Mediterranean loggerhead turtles dying in waters off the Middle East, North Africa

Thousands of loggerhead turtles are killed annually in areas of Syria, Libya and Egypt and Tunisia where they travel to find food

Science Daily

Last updated on 07 April 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Egypt
Libya
Syria
Tunisia
Region: 
Africa
Asia
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Species: 
Caretta caretta
Species group: 
Reptiles