Kemp's Ridley Heading Out to Sea
Picture by: NOAA Fisheries Protected Resoureces Picture taken on: April 16th, 2008
A Kemp's ridley returns to sea after laying her eggs. Scientists have marked the nest for research and to ensure it is not disturbed. This photo was taken under a NOAA Fisheries scientific research permit. Admire wildlife from a distance, for your safety and their protection.
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