Meet Long Island’s Sea Turtles

Meet Long Island’s Sea Turtles

Sea turtles are large turtles that inhabit warm waters of our planet’s oceans, bays and estuaries. They are similar to their terrestrial (land) cousins, the tortoises, and to freshwater turtles, except that their legs have been modified into flippers to aid them...

Not only are our coastal ecosystems affected by pollutants, climate change, habitat destruction, and political expediency, now another threat looms, namely seismic airgun testing. The testing is expected to kill over 130,000 marine mammals and sea turtles alone, if...