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a large snapping turtle with curved beak, beady eyes, and long claws lays on cement, its back covered in moss and grass

Snapping Turtle

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A medium-sized snapping turtle that crawled up onto land to lay some eggs in a sandy yard in west-central Minnesota.

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  • covered in all that vegetation, he looks like some kind of well camouflaged sniper.. :) great shot.. :)

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  • Shutter speed: 1/160 sec
  • Focal length: 240 mm
  • Aperture: f/5.6

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