LARRY, THE LONELY LEATHERBACK….By Patsy H. Parker
© Patsy H. Parker
What is his favorite food? To be continued………..
Have a wonderful day, and give someone you love a big hug! 6 more words
Female-biased sea turtle populations are reported at important sea turtle rookeries globally. This heightens concerns for the conservation of sea turtles in the long-term. For this reason researchers are measuring temperatures at nesting beaches around the world to better understand the male-to-female ratio that these rookeries are producing. 444 more words
Markus Reymann, director for the TBA21-Academy and Marine Biologist David Gruber, of National Geographic Emerging Explorer were diving in the Solomon Islands when they came across a biofluorescent Hawksbill Sea Turtle. 219 more words
A beautiful Biofluorescnet Turtle discovered by NatGeo.
Published by NatGeo Sep 28, 2015
While filming coral off the Solomon Islands, David Gruber, a National Geographic Emerging Explorer, encountered a “bright red-and-green spaceship.” This underwater UFO turned out to be a hawksbill sea turtle, which is significant because it’s the first time that biofluorescence has ever been seen in reptiles, according to Gruber. 34 more words
A hawksbill sea turtle that can light up like a neon Christmas tree is the latest addition to a menagerie of animals with an ability known as biofluorescence. 56 more words