Loggerhead Sea Turtle Research Paper

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Loggerhead Sea Turtles Loggerhead sea turtles are one of the most abundant species of the marine life in the U.S. oceans but the population is currently decreasing due to pollution increase and getting caught in bycatch. The term bycatch is when shrimp fishermen have their nets out and the animal ( in this case a loggerhead sea turtle) gets caught in the net and eventually killing the sea turtle . ((( Add More)))) The Loggerhead sea turtle prefers to feed in bays and estuaries. The problem with this is that these locations of the ocean are getting more and more polluted every day. The causes of this pollution problem are coastal development and more people wanting to live/ build on the coast and that disrupts the sea turtles

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