Good news for the Loggerhead Sea Turtle!!!

The US federal government has taken a needed step to protect the imperiled loggerhead sea turtle. It has designated a “critical habitat”, including 84 percent of all known nesting areas, and protections for large areas of ocean habitat. Critical habitat Continue Reading

Photo of the Day Contest, “Turtle Power”

“Turtle Power” Photo Credit: Sven Liebchen, Authentic Tanzania Safaris Tanzania Order: Testudines Family: Cheloniidae Genus: Chelonia Species: C. mydas The Green Sea Turtle (Chelonia mydas) is truly a champion of evolution.  Their ancestors were land dwellers, but they adapted to Continue Reading

Photo of the Day

  “Malama O Kekai, Kekai O Ke Malama” Photo credit: Kevin Jeffery

Video of the Day: Paper, Plastic, or Pouch?

  [youtube=]   Some facts from 500 billion to 1 trillion plastic bags are used every year, worldwide. About 1 million plastic bags are used every minute. A single plastic bag can take up to 1,000 years to degrade. Continue Reading

Video of the Day: ‘Private Practice’ Star Kate Walsh Goes for a Swim She’ll Never Forget!