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Sea turtles' survival depends on us PDF Print E-mail
Written by John Muir   
Sunday, December 30 2007
Loggerhead sea turtles begin life with the odds stacked against them -- only one hatchling in 1,000 will live to adulthood.

Now scientists worry those already slim chances of survival are getting worse, possibly as a result of outdated fishing practices, as they track what some see as signs of a population in decline.

For more, read the Orlando Sentinel article .


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