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Baby Sea Turtles Survive Better With Many Siblings - The News-Press

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Baby Sea Turtles Survive Better With Many Siblings
The News-Press
Sea turtles do not have an easy start to life from the minute they are born. The baby turtles have to break out of their shell, dash across sand to find safety and food in the water-- and all this with hopes that they will not be eaten by a predator ...

Turtle nesting season officially opens May 1 - The News-Press

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The News-Press

Turtle nesting season officially opens May 1
The News-Press
Turtle nesting season doesn't officially begin until Monday, May 1, but those that monitor sea turtles on local beaches are already checking for nests. With a warm winter this year, water temperatures are rising and that sparks mother turtles to start ...
LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort announces return of eco-friendly family getawayMiami's Community Newspapers

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Sea turtles ready for return to the Atlantic - WECT-TV6

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Sea turtles ready for return to the Atlantic
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North Carolina Aquariums and the Sea Turtle Assistance and Rehabilitation Center will release 18 rehabilitated sea turtles at the Fort Fisher State Recreation Area on Tuesday. The previously cold-stunned turtles were rehabilitated at the NC Aquarium on ...

Giant 'cannonball' jellyfish in Myrtle Beach, followed by 'Volkswagen ... - News & Observer

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 19:16

News & Observer

Giant 'cannonball' jellyfish in Myrtle Beach, followed by 'Volkswagen ...
News & Observer
The return of large “cannonball” jellyfish on Myrtle Beach shores is also bringing giant leatherback sea turtles.

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GTR Newspapers | Find Local Tulsa, Bixby, Broken Arrow, Jenks ... - Greater Tulsa Reporter Newspapers

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 18:57

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GTR Newspapers | Find Local Tulsa, Bixby, Broken Arrow, Jenks ...
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NEWEST EXHIBIT: Konnie Boulter, program director for The Oxley Foundation, cuts the ribbon during the opening of the Sea Turtle Island exhibit as contributing ...

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It's sea turtle season in Florida. Here's how to see them. - The ... - Philadelphia Sunday Sun

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 07:01

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It's sea turtle season in Florida. Here's how to see them. - The ...
Philadelphia Sunday Sun
ABOVE PHOTO: Adult female loggerhead turtle fitted with a transmitter is released back into the wild. (Photo: Shutterstock). By Beth J. Harpaz. associated press.
Sea turtle spectacle | The Chronicle HeraldTheChronicleHerald.ca
Wildlife activists nurse green sea turtle to get rid of 1,000 leeches ...Mid-Day

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Wildlife activists nurse green sea turtle to get rid of 1000 leeches stuck to its body - Mid-Day

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 05:58

Mid-Day

Wildlife activists nurse green sea turtle to get rid of 1000 leeches stuck to its body
Mid-Day
The 75-kg endangered green sea turtle was found at Dahanu beach two months ago, in pain and close to death. Wildlife activists were shocked to discover over 1,000 leeches stuck to its body. After extensive treatment, the reptile was finally released in ...

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Sea turtle spectacle | The Chronicle Herald - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 23:13

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Sea turtle spectacle | The Chronicle Herald
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Many Florida beaches welcome a special type of visitor as the weather gets warmer: sea turtles. Female sea turtles crawl out of the water from spring to early fall ...
Wildlife activists nurse green sea turtle to get rid of 1,000 leeches ...Mid-Day

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Nesting sea turtles face difficulty this summer; more monitors are requested - State Port Pilot

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 21:03

Nesting sea turtles face difficulty this summer; more monitors are requested
State Port Pilot
As cabbage-head jellies wash ashore, tiny “no-see-ums” start to bite and water temperatures rise, another harbinger of spring can't be far behind: sea turtles that have nested on local shores for centuries. The official “season” starts May 1, but the ...

