Turtles released in Mississippi : News Photo

Turtles released in Mississippi

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Biloxi Sun Herald / Contributor
Andy Coleman, turtle ecologist for the Institute for Marine Mammal Studies in Gulfport, Mississippi, holds a loggerhead turtle hatchling before releasing him in the Gulf of Mexico on Friday, August 17, 2012. The loggerhead was part of a clutch that were rescued on Thursday after they swam into Biloxi, Mississippi's Small Craft Harbor. (John Fitzhugh/Biloxi Sun Herald/MCT via Getty Images)
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Andy Coleman, turtle ecologist for the Institute for Marine Mammal Studies in Gulfport, Mississippi, holds a loggerhead turtle hatchling before releasing him in the Gulf of Mexico on Friday, August 17, 2012. The loggerhead was part of a clutch that were rescued on Thursday after they swam into Biloxi, Mississippi's Small Craft Harbor. (John Fitzhugh/Biloxi Sun Herald/MCT via Getty Images)
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August 17, 2012
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Andy Coleman turtle ecologist for the Institute for Marine Mammal... News Photo 150432526Animal,Aquatic,Biloxi,Ecologist,Environmental Issues,Gulf of Mexico,Gulfport,Hatchling,Hold,Horizontal,Loggerhead Turtle,Releasing,Turtle,USAPhotographer Collection: McClatchy-Tribune 2012 MCTAndy Coleman, turtle ecologist for the Institute for Marine Mammal Studies in Gulfport, Mississippi, holds a loggerhead turtle hatchling before releasing him in the Gulf of Mexico on Friday, August 17, 2012. The loggerhead was part of a clutch that were rescued on Thursday after they swam into Biloxi, Mississippi's Small Craft Harbor. (John Fitzhugh/Biloxi Sun Herald/MCT via Getty Images)