By Nirvi Shah
Loggerhead sea turtles nested in smaller numbers this year than they did 20 years ago, says one international research and advocacy group pushing to change loggerheads’ status from threatened to endangered.
“The data is disappointing but not surprising,” said Kerri Lynn Miller, a marine scientist at Oceana.
“The downward trend will only continue unless permanent protections are established.”
The group said 90 percent of loggerhead nesting in the United… Continue