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Sex and sea turtles: New study reveals impact of climate change, sea level rise

Sex and sea turtles: New study reveals impact of climate change, sea level rise

Loggerhead turtles are already fighting an uphill battle since roughly one in 2,500 to 7,000 sea turtles make it to adulthood. Credit: Florida Atlantic University Marine turtles deposit their eggs in underground nests where they develop unattended and without parental care. Incubation temperature varies with environmental conditions, including rainfall, sun, shade and sand type, and […]