Sea Turtles & Reptiles

Taking a Breath

A giant sea turtle, most likely a Chelonia mydas, taking a breath of air with freediver, Daniel Cordova beyond. Like all reptiles, sea turtles have lungs so they...

The Start of a Long Journey

// A juvenile hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) pauses in a contemplative pose before taking the plunge into the ocean at the start of its long journey forward in life. It has completed the ...

Baby Sea Turtle

A freshly hatched baby sea turtle makes its instinctive scramble from Kimbiji's white sandy beach to the warm Indian Ocean water. An NGO called Sea Sense has been working in partnership with the local commu...

Turtle Bite

A sea turtle bites another in the tank at uShaka Marine World....
Sea Turtle

Sea Turtle

A sea turtle swims alongside the back of a fellow turtle. Photo by Alan Sutton....