Explore Land Turtles, Sea Turtles, and more!


Of the nearly 700 photos submitted in Through the Lens Underwater Photo Contest, Scuba Diving received some great turtle photos. Come check out our readers' best images!

Green turtle at cleaning station...Got to see this while snorkeling in Maui, really cool

Green turtles rely on the services of surgeonfish such as these tangs to keep their shells clean and shiny by grazing away unwanted algae. By Doug Perrine

10bullets: “  by Cedric Jacquot ”

use a combo of teal and white slip to create shell design on thin plaster then cut out shell shape repeat for head and flippers with blue and white slip. Piece it together on side of mold, then slip cast.

The Dry Tortugas National Park

Learn about Sea Turtles that you may encounter when snorkeling in Key West. Sea Turtles can be found while snorkeling and diving in Key West.


wildlifepower: “ S-S-S-SEA TURTLES TIME! Sea turtles (superfamily Chelonioidea), sometimes called marine are reptiles of the order Testudines. There are seven species of sea turtles.