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Moment Giant Leatherback Sea Turtle Released Ocean Celebration Villagers Liberian

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An entire coastal village in Liberia came out, to both encourage and celebrate, as a HUGE Leatherback sea turtle was released and began to make his journey back to the Ocean. As one of the largest turtles on the planet, they get to these enormous sizes feeding primarily on jellyfish. Also one of the oldest creatures, the Leatherback turtle is considered a true living fossil. Check out the amazingly triumphant moment for this rare species.

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