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A turtle begins a new journey

Oswaldo Rivas / Reuters

An Olive Ridley turtle returns to the ocean after nesting at the La Flor Wildlife Refuge, about 93 miles south of Managua Nov. 15, 2012. According to the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources (MARENA) La Flor is one of seven beaches in Central America where more than 100,000 Olive Ridley turtles nest at each year.

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