Kari Hawksbill sea turtle swam here from far away – hoping to find her new home with you. She's part of our new National Geographic series introducing you to endangered species. Hawksbill sea turtles live on the coast of Cuba, the Dominican Republic, and Venezuela, among other places. They are hunted frequently for their meat and eggs. The species is classified as "critically endangered", which means that they are very close to extinction – so international protection is important! Give Kari a new home – she'll thank you for it and quickly become a valued new member of the family. The lifelike turtle is 32 cm tall and is made of soft and cuddly printed fabric. Your purchase today helps support scientists, explorers and researchers from the National Geographic Society so they can continue to protect animals like Kari who are facing extinction.