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Turtle watching - Mary Smith

Reblogged from Mary Smith’s Place:

“Come quietly,” hissed the man with the flashlight. It was one o’clock on a moonless night and as we stumbled after him in the dark our feet sank in soft sand. 243 more words

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MarySmith'sPlace - Turtle watching

“Come quietly,” hissed the man with the flashlight. It was one o’clock on a moonless night and as we stumbled after him in the dark our feet sank in soft sand. 1,125 more words

Karachi

Climate change is causing extreme feminisation in green turtles

The climate is changing and so is the gender of sea turtles.

Sea turtles have temperature-dependent sex determination, which basically means that their gender at birth is determined by the incubation temperature when the mother lays her eggs at the nesting beach. 422 more words

Biology

Cooler Beaches better for Sea Turtles Survival ...

Nearly 90% of sea turtle nesting in the U.S. occurs in Florida. The nesting season runs from May through October where most of the turtles return to their home beaches to lay eggs. 368 more words

Dining

5 Things I Learned about Sea Turtles

  1. The hatchlings have to run from the shore to the water or they will get disoriented.  If they are released further out at sea, they will just swim back to the shore.
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Borneo

How To: In-water sea turtling

Wednesday’s seem to be an incredibly exciting day of the week at the moment; Scrub one, Prickly Pear the next and this humpday was no exception. 1,316 more words

Kiholo turtle collage

Since this week’s WordPress photo challenge is ‘collage,’ I thought I’d see just how much I’ve forgotten about Photoshop Elements, or how much I never knew. 33 more words

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