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Speak Up for Too-Hot Turtles

Action: Save Our Oceans

February 21, 2013   Action Alert ID# 66

 

Along our Atlantic coast, rising summer temperatures fueled by climate change are causing fewer eggs of endangered loggerhead sea turtles to produce males--so much so that whole populations of sea turtles along our southern coast could become entirely female.

Sea turtles are depending on us now to help curb climate change and one solution is just waiting for us off the coast of the Atlantic Ocean--clean energy from offshore wind.

The fossil fuel industry is funding efforts to prevent the growth of clean energy, but together, we can make sure offshore wind along the Atlantic coast plays a major role in America's energy future.

Help sea turtles by editing and sending a message to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, urging them to speed efforts to develop offshore wind energy off the Atlantic coast.

February 21, 2013   Action Alert ID# 66

 

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