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With the threat of climate change looming over marine conservation efforts, leatherback sea turtles have been of particular concern because they are considered an endangered species in all the world's oceans.
A decades-long study shows that the last refuges of leatherback sea turtles are rapidly vanishing.
A 655-pound leatherback sea turtle, a member of the largest reptile species in the world, has been released back into the ocean off Cape Cod after marine scientists at Boston’s New England Aquarium nursed it back to health.
- A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.