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 do leatherback turtles live?

The leatherback turtle, on average, lives about 45 years. This sea turtle can grow up to 7 feet long and weigh more than 2,000 pounds, making it the largest turtle in the world.Source:National Geog... Read More »

What is a Leatherback Sea Turtle?

The Leatherback Sea Turtle (Dermochelys Coriacea) is the fourth-largest reptile and largest of the turtles, growing up to eight feet long and weighing up to 2,000 pounds. Leatherbacks can live for ... Read More »

What is the habitat of the leatherback turtle?

Leatherback turtles have a wide geographic range and a variety of habitats. They are critically endangered on the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources Red List, and ... Read More »