Sea Turtle Restoration Project UPDATE:  California and Indonesia Launch Partnership to Save Endangered Sea Turtles! Historic Pacific Leatherback Sea Turtle Conservation Summit Held in Monterey  www.seaturtles.or...

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Sea Turtle Restoration Project UPDATE: California and Indonesia Launch Partnership to Save Endangered Sea Turtles! Historic Pacific Leatherback Sea Turtle Conservation Summit Held in Monterey www.seaturtles.or...

Swimming with Dozens of Endangered Sea Turtles in Derawan Islands Indonesia // localadventurer.com

Swimming with Dozens of Endangered Sea Turtles in Indonesia

Swimming with Dozens of Endangered Sea Turtles in Derawan Islands Indonesia // localadventurer.com

The Kemp’s ridley turtle is the world’s most endangered sea turtle, and with a worldwide female nesting population roughly estimated at just 1,000 individuals, its survival truly hangs in the balance.

The Kemp’s ridley turtle is the world’s most endangered sea turtle, and with a worldwide female nesting population roughly estimated at just 1,000 individuals, its survival truly hangs in the balance.

Six years after the Deepwater Horizon disaster, Kemp's ridley sea turtle nesting has fallen to its worst level in years.

Six years after the Deepwater Horizon disaster, Kemp's ridley sea turtle nesting has fallen to its worst level in years.

42 countries have no laws against killing endangered sea turtles (40,000+ are 'legally' killed each year)

42 countries have no laws against killing endangered sea turtles (40,000+ are 'legally' killed each year)

42 countries have no laws against killing endangered sea turtles are 'legally' killed each year in addition to the illegal kills)

The Hawksbill sea turtle is a critically endangered sea turtle, the only extant species in the genus Eretmochelys in the family Cheloniidae. The species has a worldwide distribution, with Atlantic and Pacific subspecies.  It spends most of its time in shallow lagoons and coral reefs.  Human fishing practices threaten E. imbricata populations with extinction. by PaparazSea

The Hawksbill sea turtle is a critically endangered sea turtle, the only extant species in the genus Eretmochelys in the family Cheloniidae. The species has a worldwide distribution, with Atlantic and Pacific subspecies. It spends most of its time in shallow lagoons and coral reefs. Human fishing practices threaten E. imbricata populations with extinction. by PaparazSea

Tell the Maldives- Stop Slaughtering Endangered Sea Turtles! Urge them to treat this as a crime, imposing fines & jail sentences, and educating people on the seriousness of killing endangered species. Despite international agreements to protect endangered sea turtles, the Maldives authorities take no action to uphold local conservation laws, and the endangered turtles are routinely slaughtered, hatchlings kept as pets, & nests destroyed for egg collection. PLZ Sign & Share…

Tell the Maldives- Stop Slaughtering Endangered Sea Turtles! Urge them to treat this as a crime, imposing fines & jail sentences, and educating people on the seriousness of killing endangered species. Despite international agreements to protect endangered sea turtles, the Maldives authorities take no action to uphold local conservation laws, and the endangered turtles are routinely slaughtered, hatchlings kept as pets, & nests destroyed for egg collection. PLZ Sign & Share…

Vietnam seizes over 1,000 dead endangered sea turtles

Vietnam seizes over 1,000 dead endangered sea turtles

- Eighty sea turtles wash up dead on the coast of Guatemala - "the appearance of dead turtles on the beach coincides with the presence of shrimp trawlers in waters off these beaches.

An endangered sea turtle makes its way across the beach in Nicaragua's La Flor Wildlife Refuge.

An endangered sea turtle makes its way across the beach in Nicaragua's La Flor Wildlife Refuge.

Making a Better Future for Endangered Sea Turtles in Africa (Video) click on video to watch the sea turtles hatch

Making a Better Future for Endangered Sea Turtles in Africa (Video) click on video to watch the sea turtles hatch

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