17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Building the maternity home

After arriving on the beaches of Rushikulya the Olive Ridley Turtles dig their nests with their heavy flippers. The image here depicts that story.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2018
Date Uploaded: 06.2019
Photo Location: Ganjam, India
Camera: NIKON D7200
Copyright: © Arghya Adhikary