& What Can We Do About It?
Interruptions to the nesting cycle are also contributing to sea turtles being classified as endangered.
Many sea turtle organizations work hard to protect the nests with corrals they construct around a nesting area to keep the public out.
Fill in any holes you make in the sand.
Clean up your trash!
If you see a sea turtle on the beach, stay away and don’t touch the turtle. It’s very exciting to see them but observe from a far distance.
Sea turtles face many natural predators, pollution, and other environmental factors, these small actions are what we can do to help endangered sea turtles.