Critical Habitat - Leatherback Sea Turtle (Pacific Ocean)

Maps and GIS data

Leatherback sea turtle critical habitat data in the Pacific Ocean can be downloaded as a shapefile, viewed interactively in the Protected Resources App, or accessed through a map service (REST URL). 

Critical habitat text descriptions and static maps (PDF) can be viewed and/or printed from the electronic Code of Federal Regulations.

Leatherback sea turtle critical habitat was also designated (1979) in waters adjacent to St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. A PDF map and GIS data for the 1979 designation are available in the Southeast Region.

Contact: Shanna Dunn

Last updated by West Coast Regional Office on 02/11/2020

Critical Habitat Sea Turtles Endangered Species Act