What is changing about the Atlantic leatherback sea turtle's habitat?

Answer Atlantic leatherback turtles, the largest turtles in the world, are seeing their world change--on land and in the water. Commercial fishing, pollution, industry and tourism are all taking a toll on... Read More »

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Intresting Facts About the Leatherback Sea Turtle?

Leatherback turtles are one of seven ancient species of marine turtles, which are believed to predate dinosaurs. Leatherbacks feature a number of characteristics, adaptations and behaviors that are... Read More »

Interesting Facts About the Leatherback Sea Turtle?

The leatherback, Dermochelys coriacea, is one of several types of sea turtles. The Federal Register classified them as endangered on June 2, 1970. According to National Geographic (NG), in 1988 a m... 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 do leatherback sea turtles eat?

Leatherback sea turtles can be found in oceans all over the world because they can survive in a wide range of temperatures. They are found as far north as the coasts of Norway and as far south as t... Read More »