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This turtle was blind to we snorkelers on her left side where the tumor and the recently bitten off flipper was.

Feb. 15, 2012 14:37:59 -1000
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Green Turtle - Photo (c) Mathieu Bertrand Struck, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
ltesaramimoto's ID: Green Turtle (Chelonia mydas)
Posted by ltesaramimoto about 2 years ago (Flag)
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thanks for the observation. we're getting quite a few from this area of south Maui... See any hawksbills out there?

Posted by vanhoutan about 2 years ago (Flag)
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Green Turtle - Photo (c) Mathieu Bertrand Struck, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
vanhoutan's ID: Green Turtle (Chelonia mydas)
Posted by vanhoutan about 2 years ago (Flag)
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Are you registered/interested in the Ocean Awareness Training this week on Maui? It's at two locations, Kihei and Lahaina, and I'll be there presenting. Check it out at http://www.oceanawarehawaii.org/

Posted by vanhoutan about 2 years ago (Flag)
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Green Turtle - Photo (c) Mathieu Bertrand Struck, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
ltesaramimoto's ID: Green Turtle (Chelonia mydas)
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Green Turtle - Photo (c) Mathieu Bertrand Struck, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
Community ID: Green Turtle (Chelonia mydas)
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