<p><br> A female leatherback sea turtle heaves herself from the surf at night to nest. Females often return to the same nesting areas where they were born to produce their own offspring.</p>

Female Leatherback at Surf's Edge


A female leatherback sea turtle heaves herself from the surf at night to nest. Females often return to the same nesting areas where they were born to produce their own offspring.

Photograph by Brian Skerry

Sea Turtles

See sea turtle pictures in this photo gallery from National Geographic.

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