Green sea turtles no longer endangered in Florida

Green sea turtles no longer endangered in Florida

Florida Federal wildlife officials have reclassified the species as threatened although that won't change much in terms of regulations in Florida.

It came into effect on April 5th 2016 said Kate Brogan, a spokeswoman for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Green turtles have been protected under as an Endangered Species since 1978

Read about it here:- www.fws.gov/news/ShowNews.cfm?ref=conservation-efforts-for-florida-pacific-coast-green-sea-turtles-w&_ID=35542

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