Why I Love Sea Turtles (They’re AMAZING) – Smarter Every Day 239

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My visit to the sea turtle hatchery was setup by Massi at Explornatura. You can contact him at: If you contact him tell him Destin said to tell him “Pura Vida”.

Dani and Valerie work at the Verde Azul Sea Turtle Conservation Center in Costa Rica:

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The songs used in this video were “Manatee” and “Leatherback” and “It’s probably gonna be ok”


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