Leatherback Turtles in the News

NLeatherback Sea Turtle and Scott BensonOAA scientists discover that most adult leatherback sea turtles in the Pacific Ocean return to the same feeding areas between nesting seasons, such as areas along the U.S. West Coast near Monterey, CA.  Visit the story at http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/species/turtles/pacific.htm for more information. To learn more about sea turtles during NOAA's Sea Turtle Week, visit nmfs.noaa.gov/stories/2014/06/6_13_14sea_turtle_week_2014.html