World's Most Endangered Sea Turtle Species in Even More Trouble than We Thought

Newly examined video of Kemp's ridley sea turtles, which are found primarily in the Gulf of Mexico, shows that the species' recovery from endangerment has stalled at less than one-tenth of historic nesting levels.

Phys.Org

Last updated on 30 March 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Mexico
Region: 
North America
Species: 
Lepidochelys olivacea
Species group: 
Reptiles