Endangered Species Project Andrew Bryant Period 7
Common name: Leatherback Turtle
Scientific name: Dermochelys coriacea
New Habitat for Leatherback Turtle (Sideways)
Average temp: 60 degrees
Water source: ocean
Leatherback Turtle Drawing
Shell: the shell is used to protect the turtle.
Long flippers: the flippers are used to move swiftly through the water.
Dive deeper at dawn: Leatherbacks dive deeper at dawn because jellyfish dive deeper at dawn, and the Leatherbacks follow them to eat them.
Breathe sparsely: Leatherbacks breathe sparsely because it allows more time for hunting.