We loaded up with a seatbelts-buckled time of 10 AM this morning. No island time here! Before we left I […]
At the crack of noon, we woke from our turtley dreams and hurried to scarf down our customary bagel-and-apple breakfast […]
A crushed Orange Fanta can. A cigarette butt still burning on one end. A torn plastic bag tangled among roots. […]
After five days of wrangling green and hawksbill sea turtles and punching holes in their flippers for science, we were […]
Friday, 22 April 2015 *KNOCK KNOCK KNOCK* “Good morning!” It’s 5:45 a.m. and Matthew, our professor, is right on cue with our […]
I started swimming the net and saw a large green turtle with 2 remoras under it get tangled toward the bottom of the net. I started pulling up the net to lift the turtle and then swam down to try to bring the very heavy and frantically flailing turtle up to the surface.
After adjusting to our new sleeping hours, we all woke up bright and early and full of pep for another […]