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Animals  (tags: CThunderbird, sacred, turtle, biggest, tropics, leatherback, amphibian.endangered, animalrights, reptiles, fish, zoo, animals, animaladvocates, death, protection )

- 2350 days ago -
The leatherback sea turtle (Demochelys coriacea) is the earth's biggest turtle and has the largest range of any species, swimming all over the globe from the tropics to the sub-polar regions. When it comes time to dig a nest and lay its eggs, MORE
Leatherback Sea Turtle Swims Onto List of State Symbols
Animals  (tags: California, state symbol, leatherback, turtles, wildlife, endangered, animalrights )

- 2485 days ago -
Per the new state law, October 15, 2013 will be California's first annual Leatherback Conservation Day. Schools will be encouraged to teach students about this centuries-old sea turtle species that makes an incredible 6,000 mile journey from Indonesia to
Endangered Turtles Race to Save Their Future
Animals  (tags: news, endangered species, leatherback, turtles, tortoises, extinction, habitat, conservation, wild animals, animals, good news, Internet, wildlife )

- 3746 days ago -
The race between the turtle and the hare has never been a fair match, but with the help from some high-tech tracking devices,conservation officials hope to raise awareness of the plight of the leatherback tortoises.
Giant Turtle Takes Onlookers By Surprise
Animals  (tags: new zealand, marine wildlife, turtles, leatherback, death, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, sadness, protection )

- 3795 days ago -
A giant turtle astounded onlookers at Muriwai Beach. The 2.5 metre long, one metre high and 1.5 metre wide turtle, believed to be a leatherback, had not long been dead when Linda and Peter Steen of South Head found it on Monday morning north of the b
Garrett Wants to Save the Turtles
Animals  (tags: australia, marine wildlife, sea turtle, leatherback, turtles, threatened species list, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

- 3834 days ago -
THE world's largest sea turtle has been placed on the threatened species list by the Federal Government. The leatherback turtle will now be classed as endangered. Any coastal or marine development or activity that could affect the turtle will be assess
Saving Turtles Is His Passion
Animals  (tags: turtles, sea turtles, leatherback, endangered, extinction, threatened, habitat, habitat destruction, encroachment, hunting, eggs, nests )

- 4432 days ago -
There's only one beach left for the leatherback sea turtle, one nesting area that hasn't been built up with condos and hotels. That means there's a chance for the endangered creatures...

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