Posted on Friday, June 14, 2013
of sea turtles come ashore in North Carolina each summer on a journey mapped
before they were born. These loggerheads, leatherbacks, ridleys and green sea
turtles lay eggs by the hundred, then return to the sea. Thousands of
hatchlings emerge and follow their instincts across the ocean miles — and
possibly back to the same beach to lay eggs of their own.
odds are against them. Animal and human raiders target the eggs...