SUFB TV 002: Sea Turtles Found with Plastic in Their Nose

Sea turtles, 2 Olive Ridley sea turtles, were found by researcher Dr. Nathan Robinson to have plastic items stuck in their nose. The first incident, Nathan found a plastic straw in the nose of a swimming Olive Ridley Sea Turtle. In the second incident, Nathan came upon another Olive Ridley Sea Turtle with a plastic fork in it’s nose.

Resources Mentioned in this Episode

Sea Turtle with Straw in Nose Video
Sea Turtle with Plastic Fork in Nose Video

Dr. Nathan Robinson on SUFB Podcast:
1) Protecting Sea Turtles from Plastic
2) Ocean Talk Friday: December 18th, 2015

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