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July 17, 2013 6:07 PM

Feds look to protect loggerhead turtles' ocean habitats

WASHINGTON -- The federal government moved Wednesday to protect the ocean habitat of loggerhead turtles, listed since 1978 in some places as an endangered species because of threats from pollution, injury caused by fishing gear and loss of nesting beaches.

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