Reptiles

La tortuga boba podría sobrevivir gracias a las playas españolas

La tortuga marina más común en aguas españolas en la actualidad tiene más posibilidades de sobrevivir gracias a nuestras playas del Mediterráneo occidental.

13 February 2018

Pakistan, India to work together for turtle conservation

A regional plan for turtle conservation has been developed by experts representing five countries, including Pakistan and India, at a recently held meeting of Northern Indian Ocean Marine Turtle Ta

02 February 2018

Northern Indian Ocean Marine Turtle Task Force Develops Regional Work Plan

The 2nd meeting of the Northern Indian Ocean Marine Turtle Task Force (NIO-MTTF) established by the CMS IOSEA Marine Turtle MOU took place 29-30 January hosted by the Department of Wildlife Conservation, Sri Lanka in Colombo. Opened by Secretary Douglas Nanayakkara of the Ministry of Sustainable Development and Wildlife, the meeting’s main aim was to reach agreement on concerted regional actions to conserve marine turtles.

30 January 2018

Una tortuga queda atrapada durante cinco horas entre montañas de basura

Un científico chino ha mostrado cómo el vertido incontrolado de residuos está afectando al hábitat natural de la especie

26 January 2018

Erderwärmung führt zu mehr weiblichen Meeresschildkröten

Bei Meeresschildkröten entwickelt sich das Geschlecht während der Brutphase abhängig von der Umgebungstemperatur.

09 January 2018

Green turtles in north Queensland are mainly all female and scientists are concerned for the species' future

Almost the entire green turtle population in parts of the northern Great Barrier Reef is now female, and scientists are concerned about their future.

09 January 2018

Una historia de conservación (casi siempre) con final feliz

Muchas poblaciones de tortugas marinas en peligro de extinción se están recuperando, pero algunas siguen disminuyendo.

08 January 2018

Great Barrier Reef: rising temperatures turning green sea turtles female

‘Complete feminisation’ of northern population is possible in near future, researchers find

08 January 2018

Oceans under greatest threat in history, warns Sir David Attenborough

Blue Planet 2 producers say final episode lays bare shocking damage humanity is wreaking in the seas, from climate change to plastic pollution to noise

05 December 2017