Leather back Turtle

endanger animal

Description of animal

  • Leather back Turtles is the largest sea turtle
  • The shell feels like leather not hard
  • They weigh 2,000 pound
  • Leather back turtles are a wide ranging sea turtle.

Biggest threat

  • They live in the ocean of North America and on the beaches of California.
  • people are taking eggs & they're not pets

animal important

Leatherback Turtle Importance

Leather-back turtles are important because they eat Jelly fish which is helpful to other animals that leave in the ocean,
Baby Leatherback Turtles

How it is protected

Egg collection is made illegal.