Komodo Dragons on the beach

Category: Outdoor Scenes

 

Photo and caption by jeffrey howery

While returning from an afternoon scuba dive to our live a board ship, the Seven Seas. We spotted a group of Komodo Dragons sunning themselves on the beach. We approached the shore in our dive boat, I slipped into the water and slowly swam towards shore taking pictures until I was in about a foot of water. It wasn't until later that I learned just how good a swimmer the dragons were.

Location: Rincha Island, Komodo Islands, Indonesia

 

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