Endangered Sea Turtle Rescued After Selfie-Takers Nearly Kill It

An endangered loggerhead sea turtle is recovering after allegedly being beaten by people who were taking selfies with it on a beach near Beirut, Lebanon.

Read more about this latest in a string of attacks on wildlife.
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/2016/06/sea-turtle-stepped-on-for-selfies-injured-rehabilitation-lebanon-beach/

Learn more about loggerhead sea turtles.
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/reptiles/loggerhead-sea-turtle/

Watch: Crowds Cheer as Sea Turtles Return to the Sea

Footage courtesy Animals Lebanon

ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: Jed Winer

Manuel Remisido
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