How long does the leatherback sea turtle live?

Answer Leatherback sea turtles may live up to 40 years. They become sexually mature at 10 years and begin laying eggs. Leatherback turtle fossils have been found that dated to the Cretacious Period when T... Read More »

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Does a leatherback sea turtle live in a group?

Although leatherback sea turtles are not territorial, they spend most of their lives alone and do not usually live in groups. However, leatherback sea turtles will occasionally group together at a ... Read More »

How long does it take for a baby turtle to hatch its egg?

Baby turtles typically take between 55 to 125 days to hatch from their egg, according to The actual time depends on the climate, weather and condition that the nest is in.Referen... Read More »

How long does it take for snapping turtle eggs to hatch?

Snapping turtle eggs hatch after two to three months if laid in the wild. In an incubator, the eggs usually hatch between 80 and 90 days, although they may hatch in as few as 60 days, depending on ... Read More »