Japan's breeding Loggerheads are declining.

As shown in the graph on the top page, long-term counts of Loggerheads in all parts of southern Japan show that during the 1990s, the number of Loggerheads breeding in Japan decreased by over 50%. What should be done to protect our Loggerhead turtles? We need to find the answer fast. For details, see the reports by the Yakushima Sea Turtle Research Group, Miyazaki Wildlife Research Group, and Nambu-cho Sea Turtle Research Team.