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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
Storm
13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
The ancient voyager, a critically endangered hawskbill.

A critically endangered hawksbill sea turtle glides over a reef moments before surfacing for air. Hawksbill sea turtles are the most tropical sea turtles and are hunted for their tortoiseshells which are used for ornamental purposes. The illegal trade on the black market is thriving. Awareness and education are key to their survival.

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
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 6, 2015, 1:11 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon PowerShot D30
Focal Length: 5.9mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f3.9
ISO: ISO125
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