To make sure the same turtle is not captured twice during the
10-day research period, they are marked with temporary paint that
will wash off after a few weeks.
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FWC Facts:White and brown shrimp depend on estuaries as nursery habitats, leaving when they reach 4-5 inches in length. This “shrimp run” occurs in late summer or early fall.
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