14 Dec '16, 6pm

READ: A day in the life of an SCA sea turtle intern for @USFWS:

It’s early, really early, but a warm sea breeze, an ATV ride through a dark tunnel of sea grapes, and a magnificent, multi-hued sunrise have already combined to make my 5:30 AM wake-up time feel more than worth it. Reaching the start point of my survey, I begin checking marked nests for signs of hatchlings or predators. At a recently hatched green sea turtle nest scheduled for a Nest Productivity Assessment (NPA), mosquitos and no-see-ums bite my neck as I kneel to dig for the clutch. Working against gravity to clear away sand, I expose a small, animate flipper. Fully uncovered, the hatchling blinks at his very first view of the above ground world. I place him in a sand-filled bucket so he can save up energy while he awaits release. Further into the nest, I find more hatchlings, alive and dead, stuck in roots unable to free themselves. SCA intern Katelyn Fraser performs a s...

Full article: http://www.thesca.org/connect/blog/typical-day-sea-turtle...

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