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A peaceful sunrise over the gulf while watching sea gulls and a pelican awaken in Kemah Texas
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Monarch Refueling with Nectar
Strugle and Triumph
Seaside walk
On The Sea in Old Jaffa
Jabotinski House
The juvenile green sea turtle
Old Jerusaem Street
A green sea turte begins her descent to the ocean floor
The ancient voyager, a critically endangered hawskbill.
Tower of the Virgins in Zion National Park
Two bull moose in rut seen while traveling through Alaska
clicked this during the sinhgad fort trek
Beauty of Nature
a sunset during the lavasa city visit
a click inside the fortress
a sunset while sinhgad fort trek
Voyageur Traders on the Wabash
Greeny grass while dam visit
Wea Tribesman at Feast of the Hunter's Moon
13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
A green sea turte begins her descent to the ocean floor

After taking a breath of air a green sea turtle begins her dive back down to the ocean floor. This sea turtle was reddish orange in color. This shot shows her preparing for the deep descent with her flippers raised.

TAGS: Conservation, Ocean, Turks And Caicos Islands, Underwater

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Lansing, Illinois, United States of America
Member since 2015
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© Julie Suess.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2015
Total Views: 67
Total Favorites: 1
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 6, 2015, 1:29 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon PowerShot D10
Focal Length: 6.2mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO80
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