|Safely heading back to sea after successfully nesting|
|A beautiful shot of a Hawksbill turtle heading back to sea|
Poaching remains a major concern and unfortunately at least a dozen turtles have been recorded as poached for this season by MCSS, with the majority being Hawksbill turtles and in most cases the female had obviously not had the chance to lay her eggs, but was instead dragged away by poachers.
|A vulnerable female turtle seeking to nest|
Poached turtle carcass