Saving Private Turtle

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  • Saving Private Turtle
    Divers rescued turtle from fishing lines
  • Despite all the environmental measures and 24h ranger’s work in the 30-mile guarded zone,even at the Cocos island can be found unfortunate animals with remains of fishing gear. We managed to save one turtle with the "decoration" - fishing line wrapped around the forelegs and neck. Holding the turtle was very hard - it certainly didn't understand our good intentions. But all ended well.