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What happened here?
Yin Yang
Close-up of the Queen
A woman gathering bottles to fetch water in another community. Due to lack of rain, many have lost access to drinking and household water.
Hidden Bonfire
Toad
Thirsty Bear
A young boy learning to spearfish lobster. Many fishermen in the Guna Yala say the sea is too warm for fish.
Connecting New York
Monk at Market St.
Soldier's Pass
Hawksbill Turtle and Associates
There's one in every neighborhood
Paddling collected wood from the mainland to the island community, where there are no trees left.
Snapping Turtle
Soldier's Pass
Jurassic Tree
Sunrise at Mono Lake
Romance in the Quarter
Daisies with dew drops
Removing the Cataract
Looking Back
Dance into the light
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Hawksbill Turtle and Associates

While diving on Cozumel's Casa Blanca reef I came upon this Hawksbill turtle (an endangered species) feeding with several fish (a gray angel and a queen trigger) crowding in to share the meal. They were so busy eating they totally ignored me.

TAGS: Mexico, Underwater

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Denver, Colorado, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© William Goodwin.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2016
Total Views: 39
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2016, 6:59 p.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: NEX-5N
Focal Length: 60mm
Shutter Speed: 1/59
Aperture: f11
ISO: ISO200
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