The marsupial frog, which incubates its young in a pouch on its back, was thought to be extinct in some countries
Number of sea turtle nests on Florida coasts exploding, even tripling in some regions, conservationists say
Turtles are once again proving that slow and steady wins the race.
Similar numbers of male and female turtles hatched at Coral Sea site give hope for survival of species
Sex determination of sea turtles is temperature dependent, with the proportion of female hatchlings increasing when nests are warmer
In 2023, Florida experienced an exceptional nesting season for green sea turtles, breaking previous records, but concerns about skewed sex ratios in recent hatchlings due to rising sand temperatures highlight ongoing challenges in sea turtle conservation.
This little fellow is the Burmese peacock softshell turtle, and he’s sitting here in the hands of one of the first humans to ever hatch them in captivity. As one of the most endangered freshwater turtle species on the planet,…