Turtles face many threats around the world. The following video produced by Sea Turtle Foundation explains what some of these threats are and gives some ideas about what can be done to help.
**Warning: his video contains images of animal cruelty which may distress some viewers
Looking after turtles – our culture our future
Sea Turtle Foundation are proud to have been able to support the production of this short documentary that showcases Indigenous people from the Northern Territory talking about the cultural significance of turtles and the importance of protecting turtle populations for future generations.
Too Rare to Wear – How to Recognize Turtleshell Products
Turtle shell products are sold in many countries around the world. Not only does this threatened the endangered hawksbill turtle but is also illegal to bring back into many countries
My Haggan Dream
A young island girl dreams of a mysterious haggan, or sea turtle, that sends her on a quest to investigate the sea turtles that nest and swim near her home. This video produced with funding from NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, US) shows a charming story of a young girl living on the island of Saipan, one of the Northern Mariana Islands in the western Pacific Ocean.