Save The Sea Turtles

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Save The Sea Turtles

  1. 1. Save the Sea Turtles<br />Victoria Henderson<br />
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  4. 4. Green Sea Turtle<br />
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  6. 6. Leatherback Sea Turtle<br />
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  9. 9. Natural Predators<br /><ul><li> Ghost Crabs
  10. 10. Birds
  11. 11. Raccoons
  12. 12. Feral Cats
  13. 13. Wild Dogs
  14. 14. Fish
  15. 15. Sharks (Tiger Sharks, in particular)
  16. 16. Killer Whales (Occasionally)</li></li></ul><li>Poachers in China<br />Over 300 turtles caught and killed<br />
  17. 17. Carelessness<br /><ul><li> Stray nets
  18. 18. Boat Propellers
  19. 19. Long Line Fishing
  20. 20. Shrimp Trawling </li></li></ul><li>
  21. 21. TEDs<br />
  22. 22. Cancer<br />
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  24. 24. What Can YOU Do?<br />Sign a petition<br />Vote<br />Volunteer<br />Educate Others<br />Switch to reusable grocery bags<br />Use only reusable water bottles<br />Find out more<br />
  25. 25. References<br />Bjorndal, Karen A. Biology and Conservaton of Sea Turtles. Ed. Karen A. Bjordal. Washington DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1995.<br />Ellis, Richard. The Empty Ocean: Plundering the World's Marine Life. Washington DC: Island Press/ Shearwater Books, 2003.<br />ICUN Red List of Threatened Species. 2010 йил 28-March <www.icunredlist.org>.<br />Samek, Kelly. Voice of the Turtle. Thesis. Sarasota: Dr. Alfred Beuling, 1998.<br />Sea Grant of Luisiana. Sea Grant of Luisiana. 28 March 2010 <http://www.seagrantfish.lsu.edu/management/TEDs&BRDs/teds.htm>.<br />Spotila, James R. Sea Turtles. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Pressff, 1994.<br />

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