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Happy World Turtle Day from Oceana! #WorldTurtleDay

Happy World Turtle Day from Oceana! #WorldTurtleDay

Happy World Turtle Day! While World Turtle Day celebrates turtles that roam both the land and the sea, as well as tortoises, we at Oceana would especially like to recognize the magnificent species of sea turtles that roam throughout the world’s oceans. The seven species classified as sea turtles around the world are truly incredible: most undergo incredible long migrations – some as far as 1,400 miles –between their feeding grounds and the beaches where they nest. Some loggerhead sea turtles nest in Japan and migrate to Baja del Sur, Mexico, to forage before swimming across the Pacific Ocean again to return home! Amazingly, female sea turtles even return to the exact beach where they hatched as babies to nest and lay their eggs. Sea turtles have been swimming the world’s oceans for more than 100 million years , surviving natural predators, climatic events, and even the mas...

Full article: http://oceana.org/en/blog/2013/05/happy-world-turtle-day

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