Loggerhead Turtles

Endangered Species

Loggerhead turtles

Loggerhead turtles are also called Caretta caretta, and are found on the coast of North Carolina, and sadly are endangered. The reasons why they are endangered includes, accidental capture while fishing, traps, pots, dredges, and others. People are trying to help the turtles by Having the government make laws against fishing them for sport and other reasons. Theyve also made an effort to increase their population buy having people that fish get; gear modifacations, changes to fishing practices, and have certain times set from which they can only fish at.

Made By: Makayla Huddleson & Cameron Cooney