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The Turks and Caicos Islands Turtle Project
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, sea turtles, protection, environment, animalrights )

- 1945 days ago -
The Turks and Caicos Islands Turtle Project is working for better management of the marine turtle populations found in the Turks and Caicos Islands.
Lost Years of Sea Turtles Uncovered
Animals  (tags: animals, sea turtles, study, mystery, wildlife, protection, environment )

- 1961 days ago -
After hatching, sea turtles spend a minimum of 1-2 years at sea, but it's been a mystery as to what they do and where they go during this time.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Hawksbill Sea Turtle
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, protection, endangered, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, humans, habitat )

- 1969 days ago -
The World Conservation Union classifies the hawksbill as critically endangered. Hawksbill shells were the primary source of tortoiseshell material used for decorative purposes.
Stop Underwater Walls of Death From Trapping More Whales and Turtles
Animals  (tags: abuse, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, death, environment, habitat, protection, sadness, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife, dolphins, whales, sea turtles )

- 1987 days ago -
Sign by February 10 to tell the Pacific Fishery Management Council, NOAA Fisheries, and the State of California to stop plans of expansion and instead remove deadly drift gillnets from California waters.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Mexico: Save Endangered Sea Turtles From Deadly Gillnets
Animals  (tags: turtles, gillnets, bi-catch, death, sea turtles, Sea Turtle Restoration Project, protection, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalrights, wildanimals, killing )

- 2013 days ago -
We stand with organizations such as the Sea Turtle Restoration Project in asking you to ensure fishery gear doesn't jeopardize the lives of loggerhead sea turtles."
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Marine Turtles - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, death, endangered, sea turtles )

- 2034 days ago -
Save the turtles from irresponsible Filipino tourism developments
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Hawksbill Turtles From Extinction - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: SEA TURTLES, sea turtles, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

- 2041 days ago -
The Hawksbill Sea Turtle is a creature that has graced our world's tropical oceans for over 100 million years. The species has now entered the 'critically endangered' category, according to the World Wildlife Fund
GOOD NEWS! Endangered Green Sea Turtles Make a Comeback in Florida
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, endangered, sea turtles, animalwelfare, animals )

- 2052 days ago -
Back in 1979, only 62 green turtle nests remained in Florida. Due to extensive conservation and protection efforts, they have made a dramatic. Officials estimate that the state now has 35,000 green turtle nests.
Ban Commercial Fishing of Sea Turtles for Use as An Aphrodisiac Powder in Thailand! Sign NOW!
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, sea turtles killing )

- 2059 days ago -
Local companies have been starting to kill sea turtles and transformed them into some king of powerful aphrodisiac powder that is driving tourists crazy and make them hump each other. Commercial fishing of sea turtles in the Andaman Sea must be banned!
California Celebrates Its Inaugural Pacific Leatherback Conservation Day With Sobering Reality
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, sea turtles, goodnews )

- 2102 days ago -
Last year, the leatherback turtle became California's official marine reptile and October 15th was designated Pacific Leatherback Conservation Day.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Loggerhead Sea Turtle Habitat
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, endangered, animals, animal welfareprotection )

- 2142 days ago -
Proposed protections don't go far enough--Loggerhead sea turtles face serious threats from fishing gear, plastic pollution and beach erosion
TAKE ACTION NOW! Praise Police Officer for Saving Baby Sea Turtles
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, protection, turtles, sea turtles, wildanimals, endangered, animaladvocates, whales, wildlife, protection, goodnews )

- 2151 days ago -
Commend police officer for rescuing 100 baby sea turtles while on patrol
GOOD NEWS! Florida Cop Saves Sea Turtle Hatchlings
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, protection, turtles, sea turtles, wildanimals, endangered, animaladvocates, whales, wildlife, protection, goodnews )

- 2170 days ago -
The police officer collected the tiny turtles in a hotel parking lot and released them into the Gulf of Mexico.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Mexico: Presidente Enrique Peña Nieto: End the Killing of Loggerhead Sea Turtles in Baja Gillnets
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, bicatch, endangered, animals, animal welfare )

- 2178 days ago -
The bycatch rate of loggerheads in Mexican gillnets is one of the highest in the world -- and it is jeopardizing their continued survival.Despite decades of cooperative conservation efforts by sea turtle and fisheries teams, the gillnet fleets continue unc
Beach-Hopping Turtle Moms Threatened
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, females, animalwelfare, endangered, conservation, habitat, humans, protection, sadness, wildanimals, killed )

- 2185 days ago -
A single sea turtle mother may lay eggs on multiple beaches from Florida to Alabama in a single breeding season. The mobility of the mothers put them at risk from shrimp boats and fossil fuel drilling operations.

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