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Zoo Cleanup

Members of the U.S. Coast Guard stationed in Alameda, Calif., Marines with the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit and sailors of the USS Makin Island assist the San Francisco Zoo with habitat cleanup during Fleet Week Friday, Oct. 5, 2012. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman David Flores



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This work, Zoo Cleanup, by PO3 David Flores, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:10.05.2012

Date Posted:12.13.2013 01:13

Photo ID:1122630

VIRIN:121005-G-NY896-883

Resolution:3872x2592

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The Coast Guard works with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and National Marine Fisheries Service to release turtles that have been rehabilitated.

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