loggerhead turtle, Caretta caretta, washed up dead - possibly caught as bycatch and thrown back to the ocean - as many as 17 of these turtles wash up dead as bycatch in the gill-net and long-line fisheries each day along the Pacific Coast beaches of Isla Magdalena, Mexico, Pacific Ocean


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Image ID: 0056736-MNO

Loggerhead Sea Turtle

loggerhead turtle, Caretta caretta, washed up dead - possibly caught as bycatch and thrown back to the ocean - as many as 17 of these turtles wash up dead as bycatch in the gill-net and long-line fisheries each day along the Pacific Coast beaches of Isla Magdalena, Mexico, Pacific Ocean
Credit to: BluePlanetArchive / Michael S. Nolan

Image dimensions: 5400x3600