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Joe cytacki 2

  1. 1. <ul><li>Loggerhead Sea Turtle </li></ul><ul><li>- Caretta caretta </li></ul><ul><li>- Approx 500 lbs and 3.5’ in length </li></ul>
  2. 2. Green Sea Turtle - Chelonia mydas - Approx. 600 lbs and 4’ in length
  3. 3. Leatherback Sea Turtle - Dermochelys coriacea - Approx. 1300 lbs. and 7’ in length
  4. 4. Hawksbill Sea Turtle - Eretmochelys imbricate - Approx. 200 lbs. and 3’ in length
  5. 5. Nesting Process <ul><li>Male Loggerhead Sea Turtle </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>The female will use her rear flippers alternately to scoop out the nest. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>The female lays an average of 107 eggs per clutch </li></ul>
  8. 12. Emergent Hatchlings <ul><li>Loggerhead eggs hatch on average in 55 days. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Approx. 1 in 1,000 will make it to egg-laying age. </li></ul></ul>
  9. 13. Non-manipulative Management
  10. 14. <ul><li>DSC07385.JPG </li></ul>

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