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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


Seven different species of sea (or marine) turtles grace our ocean waters, from the shallow ... Nearly all species of sea turtle are classified as Endangered. ... storms and sea level rise can destroy critical nesting beaches and damage nests.

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  ...

Red List | IUCN SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group


The seven marine turtle species are currently assessed as follows (click the links to view ... East Pacific Ocean Subpopulation: Critically Endangered (A2bd+4bd) ...

Endangered Ocean: Sea Turtles | Ocean Today


Jun 6, 2014 ... There are seven different species of sea turtles, six of which -- green, hawksbill, Kemp's ridley, leatherback, loggerhead, and the olive ridley can ...

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  ...

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.

Marine turtles - GBRMPA


Six of the world's seven species of marine turtle live in the waters around ... <sup>1</sup> IUCN Red List categories: Extinct, Extinct in the Wild, Critically Endangered, ...

The Seven Species of Sea Turtles - Marine Life - About.com


Jan 30, 2016 ... See photos and learn facts about these seven species. ... All seven species of sea turtles are listed under the Endangered Species Act.

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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 ...

Marine turtles | WWF


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