Close up of a green turtle, Riviera Maya, Mexico
This turtle was not afraid and let me get very close. We seemed to share a desire to get to know each other. As she swam away, I dared to touch her. The shell was smooth and silky.
underwaterclosegreenturtleheadRivieraMayaMexicoChelonia mydasQuintana RooRiviera MayaYucatan Peninsulaanimalaquamarineaquaticclose upecosystemhorizontalmarinenaturereptilesseatropicalwild