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Sea Turtle Hospital in the Florida Keys Offers Hope for a Dwindling Species

Sea turtles are majestic, peaceful animals. They’re part of the iconography of the Florida Keys, and a favorite among tourists and locals. Sadly, American sea turtle populations are plummeting towards extinction. Damage from boats, habitat loss, and climate change are just a few of the reasons sea turtles are fighting for survival. In this short documentary by The Atlantic, a small team of dedicated caretakers is working daily to save these turtles. The documentary takes place at The Sea Turtle Hospital in the Florida Keys.

 

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