Straw removal from a Sea turtle

Poor Sea Turtle with Straw up its Nostril, Video will make you cry

A poor Turtle with a plastic straw up its Nostril, yes almost 10-12 cm straw lodged in his nostril, this is how we Human destroying Nature and living one too.

A research team led by Christine Figgener (Texas A&M University) found a male olive ridley sea turtle during an in-water research trip in Costa Rica, Filmed by marine conservation biologist Christine Figgener.

Figgener and team members were collecting data on sea turtle mating when they noticed something in the nose of a 77-pound (35-kilogram) male sea turtle.

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The team felt it was better to remove the straw immediately, since they were hours away from a veterinarian.

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The turtle very likely swallowed the straw while ingesting other food items and then either expelled the straw together with the redundant sea water through her nostrils.

According to National Geographic The Sea turtle is fit and fine in rehab.

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