03 Oct '11, 4pm

Do you know the 11 most threatened species of sea turtles? Click on the link to find out more.

Do you know the 11 most threatened species of sea turtles? Click on the link to find out more.

Given the massive numbers of olive ridleys that nest in a few places in India each year, it might seem hard to believe that these olive ridleys are among the most endangered populations in the world. However, due to extremely intense pressures from trawl bycatch and consumption of turtle eggs and meat, the seemingly abundant ridleys have declined dramatically region-wide. © M. Muralidharan We know sea turtles are in serious trouble around the world. Caught as bycatch by fishing boats, poached for their meat, their eggs gathered up and sold, marine pollution and so many more threats plague these gentle animals. However, exactly what is the status of different turtle populations globally and where can conservation efforts be concentrated? A new study by 30 experts in more than 20 countries details answers to these questions. There are seven species of sea turtles around the ...

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