Myrtle, the Hawaiian green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) -- 'holding down the fort' on Puako reef while we've been traveling.Bobbie & Jerry
gorgeous , I love turtoise...Mine is up at http://thefourseasonsofmylife.com/2008/01/wordless-wednesday.htmlHope You can visit me too. TC
Your pictures are always beautiful and this one is no exception!Happy WW!
Gorgeous blues! Lovely...
How opportune for me that on my first visit to your delightful site I get to see a turtle! Your photography is stunning, as is the ethos behind it.I hope you'll drop by for a peek at my WW contribution:http://writteninc.blogspot.com/2008/01/wordless-wednesday-vision-quest.htmlI'd like to wish you a wonderful Wordless Wednesday!Carmi
What a gorgeous shot! Thanks for your comments on my blog! Happy WW!
Man oh man, so many days I spent with my head under the water when we were there in February and I still never got to see one of these. Thanks for the pic...I can pretend now, lol
This is fantastic! Beautiful, another world... underwater, I am in awe.I thank you for visiting my blog and the nice comment!~Michele~The Rocky Mountain Retreat
Hello, Myrtle, the Turtle!! As always, thanks for introducing us to the citizens under the sea :D
We always enjoy coming to see your underwater photos. Happy WW!
Welcome home!.... and great picture as usual. ;)
You get the greatest photos! Good WW to you!!
wow this si great shot of the see turtle!..;)great shot! Happy WW!mine is here
Wow that is just amazing!
Beautiful, as always.BTW, the picture on your Have A Peek... post is equally beautiful. I forgot to tell you so.
Isn't that a familiar face to welcome you home? Here is our welcome back home from your Hawaii oahana. aloha, pua
What a beauty :)
That turtle looks very wise.
Welcome back! Hope you had a great trip. As usual..stunning photo!
I am a little late for WW but amazing underwater shot! BRAVO
Very nice photo. Welcome home! Is that turtle really a regular around the reef? My brother lives in the California desert and has a giant land tortoise stop by his property every year for a few months at a time.
Thanks for the shout out Bobbie, I always love coming here to see your wonderful photographs and insightful articles, the sea is such a beautiful place and you and Jerry do a wonderful service in bring it to us :)
Thank you all for visiting and for commenting -- and for welcoming us back home from our travels.To answer Pete's question about whether this turtle really is a regular around our home ref, the answer is a resounding YES> You can read all about this special turtle in two of our earlier posts:Meet Myrtle the TurtleandMyrtle's special spot on Puako ReefBobbie & Jerry
We welcome your comments and invite your questions. Dialogue is a good thing!Bobbie & Jerry
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