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Retrieving Turtle

Picture by: NOAA Fisheries Pacific Island Region Picture taken on: June 24th, 2010

Tags: turtle deepwater southeast pacific

Shawn Murakawa and T. Todd Jones retrieving a dead adult loggerhead that was found floating off of the Gulf Coast of Mississippi during the Deepwater Horizon response in 2010. During the response, NOAA sent staff from every region to help out. Murakawa and Jones are from Hawaii.