August 2, 2012 - Honolulu
decision from researchers in Hawai`i could potentially change the protected
status of green sea turtles around the world. Federal researchers have until
mid-February to complete a global study of the species. The information will be
used to determine whether or not they should remain on the endangered species
list. (Audio link below.)
Photo: Don McLeish, Maui
NOAA - Information on Hawaii's Green Sea Turtle & link to COMMENT on the petition to delist the species.