Caption: Black sand beach fringed with tropical rainforest. Black sand is typically formed by the erosion of volcanic rock. This beach is a nesting site for the leatherback sea turtle (Dermochelys coriacea). Filmed on Dominica, a volcanic island in the Caribbean Sea.

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Keywords: animal, atlantic ocean, beach, black sand, caribbean, cliffs, coast, coastal, dominica, geological, geology, igneous, leatherback, nest, nesting, protected, rainforest, sand, sandy, sea, site, spray, surf, tropical, turtle, volcanic, waves, west indies, wind, windy

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Black sand beach, Dominica

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Duration: 00:00:18.06

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