Turtle Cam Reveals Amazing Footage Of The Great Barrier Reef

by | Jul 7, 2015 | Conservation, Corals | 0 comments

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A turtle in the Great Barrier Reef had a GoPro attached to its back, thanks to the amazing work of the World Wildlife Fund. The result is pretty spectacular. The footage lasts for about 15 minutes, before the turtle is able to shack the camera off its back. Although beautiful, the footage shows the real harm of global warming. The footage is part of a campaign to raise awareness about the reefs declining health and to stop dumping in the Great Barrier Reef. MORE

  • Francis Yupangco

    Francis is a marine biologist with an MBA and over 20 years of professional aquarium experience. Francis is the former Aquatic Development Manager at Hagen USA., makers of Fluval brand aquarium products. He co-stars on Nat Geo WILD's reality TV series Fish Tank Kings where he is the resident "Fish Geek" and was Director of Marketing at Living Color Aquariums. He is an avid explorer having visited over 45 countries and lived in 7. At 17, he was among the youngest aquarists ever hired by the Vancouver Aquarium, where he worked for 7 years. His aquatic biology experience ranges from larval fish rearing to the design, construction and operational management of renowned public aquariums around the world. Francis is currently head of marketing at the world's largest vertically integrated fish farming company.


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