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WATCH: 270-pound turtle rescued in Avalon, New Jersey - PhillyVoice.com

1 hour 27 min ago

PhillyVoice.com

WATCH: 270-pound turtle rescued in Avalon, New Jersey
PhillyVoice.com
A 270-pound sea turtle is safe and resting after she got caught in the surf Monday at the Jersey Shore. Officials at the Marine Mammal Stranding Center said they received a call around 5 p.m. that a large loggerhead was alive but lethargic in Avalon ...

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Turtle safety 101 - Pensacola News Journal

3 hours 39 min ago

Pensacola News Journal

Turtle safety 101
Pensacola News Journal
“Florida beaches provide nesting habitat for loggerhead, green and also, less often, leatherback and Kemp's ridley sea turtles,” said Dr. Robbin Trindell, leader of the sea turtle management program at the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.

Turtles — and the Sea Island spit — back in court - Atlanta Journal Constitution

7 hours 40 min ago

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Turtles — and the Sea Island spit — back in court
Atlanta Journal Constitution
Coastal and environmental groups are appealing a judge's ruling allowing development of posh Sea Island homes claiming harm to loggerhead turtles and pristine beaches. A state administrative law judge ruled in August that the Sea Island company can ...

Sea turtle nesting slows to none, hatchlings emerge by nestful - The Anna Maria Islander

15 hours 9 min ago

The Anna Maria Islander

Sea turtle nesting slows to none, hatchlings emerge by nestful
The Anna Maria Islander
Suzi Fox, Anna Maria Island Turtle Watch and Shorebird Monitoring executive director, points Sept. 21 to the 'Lights Out' message on Manatee Avenue on the west side of the Anna Maria Island Bridge in Holmes Beach, indicating sea turtle season remains ...

Keeping beloved sea turtles safe one tip at a time | WSLS - WSLS.com - WSLS

Mon, 09/26/2016 - 11:27

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Keeping beloved sea turtles safe one tip at a time | WSLS - WSLS.com
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TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission reminded beachgoers sea turtle nesting season lasts through October. Tips on ...

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Hurricane Hermine took toll on island turtle nests - Longboat Key News

Sun, 09/25/2016 - 21:44

Longboat Key News

Hurricane Hermine took toll on island turtle nests
Longboat Key News
On Sept. 2, Hurricane Hermine came through Florida including Longboat Key, and with it were winds, rain and storm surge. Sea turtles needed help, and Longboat Key's Turtle Watch came to the rescue. After the storm, Longboat Key Turtle Watch volunteers ...

Keeping our beloved sea turtles safe one tip at a time - WRIC.com - WRIC

Sun, 09/25/2016 - 17:52

WRIC

Keeping our beloved sea turtles safe one tip at a time - WRIC.com
WRIC
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission reminded beachgoers sea turtle nesting season lasts through October.

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The Forgotten Sea Turtle Beaches in Costa Rica - Q Costa Rica News

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 14:10

Q Costa Rica News

The Forgotten Sea Turtle Beaches in Costa Rica
Q Costa Rica News
QCOSTARICA article by Shannon Farley – Local eco-community Portasol Living is coordinating donations and volunteers for the unfunded program to continue its vital protection for sea turtles in Costa Rica. Over the past three decades, the world's ...

Study Shows How Sea Turtle Hatchlings Move Quickly on Sand - Research Horizons

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 12:33

Study Shows How Sea Turtle Hatchlings Move Quickly on Sand
Research Horizons
Life can be scary for endangered loggerhead sea turtles immediately after they hatch. After climbing out of their underground nest, the baby turtles must quickly traverse a variety of terrains for several hundred feet to reach the ocean. While these ...

Nine males, one female; divers watch turtles get frisky - The Sunshine Coast Daily

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 05:18

The Sunshine Coast Daily

Nine males, one female; divers watch turtles get frisky
The Sunshine Coast Daily
ONE female with nine males surrounded, all circling, pushing and shoving, ready to make their move. This was the act of nature a group of snorkellers faced as they swam at Lady Musgrave Island, when they watched 10 sea turtles in the midst of mating ...

Reggae with the Ridleys fundraiser final push for sea turtle facility - Port isabel south padre

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 00:42

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Reggae with the Ridleys fundraiser final push for sea turtle facility
Port isabel south padre
For many South Padre Island denizens, Sea Turtle, Inc. (STI) brings back fond memories or the founder of the organization, Ila Fox Loetscher, known affectionately as “The Turtle Lady.” The original creator of STI, Loetscher dedicated 35 years of her ...

Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center Turns 20 - TWC News

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 21:42

TWC News

Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center Turns 20
TWC News
SURF CITY-- This year marks the 20th anniversary of the opening of the Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center in Surf City. The hospital has provided care for more than 600 sick and injured sea turtles over the past two decades.

Doing swimmingly: Turtles released by Charleston aquarium - WBTV

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 17:42

Doing swimmingly: Turtles released by Charleston aquarium
WBTV
ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. (AP) - Two more sea turtles rehabilitated at the South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston are again swimming in the ocean. The aquarium announced the turtles were released late Thursday on the Isle of Palms. The turtles are Hunley, ...

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Doing swimmingly: Turtles released by Charleston aquarium - ABC NEWS 4

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 16:56

ABC NEWS 4

Doing swimmingly: Turtles released by Charleston aquarium
ABC NEWS 4
The aquarium announced the turtles were released late Thursday on the Isle of Palms. The turtles are Hunley, a loggerhead, and Glenn, a Kemp's ridley sea turtle. Hunley is an adult female and was recovered by a Department of Natural Resources research ...

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Doing swimmingly: Turtles released by Charleston aquarium - Washington Times

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 16:22

Doing swimmingly: Turtles released by Charleston aquarium
Washington Times
ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. (AP) - Two more sea turtles rehabilitated at the South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston are again swimming in the ocean. The aquarium announced the turtles were released late Thursday on the Isle of Palms. The turtles are Hunley, ...

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Nesting endangered marine turtles have arrived in Mexico - Vallarta Daily

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 14:27

Vallarta Daily

Nesting endangered marine turtles have arrived in Mexico
Vallarta Daily
Nesting endangered marine turtles have arrived at La Escobilla beach on Mexico's Pacific coast, in their annual migration, a sign that life is about to burst forth ...

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Endangered sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach - Business Insider

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 04:32

Endangered sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach
Business Insider
LA ESCOBILLA, Mexico (Reuters) - Nesting endangered marine turtles have arrived at La Escobilla beach on Mexico's Pacific coast, in their annual migration, a sign that life is about to burst forth from scorched grains of sand. "We hope to receive some ...

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Endangered sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach - Reuters

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 21:21

Endangered sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach
Reuters
Volunteers at the Olive ridley sea turtle Sanctuary Cooperative on La Escobilla beach, in the town of Santa Maria Tonameca, battle for turtle conservation in the Pacific Ocean. Populations of several species of Gulf Coast turtles have collapsed after ...

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Endangered sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach | Reuters - Reuters

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 21:04

Endangered sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach | Reuters
Reuters
Nesting endangered marine turtles have arrived at La Escobilla beach on Mexico's Pacific coast, in their annual migration, a sign that life is about to burst forth ...

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Endangered sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach - Reuters UK

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 20:52

Endangered sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach
Reuters UK
Volunteers at the Olive ridley sea turtle Sanctuary Cooperative on La Escobilla beach, in the town of Santa Maria Tonameca, battle for turtle conservation in the Pacific Ocean. Populations of several species of Gulf Coast turtles have collapsed after ...

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