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Sea turtles (superfamily Chelonioidea), sometimes called marine turtles, are reptiles of the order Testudines. The seven extant species of sea turtles are: the green, loggerhead, Kemp's .... Tur...

Sea Turtle | Species | WWF


Vulnerable. b Scientific Name. Cheloniidae and Dermochelyidae families. C Length. 2-6 ft. e Habitats. Open water and coasts. Seven different species of sea ( or ...

Marine turtles | WWF


Conservation of threatened animals and endangered species. Sustainable ... Three of the seven existing species of marine turtle are critically endangered.

Sea Turtle Information from World Turtle Trust


Today, all seven species of sea turtle are considered either endangered or threatened. .... The most critical problem this species faces is the harvest by humans.

Meet the Turtles | SWOT - Sea Turtles


The seven sea turtle species that grace our oceans belong to a unique evolutionary lineage that dates back at least 110 million years. ... Critically Endangered.

Sea Turtles :: NOAA Fisheries


Apr 5, 2016 ... Final listing of 11 DPSs of the green sea turtle under the ESA · Critical habitat designated for ... Seven species have been identified worldwide. Six sea turtle species are found in U.S. waters (the flatback sea turtle is ... All sea turtles found in U.S. waters are listed under the Endangered Species Act (ESA), ...

About Marine Turtles | IUCN SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group


There are seven species of marine turtle found today that developed from a ... Three species are considered Critically Endangered (hawksbill, leatherback, and  ...

Types of Sea Turtles - Sea Turtle Facts and Information


There are 7 living species of Sea Turtles left in the world. The Green, Hawksbill, Leatherback, Flatback, Loggerhead, Kemp Ridley and Olive Ridley are these.

How GPS Can Help Save the World's Most Endangered Sea Turtles


http://news.nationalgeographic.com/2016/07/wildlife-hawksbill-sea-turtles- poaching.html ... are the most critically endangered of all seven species of sea turtles.

Marine turtles | wwf


Six of the world's seven species of marine turtle occur in Australian waters – the ... IUCN: from Data Deficient, Vulnerable, Endangered to Critically Endangered.

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Sea Turtle Conservancy :: Sea Turtle Species of the World


Scientists recognize seven living species of sea turtles, which are grouped into ... Green turtles are an endangered species around the world, but they still nest in ...

Meet the Seven Sea Turtle Species | Smithsonian Ocean Portal


There are seven species of sea turtles, which are marine reptiles that need to ... Red List where their listings range from Vulnerable to Critically Endangered.

Sea Turtle Threats — SEE Turtles


Worldwide, six of the seven sea turtle species are classified as threatened or ... Critically Endangered: Species is considered to be facing an extremely high risk  ...