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Taking Measurements

Picture by: NOAA Fisheries Pacific Island Region Picture taken on: May 6th, 2011

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NOAA's Shawn Murakawa measuring a dead juvenile Kemp's ridley that was found washed ashore along the Gulf Coast of Mississippi at night in 2010. During the response, NOAA sent staff from every region to help out. Murakawa is from Hawaii.

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