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As of Friday, the group has documented more than 20,000 sea turtle nests, including loggerheads, leatherbacks and green turtles since the season began this spring.
The leatherback turtle is a living, breathing, plodding, swimming miracle: A hatchling can fit in the palm of your hand; an adult can grow as large as a Volkswagen bug.
Really big, in the case of the leatherback, which can weigh nearly a ton.
Large-scale movements and high-use areas of western Pacific leatherback turtles, Dermochelys coriacea.
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