Cozumel to host first Sea Turtle Festival - The Yucatan Times

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 19:05

The Yucatan Times

Cozumel to host first Sea Turtle Festival
The Yucatan Times
COZUMEL — On May 26 – 27, Cozumel Island will host the first Sea Turtle Festival organized by the Cozumel Parks and Muses Foundation (CPMF), as part of its 30th anniversary. (Photo: Google) ...

County encourages private beach owners to remove hurricane debris that could prevent sea turtle nesting - Ormond Beach Observer

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 18:31

Ormond Beach Observer

County encourages private beach owners to remove hurricane debris that could prevent sea turtle nesting
Ormond Beach Observer
By simply shielding or redirecting lights away from the beach and turning them off when not in use, beachfront residents can help sea turtles survive.” During nesting season, residents are required to comply with the sea turtle lighting ordinance by ...

It's sea turtle season in Florida - Lifestyle News - Paducah Sun - Paducah Sun

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 06:52

Paducah Sun

It's sea turtle season in Florida - Lifestyle News - Paducah Sun
Paducah Sun
FILE - In this July 9, 2013, file photo, a loggerhead sea turtle hatchling makes its way into the ocean along Haulover Beach in Miami. Opportunities to observe ...
Sea turtle patrols ready for daily sunrise walks | Myrtle Beach Sun ...Myrtle Beach Sun News
New Keewaydin turtle station dedicated to Conservancy biologist ...Florida Weekly

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New Keewaydin turtle station dedicated to Conservancy biologist - Florida Weekly

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 04:19

New Keewaydin turtle station dedicated to Conservancy biologist
Florida Weekly
Conservancy biologist David Addison cuts the ribbon on the new sea turtle research station that was dedicated in honor of his 43 years of service to the organization's sea turtle monitoring and protection program. He is joined by Conservancy board ...

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Sea turtle patrols ready for daily sunrise walks - Myrtle Beach Sun News

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 00:02

Paducah Sun

Sea turtle patrols ready for daily sunrise walks
Myrtle Beach Sun News
Area sea turtle patrols are preparing to begin daily walks of beaches, from Waties Island southward, looking for nests of loggerhead turtles. South Carolina had a record 6,000 nests in 2016, following a record 5,000-plus in 2015. Volunteers will start ...
New Keewaydin turtle station dedicated to Conservancy biologistFlorida Weekly

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Atlantic Beach sea turtle lighting ordinance passes first reading despite debate - Florida Times-Union

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 15:12

Florida Times-Union

Atlantic Beach sea turtle lighting ordinance passes first reading despite debate
Florida Times-Union
Commissioners Jimmy Hill and John Stinson say that the current proposed ordinance penalizes citizens that have already complied to the voluntary sea turtle lighting ordinance. They accuse the ordinance for making citizens pay for replacing lights and ...

Nature Foundation records 1st sea turtle nest of this season - The Daily Herald (press release)

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 15:00

The Daily Herald (press release)

Nature Foundation records 1st sea turtle nest of this season
The Daily Herald (press release)
SIMPSON BAY--The 2017 Sea Turtle Nesting Season has started on St. Maarten, with the Nature Foundation recording the first two nests on Simpson Bay last ...

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Where to view baby sea turtles hatching | Miami.com - Miami.com

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 17:50

Miami.com

Where to view baby sea turtles hatching | Miami.com
Miami.com
Watch baby sea turtles during Florida's sea turtle season at these locations throughout South Florida.

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National University Faculty, Students Present Sea Turtle Research at International Symposium - National University News

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 00:11

The San Diego Union-Tribune

National University Faculty, Students Present Sea Turtle Research at International Symposium
National University News
San Diego, Calif. – Under the direction of National University professor Mario Mota, a group of students are contributing to international efforts to save the threatened loggerhead sea turtle. Their research findings were presented at the 37th Annual ...
National University studies bacteria effect on sea turtle nests - The ...The San Diego Union-Tribune
How to view sea turtles in Florida | St. Mary NowStMaryNow.com
2017 sea turtle nesting season guidelines issued - CaptivaSanibel ...Sanibel Captiva Islander

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