Extremely Rare Species! Kauai 2 1/2 legged Endangered Green Sea Turtle
BARKING SANDS – Capt. Bruce Hay, commander of the Pacific Missile Range Facility, is emphatic when he says, “We care more about the land than we do about the base.”
And then there are the turtles at Turtle Cove on the base.
“You don’t usually think about a military guy protecting the turtles,” Hay said.
After all, he does have his hands full at the helm: tracking submarines, surface ships, aircraft and space vehicles.
But again, he is emphatic about the need to caretake the land and everything living on it.
“There are three reasons to protect the turtles: moral, legal and operational,” Hay said.
Ask Dr. Hawking!
Dr. Hawking, any clues? Do you think Captain Hay did it on the coral reef with the electronic warfare?