Sea Turtles

learn about the endangered sea turtles

Threats to the Turtles

Sea Turtles are Slaughtered for their Eggs,meat,skin, and shells or for oil products.

Pollution- Plastic, discarded fishing gear, petroleum by products and other debris harm. Light pollution disrupts nesting behavior and causes death Chemical pollutions can weaken sea turtles. polluted water can cause a tumor in their eye.

Sea Turtles Are affected by fisheries Especially longlines, gill nest and trawls. Severe impacts, death after entanglement, habitat destruction and food web changes.
Their Habitats Destroyed by coastal development ,includes both shoreline and sea floor alterations ,such as nesting beach degradation, vessel traffic, construction and alteration of vegetation.

How are we going to protect them?

1-Reduce the amount of garbage you produce and clean up trash you see on the Beach.

2-Be Aware of sea Turtle nesting areas and avoid nesting and hatching Turtles.
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Why Are Sea Turtles Endangered?

How Are Sea Turtles important

it is possible that a world in which sea turtles can not survive may soon become a world in which humans struggle to survive. if however, we learn from our mistake and begin changing our behavior, there is still time to same sea turtles from extinction. In the process
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