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The green turtle is one of the largest sea turtles and the only herbivore among the different species. Green turtles are in fact named for the greenish color of their cartilage and fat, not their shells

Green sea turtles migrate for about 1600 miles in water. Click on the pictures for more such interesting facts about green sea turtles

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Rated as one of the "Top 10 Beaches in Mexico" by TripAdvisor® and with a name meaning “place of the turtle” in Mayan, Akumal is renowned for its beautiful beaches and green sea turtle population making this oasis a premium snorkeling location.

Like honeymooners on the islands, Hawaii’s green sea turtles enjoy laying on the beach under the sun, taking in the warmth and cuddling up to each other. This pair was found along the Napili coast on the island of Maui.