Sea Turtle Cam Reveals Surprising Food Choice (Video)


photo via video screen grab

A critter cam is attached to a green sea turtle, and researchers discover an interesting eating habit. The turtles are thought to be vegetarian, but as fireweed invades their usual veggie selections, the turtles turn to jelly fish as a snack. Check out the documentary video that shows the research project, and swim with the sea turtle!

Via National Geographic
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Tags: Animals | Oceans | Turtles

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