Protecting sea turtles during each life stage is important to the conservation of these amazing species. Especially outside the United States, a big threat to sea turtles in their earliest stage of life is poachers.
The Center for Biological Diversity, Turtle Island Restoration Network and Wishtoyo Foundation today sued the Trump administration for failing to protect humpback whale habitat in the Pacific Ocean, where the animals face threats from fisheries, ship strikes and oil spills.
Tell the Pacific Fisheries Management Council that you care about endangered sperm whales and sea turtles. Ask them to close this deadly drift net fishery once and for all.
The Gulf of Mexico is home to five of the world’s species of sea turtles including the critically endangered Kemp’s ridley which nests in Texas. In 1978 all sea turtles…