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Recording a Turtle Death

Picture by: NOAA Fisheries Pacific Islands Region Picture taken on: June 23rd, 2010

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T. Todd Jones taking measurements on a dead juvenile Kemp's ridley that was found washed ashore along the Gulf Coast of Mississippi during the Deepwater Horizon response in 2010. Yonat Swimmer recording the data on the stranding report. During the response, NOAA sent staff from every region to help out. Jones is from Hawaii.

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