From near death to new life: Turtle leaves Oregon for San Diego

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What looked like a rock stopped Nadine Fuller in her tracks at her favorite beach near Newport in June. Fuller spotted it first through her binoculars, then ran toward the water. She could see the endangered Pacific green sea turtle was in trouble. "I thought he was dead," Fuller said Tuesday, remembering that day. "He had washed in with the tide. He was just laying there."