VIDEO: The giant South American river turtle is not as abundant as it once was in some areas, but conservation methods—including patrols of nesting beaches by armed guards—help Brazil maintain a healthy population. Here turtles interacting with one another underwater are observed, for what could be the first time.
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VIDEOGRAPHER: Kyler Abernathy
SENIOR PRODUCER: Jeff Hertrick
EDITOR: Nick Lunn
POV: Ride on the Back of a Giant River Turtle | National Geographic