Global Eco Watch: Red Sea turtles are now mostly being born female due to climate change

Turtle populations in the Red Sea could be turning overwhelmingly female because of a rise in sea temperatures caused due to anthropogenic climate change, a new study has showed.

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Last updated on 09 December 2020

Type: 
Media Watch
Region: 
South-West Asia
Threats: 
Climate Change
Species group: 
Reptiles