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Curious Turtle Befriends Commercial Diver

Hey buddy, whatcha doin’ with those pipes? Can I help?

What appears to be a critically endangered Hawksbill Sea Turtle approached the diver as he began maintenance on a platform in the Gulf of Thailand. After the initial fright of having an unknown thing rubbing up on him in the water, the diver made friends with the lonely animal.

Lucky for us, the entire exchange was captured by an ROV in the water.

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