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Green Sea Turtle on Loggerhead Key Beach
Green Sea Turtle on Loggerhead Key Beach
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Title: Green Sea Turtle on Loggerhead Key Beach

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A Green sea turtle fitted with a USGS satellite tag on Loggerhead Key, Dry Tortugas National Park, Fl, USGS. Note: All marine turtle images taken in Florida were obtained with the approval of the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (USFWS) and the Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), Marine Turtle Permit 176 issued to K.M. Hart, USGS, under conditions not harmful to this or other turtles.

Location: Dry Tortugas, FL, USA

Date Taken: 5/23/2011

Photographer: Kaare Iverson , USGS


Usage: This image is public domain/of free use unless otherwise stated. Please refer to the USGS Copyright section for how to credit the photo.

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Type: JPEG image - 7.75 MB
Dimensions: 5257 x 3119
Resolution: 72 dpi

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