Turtles swim towards uncertain future from nesting grounds

Turtles swim towards uncertain future from nesting grounds

Turtles swim towards uncertain future from nesting grounds

Loggerhead turtles are in mortal danger from birth: seconds after hatching, a newborn must evade predators just to make it to sea and then swim non-stop for at least 24 hours to find food. Climate change and oil exploration add other obstacles to their survival.

Credit: AFP