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Protecting turtle hatchlings

With turtle tracks in the background, volunteer Goffinet McLaren (L) and South Carolina United Turtle Enthusiasts head coordinator, Jeff McClary, check over the location of a freshly laid nest on Litchfield Beach along the coast of South Carolina August 9, 2012.

Protecting turtle hatchlings

August 26, 2012

Volunteers from South Carolina United Turtle Enthusiasts (SCUTE), walk the beaches along SC's coast during nesting season, monitoring the activity of the endangered Loggerhead turtle hatchlings, as they make their way towards the Ocean.