Leroy Carlson shows off his boxes of turtles. // Photo by Kamiah Koch
By Kamiah Koch
On a rare day of clear, sunny skies at Boulevard Park in Fairhaven, visitors might stumble upon a man wearing a hat covered with turtles.
Known to locals as the “Turtle Man,” Bellingham resident Leroy Carlson collects shells around local beaches, using them to hand-make...