Turtle caught in line

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Turtle caught in line

Marine turtles occasionally get entangled in crab or lobster trap lines. As the number of traps used in Florida increases, the number of entanglements are expected to increase as well.


Image Credit: FDEP STSSN



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Red tides are not always red. They can appear green, brown or even purple in color. The water can even remain its normal color during a bloom.

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