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April 15, 2009 | Case

Saving Sea Turtles From Oil Spills And Longline Fisheries

Two Earthjustice lawsuits were required to get the federal government to act on stressors that are causing terrible harm to sea turtles in the Gulf of Mexico. As a result, the government must act to reduce harm from spilled oil and longline fishing operations.