Dolphins & Porpoises
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If you encounter a sea turtle,
please do not interfere with it. Sea turtles face severe ongoing threats to
their environment including drowning in nets, collisions with boats, harassment
and hunting by man, and disturbance of their nests and eggs by man. Every
individual sea turtle has an impact on the continuation of their species --
please respect them.
|Archie Carr Center for Sea Turtle Research
Site whose mission is "to conduct research in all aspects of the biology of sea
turtles, to train graduate students, and to further sea turtle conservation through the
communication of these research results to the scientific community, management agencies,
and conservation organizations throughout the world." Includes details on how to
subscribe to CTURTLE, an e-mail Listserv discussion network on turtles.
|Caribbean Conservation Corporation
In-depth details about turtle facts, news, laws, satellite tracking (including tracking
maps for individual turtles), and a Notes from the Field section updated by
researchers in Tortuguero, Costa Rica. Also features a discussion board and an online
store to purchase turtle merchandise.
Sea Turtle Conservation Program
Comprehensive details of sea-turtle nesting on the Georgia coast, nesting ecology, and
ideas for science teachers.
Detailed site that features descriptions of various species of turtles and up-to-date
articles and highlights of turtle news and conservation information.
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