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Friday, September 23, 2011 - 12:50pm

Georgia Loggerheads Doing Better

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service recently re-classified loggerhead sea turtles. Some are now considered “endangered” and others remain at the lesser “threatened” category.

Wildlife biologist and Georgia Sea Turtle Program coordinator Mark Dodd talked to GPB’s Joshua Stewart about this decision and how sea turtles are doing in Georgia.

Learn much more about loggerheads – and see them nesting and hatching on Georgia’s beaches – on Georgia Outdoors, premiering 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23, and 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 24 on GPB TV.