Leatherback Turtle, The World Largest Turtle Is Spotted Emerging From The Sea

Leatherback Turtle, biggest turtle in the world. Unlike the other turtles with hard shells, their backs are covered by thick leathery skin. Because of the specific design, they can be diving deep into the sea with depths up to 1,280 m (4,200 ft).
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The largest known leatherback was 3 meters long and weighed 916 kg on the West coast of Wales. Leatherback turtle usually travels alone, and their favourite food is jellyfish. Only in the breeding, they would meet their partner and then find a favourable place onto the beach to lay their eggs.

Leatherback Turtle, Biggest Turtle In The WorldSource: godlycreature

Leatherback Turtle, Biggest Turtle In The WorldSource: seeturtles

Due to their giant size, their appearance receives a lot of attention and interest from the public. Recently, In June of 2021, a large leatherback turtle was rescued by locals in North Sulawesi, Indonesia. According to local residents, this leatherback turtle had been stuck for two nights in a swamp that was 150m away from Oping Beach.

Source: Newflare

Source: Newflare

Source: Newflare

You can watch the video below!
In early 2020, beachgoers were witnessed a giant turtle that was going back to the sea after laying its eggs under the sand in Phuket, southern Thailand.

Source: The Phuket News

Source: Chiang Rai Times

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