San Diego Bay Green Turtle Research Featured in San Diego Union Tribune

Research on green turtles in San Diego Bay that is being conducted by scientists from the Protected Resources Division was highlighted in a recent articleThe previous link is a link to a Non-Federal government web site. Click to review NOAA Fisheries Disclaimerin the San Diego Union Tribune. The article focues on the potential impacts of the shut down of the South Bay Power Plant, which used to discharge warm water into the bay, on the population of green turtles that live in that area.

For more information on sea turtle research, please visit our Marine Turtle Website.


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Photo of green turtle by Michael Jensen.