Leatherback Sea Turtle, Playa Grande, Costa Rica

“Leatherback turtles are critically endangered, and this young hatchling is a symbol of hope for their future.” -- Nature's Best photographer, Jason Bradley.

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Leatherback Sea Turtle, Playa Grande, Costa Rica
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Jason Bradley/Nature’s Best Photography