shadow

Sea turtles slide toward greater safety worldwide

Olive ridley turtles come ashore in Ostional, Costa Rica, one of the few places they lay eggs. An international agreement, yet to be ratified, would be a first to protect these and other turtles where they feed, breed, and hatch.

of 5 stories this month > Get unlimited stories
You've read 5 of 5 free stories

Only $1 for your first month.

Get unlimited Monitor journalism.