Green Sea Turtle

save them


turtles lived in warn sea. named for color of its fat. it is the fastest swimmer.

why they are in danger

people eat them and also use them for oil , often in cosmetics, and their skin is used for leather.

how can we help

try not to pollute their food. fishing boats can uses Turtle Excluder Devices -or- teds.

Description animals

They can be up to 48 inch and 400.5 pounds. It eats sea grass they can move 25 miles today and come back the some beach.

Interesting facts

the front flipper is shape like a paddle and it has one claw.

information sources

endangered wildlife of the world

YouTube: ScubaZoo video

Funk and Wagnall's new world encyclopedia: 2014,1p.

by Vincent Adams, Mrs Lamoureux