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Sea Turtles Do It In The Dark

"With the lights shining on the beach, flood lights, lights from homes, the turtles mistake that for the ocean, and head the wrong way," says Jeff McClary, Director of S.C.U.T.E. (South Carolina United Turtle Enthusiasts). - quote from this article at Additional info on sea turtles in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and Florida.

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