Turtle catching at Toolakea Beach

Turtle catching at Toolakea Beach

Juvenile green turtle caught in tidal pools at Toolakea Beach, Townsville, Australia, as part of a research project going on their to assess the health of turtles foraging in the area and collect information to determine what they are feeding on.

Flipper tagged green turtle

Juvenile Green Turtle at Toolakea- a new visitor to the tidal pools, show its new flipper tag which has a unique identification code so if this animal can be identified if its re-sighted anywhere along the coast.

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