Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

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Ovigerous Female

These eggs look gray because all the yolk has been consumed and the larva can be seen.


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FWC Facts:
Along the Florida coast, sea turtles annually make between 40,000 and 84,000 nests. Females nest every 2-3 years, laying several nests on sandy beaches.

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