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Loggerhead Sea Turtle, nesting at midnight Environmental Photojournalism
Nighttime Nesting, Loggerhead Sea Turtle, Archie Carr Nat'l Wildlife Refuge
The rising moon appears like the sun in this long-exposure of a loggerhead sea turtle nesting near midnight at the Archie Carr National Wildlife The refuge near Melbourne Beach is the best nesting beach on the entire rim of the Atlantic Ocean for loggerheads according to Dr. Llewellyn "Doc" Ehrhart, in part due to the protection it receives from development.
- Branaman Photography
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