Marine turtles gained from decline of crocodile ancestors

Marine turtles gained from decline of crocodile ancestors

The new study, published in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B, showed that the timing of the extinction coincided with the origin of modern marine turtles. 

Sea turtles face deadly risk from plastic pollution

Sea turtles face deadly risk from plastic pollution

With plastic pollution increasing, both on land and at sea, all species of marine turtles face the grave risk of losing their population, researchers have warned.

Climate change, severe threat to marine turtles

Scientists have sounded the alarm over the mounting threat to marine turtle populations worldwide from climate change and coastal development.