Kemp's ridley sea turtle (Lepidochelys kempii), or Atlantic ridley sea turtle is the
rarest sea turtle and is critically endangered. It is one of two living species in the ...
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The Kemp's ridley is the smallest of the eight species of sea turtles. Adults range
from 75-100 pounds (34-45 kilograms). In 1880 a Florida fisherman and ...
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's North Florida Field Office factsheet providing
details on the Kemp's Ridley sea turtle biology, ecology, recovery, protected
The Kemp's ridley sea turtle was named after Richard M. Kemp, a fisherman. and
naturalist from Key West, Florida, who first submitted the species for.
Kemp's ridley turtles can claim the unenviable title of the most endangered of all
sea turtles. The species has a restricted range and nests only along a small ...
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Information about the Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle (Lepidochelys kempii), a species
found in the State of Texas.
Common Name: Kemp's ridley - named Kemp's after Richard Kemp, who helped
... Kemp's ridley is the rarest sea turtle and is listed as critically endangered.
Kemp's ridley sea turtles live primarily in the coastal waters and bays of the Gulf
of Mexico and the northern Atlantic Ocean. They are most common along the ...