Baby sea turtles hatch from their eggs on the beach and find their way to the ocean with the use of their internal compasses. That is, if they don't get caught by predators along the way, which many do. Animal Nature, Keep Swimming, The Ocean, Things, Reader Submissive, Beautiful Pictures, Sea Turtles, Awesome Stuff, Pictures Day
Every sea turtle has markings as distinct as fingerprints on their shells. In an attempt to save the turtles from slaughter, rescue groups are etching their shells with tools that 'ruin' them for collectors. YEA FOR THE TURTLES!