Photo depicts excavation being done on a nest of a sea turtle in Rosalie to rescue its eggs. Seaweed and poaching on other beaches have greatly affected the turtles ability to nest but efforts are continuing to protect the highly endangered species
Photo submitted by Judy Joyce
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