Mangrove forests, which are unique coastal tree and shrub habitats, are also under threat. They could represent an important breeding and nesting site for the species, which was thought to depend on coral reefs.Read more
This behavior seems to imply a map sense from which the creatures read either absolute or relative location from at least two coordinates.
Direction is one thing but how about position?,
The results demonstrate for the first time that longitude can be encoded into the magnetic positioning system of a migratory animal.
"With warmer temperatures and changing climatic conditions increasing the pressure on water availability, ecological communities such as this must be protected," Mr Garrett said.Read more
“Ana’s journey has revealed an ‘oceanic superhighway’ that helps us better understand how marine turtles navigate around the world’s oceans as well as highlighting the strong ecological and evolutionary connections between Indonesia and Australia’Read more