Save sea turtles on the Great Barrier Reef

 
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Save sea turtles on the Great Barrier Reef

Save sea turtles on the Great Barrier Reef
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Dr. Ariel checks a sea turtle for parasites

Dr. Ariel checks a sea turtle for parasites
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STF intern Molly with green sea turtle

STF intern Molly with green sea turtle
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Sea turtle research

Sea turtle research
Sea turtles are tagged, weighed, measured, checked for disease and parasites, and a DNA sample taken before being released back into the water. (view small | med | large | orig)

Raine Island turtle heads back to the water

Raine Island turtle heads back to the water
Photo from Progress Report 'Turtle nesting leads to a busy 2014!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Green turtle hatchling on Raine Island

Green turtle hatchling on Raine Island
Photo from Progress Report 'Turtle nesting leads to a busy 2014!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Injured turtle transported to vet clinic

Injured turtle transported to vet clinic
Photo from Progress Report 'Turtle nesting leads to a busy 2014!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Researcher Johanna brings in a turtle for tagging

Researcher Johanna brings in a turtle for tagging
Photo from Progress Report 'Tags, Trackers & Teamwork to Save Sea Turtles!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Traditional Owners guide Walnut in for a tracker

Traditional Owners guide Walnut in for a tracker
Photo from Progress Report 'Tags, Trackers & Teamwork to Save Sea Turtles!' (view small | med | large | orig)

A hawksbill turtle is released after health checks

A hawksbill turtle is released after health checks
Photo from Progress Report 'Tags, Trackers & Teamwork to Save Sea Turtles!' (view small | med | large | orig)

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Organization

Project Leader

Julie Traweek

Townsville, QLD Australia

Where is this project located?

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