50% or 400 of them will make it to the ocean. This is due to ...

https://www.usgs.gov/centers/wetland-and-aquatic-research-center-warc/science/sea-turtle-movement-and-habitat-use

Aug 3, 2018 ... The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) uses trawling to capture and relocate live sea turtles away from dredging locations to ...