Beach Erosion and Sea Turtle Nest

Image: Beach Erosion and Sea Turtle Nest

Detailed Description

This image depicts a cliff-like escarpment in the sand of a Florida beach. Notice the marked turtle nest (background) and the unusual single exposed egg (right foreground). The protective stakes mark a nest from an earlier week as part of a county research program that marks and records every eighth nest.

Details

Image Dimensions: 3600 x 2244

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Vero Beach, FL, US