A crowd in the Keys cheers on the release of Kokomo, a loggerhead sea turtle on SUnday at Sombrero Beach in Marathon.
A crowd in the Keys cheers on the release of Kokomo, a loggerhead sea turtle on SUnday at Sombrero Beach in Marathon. Marathon Turtle Hospital via KeysInfoNet
A crowd in the Keys cheers on the release of Kokomo, a loggerhead sea turtle on SUnday at Sombrero Beach in Marathon. Marathon Turtle Hospital via KeysInfoNet

Back to nature: Hooked sea turtle released in the Keys

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