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MDC is the abbreviation for the CCA-AEP Marine Development Center in Corpus Christi.

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By-line: Chase A. Fountain, © Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

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Caption/Information: Staff and volunteers from the Padre Island National Seashore Division of Sea Turtle Science and Recovery rescue cold-stunned sea turtles from a beach near Corpus Christi, Texas, Thursday, February 3, 2011. So far, nearly 300 green sea turtles have been rescued from the southern Texas coast and transported to a Texas Parks and Wildlife fish hatchery, Texas State Aquarium and Aniam Rehabilitation Keep (ARK) where they will remain in warm aquariums until bay waters warm up.

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