TORTUGA

Sea Turtles are heavily exposed to illegal trade, climate change and plastic mistaken as food.

to sea

A new born Sea Turtle on its way to the ocean. Only 1 out of 1 000 survives.

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Jellyfish is part of the diet. Plastic bags are not. Unfortunately the Sea Turtle can’t make the distinction. Photo: Troy Maine 

IN THE NET

Entanglement in marine debris, disposed in oceans causes Sea Turtles and other animals to suffocate and drown.

turtle plastic

turtle chair

 

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PLASTICS