Meet The Animals

Meet the Animals Archive

Each month we feature a different animal on our Fun and Learning page! 
Check here to learn interesting facts about past month's featured animals.

 

Meet Nimbus

Meet Nimbus White Loggerhead Sea Turtle Nimbus is a white loggerhead sea turtle. Nimbus has a skin mutation that makes him white, instead of the brownish color of a typical loggerhead sea turtle. The lack of color, or melanin, makes Nimbus more susceptible to sunburn and even skin cancer! Lack of melanin often causes vision problems because eyes do not develop correctly without it. Nimbus has limited vision and was found to be blind in one eye. Nimbus was also... Read More

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