Posted by: reefrescue | July 16, 2010

More than oil killing sea turtles

Ft. Lauderdale ignores federally protected sea turtle hatchlings allowing them to die.

At the same time the federal government is taking extraordinary measures to evacuate 70,000 sea turtle eggs from the Gulf coast’s oiled beaches, Ft. Lauderdale takes no action against negligent condo owners.

Watch this chilling video of disoriented hatchling turtles recently recorded by volunteers from Sea Turtle Oversight Protection and read the New York Times report


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