Flat Back Turtle Nesting Season in Pilbara (Nov to April)

By |2020-10-27T16:36:06+08:00October 27th, 2020|Categories: Pilbara Region, Shore Dives, Tours|

The flatback turtle is named for the relative flatness of its shell, one of the characteristics that distinguish it among the 7 species of turtles known worldwide. The flatback is a lesser-known species of sea turtle, perhaps because unlike other turtles they do not migrate long distances. They have the smallest geographic range of any turtles [...]