Caption: Night-vision footage of a warden collecting eggs as they are laid by a leatherback turtle (Dermochelys coriacea). The leatherback turtle is critically endangered, and efforts to help the population survive involve protection of the eggs from predators and humans. Filmed in Dominica.

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Protecting turtle eggs

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