Loggerhead Turtle Links
logggerhead sea turtles come ashore at night from May through August
to make a nest and lay their eggs. Hatchlings emerge through October.
Folly Island Turtles (http://www.follyturtles.com)
Fripp Island Turtle Nest Protection Program (http://www.islc.net/~fripplog)
Water Surveys (http://www.dnr.sc.gov/seaturtle/inwater.htm) are
provided by the South Carolina Natural Resources Department..
the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources at:
P.O. Box 12559
Charleston, South Carolina 29422
Loggerhead Sea Turtle Migration (http://www.learner.org/jnorth/www/critters/turtle) gives migration maps and status February through May.
Trax (http://www.turtles.org) from Ursula Keuper-Bennett and Peter
Bennett contains information on endangered sea turtles of all types,
threats to sea turtles and a special Kidz
Nature Notebooks (http://www.nature.ca/notebooks/english/lgturtle.htm) has a pen and ink drawing of a loggerhead.
Archelon (http://www.archelon.gr/eng/wois.htm), English-lnaguage web page of the Sea Turtle Protection Society of Greece, presents a slide show of loggerheads along with photos and links to general information.
All About Turtles (http://octopus.gma.org/turtles) has resources for student reports and crafts along with information on how to protect sea turtles.
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