May 23, 2015

A Flower and Weed

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May 23, 2015
A Flower and Weed

Species: Chelydra serpentina/ common snapping turtle | Location: Willow Lake State Recreation Area, Nebraska, USA

A young snapping turtle passing between marshes on a cool spring day.

About The Photographer

With a lifelong fascination of turtles, and a growing photography obsession that began a decade ago, this photo captures much of what inspires Bartels. He is the assistant editor of Nebraska Life Magazine and enjoys exploring his state.

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