wigmund: From National Geographic Photo of t…

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From National Geographic Photo of the Day; July 13, 2018:

Sea Bound
Saurabh Chakraborty, National Geographic Your Shot

Every year, millions of tiny, baby Olive Ridley Sea Turtles (Lepidochelys olivacea) hatch on Rushikulya Beach in India. It’s a treacherous journey—experts estimate that only 1 in every 1,000 baby sea turtles will make it to the water before being killed by a predator.

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