Sea Turtle Predators

Sea Turtle Predators

The life of sea turtles is in danger even before they are born. When a mother arrives at the beach to spawn her dozens or hundreds of eggs, terrestrial predators await the opportune moment to dig in the sand, pick the eggs up and eat them. If the offsprings manage to...
Sea Turtle Reproduction

Sea Turtle Reproduction

Reproductive habits The breeding process of sea turtles is fascinating. It all begins when they migrate thousands of miles to the breeding sites, to find a partner for mating. Once a male find a female candidate, the former courtship her by maintaining physical...
Olive Ridley Sea Turtle

Olive Ridley Sea Turtle

Olive Ridley Sea Turtle – Lepidochelys olivacea Description The Olive Ridley sea turtle, also known as Pacific Ridley sea turtle is one of the smallest sea turtle species in the world, very similar in size to the Kemp’s Ridley sea turtle (Lepidochelys...