juvenile sea turtle, I had the privilege of watching sea turtles hatch and leave their nest one night on Indian Rocks Beach. Some marine biologist allowed us to watch as they were studying the baby turtles. Such a great memory.
The largest of the tortoises, the endangered Galápagos tortoise is incredibly long-lived. One captive tortoise lived over 150 years. The Galapagos Tortoise is essentially extinct in the wild. by Rob Kroenert