Dead Turtles in the Pacific – level 1
Four hundred sea turtles die. They die in the Pacific. People find them 13 kilometres off El Salvador. El Salvador is in Central America.
There are some alive turtles. People help them.
People want to know why this happens. Blast fishing can kill animals. Contaminated water is dangerous too.
Difficult words: off (away from), blast fishing (killing fish with bombs), contaminated (very dirty, dangerously dirty).
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