Sea Turtles have been on our planet for over 100 million years- since the time dinosaurs roamed the earth!
Turtles have adapted to all different kinds of climates and are found all over the world except Antarctica, with around 376 species found globally!
It’s the only animal that’s ever lived that has its hips and shoulder blades inside its rib cage.”
Jeffrey Lovich, Research Ecologist at the U.S. Geological Survey
376 turtle species
61 percent of 376 turtle species found in the world are either extinct or threatened