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Monsoon season
Butterfly sunning on purple flowering bush
Raindrops on leaves
Valley of the Moon during sunset
Zion
Ready to fly
Backyard Lightning
Meanderings
Abandoned building on the way to Daytona Beach
Oh rose!!
husband fishing at the south padre island
A sea turtle rests in the coral while I almost motionlessly observe nearby.
Leaving in haste
A best to a couple is a baby
Narrow escape
Thirsty Warthog
Learning to climb
Four Crosses
Playful Cheetah Cubs
Amazing night sky at Joshua Tree National Park, California
Little Bird Waiting for Something
man in the forest
Girl in the field
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
A sea turtle rests in the coral while I almost motionlessly observe nearby.

A juvenile green sea turtle was found resting in some purple coral. As I was snorkeling around observing and photographing sea turtles I found this beautiful turtle nestled in the coral. The turtle surfaced for air and then would circle around and find its place of rest again.

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

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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: 06.2016
Total Views: 47
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 30, 2016, 9:23 a.m.
Camera Model: Canon PowerShot D10
Focal Length: 18.6mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
ISO: ISO80
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