While at the local Gulfarium to film educational interviews about sea turtle monitoring, I had the opportunity to go “behind the scenes” to meet the rescued turtles currently recuperating in their C.A.R.E. center. As I mentioned in a previous blog, the mission of the C.A.R.E. center is to conserve marine species, rehabilitate sea turtles, and educate others about the Gulf Ecosystem. Even I, who work with marine resources day in and day out, was about to see something new!
Read the rest at the Duke Nicholas School of the Environment.