Title: Planet Earth the photographs
Author(s): Alastair Fothergill
Release year: 2007
Publisher: BBC Books
Why in Database: Turtle appears on one page in this book, there is a large photo and caption.
GRAZING TURTLE A Pacific green turtle grazes on Galapagos seaweed. Unlike other marine turtles, adult green turtles eat mainly sea grasses and algae, which means they remain close to shore. Their droppings help fertilize their pastures, and sea-grass beds are kept healthy by grazing.