Of the seven extant species of sea turtles, six in the family Cheloniidae and one
in the family Dermochelyidae, all are listed on the IUCN Red List of Endangered
Sea turtles are a fundamental link in marine ecosystems. Learn how WWF works
... Nearly all species of sea turtle are classified as Endangered. Slaughtered for ...
Jun 6, 2014 ... Transcript. NARRATOR: Did you know that sea turtles have been living on planet
Earth since the time of the dinosaurs? - around 110 million ...
Sea turtle populations have been seriously reduced worldwide through a number
of human influences.
Three of the seven existing species of marine turtle are critically endangered ...
Males do not leave the sea and females only come ashore to lay their eggs on ...
www.ask.com/youtube?q=Why Are Sea Turtles Endangered&v=8Skn1SYVbRQ
Jan 29, 2012 ... The video explains the different reasons why sea turtles are endangered around
the world. The video discusses how human activity is affecting ...
All seven species of sea turtles are now endangered. They face myriad threats.
Killing for leather, meat, tortoiseshell, and to be stuffed for sale as curios is one of
Once abundant throughout the world's oceans, all eight species of sea turtles are
now threatened or endangered. Leatherback sea turtle populations have ...
What is threatening the Leatherback Sea Turtle? Learn about this magnificent
creature and what people can do to help.
The United States Endangered Species Act (ESA) also places sea turtles species
as endangered. In addition and unfortunately, scientists believe that ...