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Fish Kills, Trump In Tampa, Cold-Stunned Sea Turtles - Patch.com

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 21:36

Patch.com

Fish Kills, Trump In Tampa, Cold-Stunned Sea Turtles
Patch.com
Patch operates 23 daily news sites in Florida. The following are some of the top headlines from the past day: Cold-Stunned Sea Turtles Flood Clearwater Aquarium. As overnight temperatures drop, humans aren't the only ones in need of shelter from the cold.

Cold-Stunned Sea Turtles Flood Clearwater Aquarium - Patch.com

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 20:22

Patch.com

Cold-Stunned Sea Turtles Flood Clearwater Aquarium
Patch.com
The Clearwater Marine Aquarium has been making a point of taking in and treating sea turtles that have become stunned due to frigid water temperatures. So far in 2016, the nonprofit aquarium has logged a total sea turtle intake number of 143. Of that ...
Sea turtles stunned by cold weather arrive by the dozen to Clearwater Marine AquariumTampabay.com
Fla. aquarium looking for financial help to save sea turtlesWFTV Orlando

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Frigid weather prompts sea turtle rescue, Clearwater team struggling to keep up - ABC Action News

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 14:05

ABC Action News

Frigid weather prompts sea turtle rescue, Clearwater team struggling to keep up
ABC Action News
The Clearwater Marine Aquarium (CMA) says their staff has been working tirelessly to rescue and rehabilitate sea turtles suffering due to the cold weather conditions. The cold water makes sea turtles vulnerable and unable to function, according to th ...

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Second wave of cold stun sea turtles - WTSP 10 News

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 10:34

WTSP 10 News

Second wave of cold stun sea turtles
WTSP 10 News
Last month, the turtle team at CMA reported nearly 30 cold stun intakes over a single weekend, and hospital activity hasn't shown any sign of slowing down in February. The 2016 total intake count is over 140, with 69 live sea turtles arriving at CMA ...
Cold-Stunned Sea Turtles Flood Clearwater AquariumPatch.com
Sea turtles stunned by cold weather arrive by the dozen to Clearwater Marine AquariumTampabay.com
Fla. aquarium looking for financial help to save sea turtlesWFTV Orlando

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Sea turtles stunned by cold weather arrive by the dozen to Clearwater Marine Aquarium - Tampabay.com

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 00:58

Sea turtles stunned by cold weather arrive by the dozen to Clearwater Marine Aquarium
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Many have the debilitating fibropapilloma virus, which produces external tumors that can hamper a turtle's ability to swim, eat or see and requires heightened care. The aquarium announced Wednesday an "urgent need for additional supplies to help the ...
CMA needs help to treat sea turtles hurt by the coldTampa Bay Newspapers
Meet SheldonBay Weekly

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Dutch Griekenland.net publication on caretta-caretta sea turtles and Greece - Tornos News International Edition (press release)

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 13:36

Tornos News International Edition (press release)

Dutch Griekenland.net publication on caretta-caretta sea turtles and Greece
Tornos News International Edition (press release)
Renowned philhellene Bas Wanrooij, adopted three caretta-caretta turtles, a wounded one named "Retsina", a small one called "Sammy" and her mother named "Samantha" along with their nest, which was put under the "Archelon" organization care and ...

Rare Albino Sea Turtle Hatchling Spotted (PHOTOS) | The Weather Channel - The Weather Channel

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 21:33

The Weather Channel

Rare Albino Sea Turtle Hatchling Spotted (PHOTOS) | The Weather Channel
The Weather Channel
A rare albino green sea turtle, which hatched in the wild on Feb. 6, 2016, in Queensland, Australia. Volunteers from the nonprofit Coolum & North Shore Coast Care captured images of the tiny creature, before watching it head into the sea. (Coolum ...

Extremely Rare Albino Sea Turtle Hatches On Australian Beach - Huffington Post

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 19:05

Huffington Post

Extremely Rare Albino Sea Turtle Hatches On Australian Beach
Huffington Post
Conservationists are abuzz after finding an extremely rare albino sea turtle on an Australian beach, the last of 122 hatchlings to leave its mother's nest. The little guy, named Alby, was photographed as it sauntered to the water's edge along ...
Beautiful and incredibly rare baby albino sea turtle photographed making its way to seaTelegraph.co.uk
Volunteers find extremely rare albino turtle hatchlingChristian Science Monitor
Rare albino turtle found on Australia beachCNN
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Rare albino baby sea turtle found in Australia - NBC4i.com

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 18:12

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Rare albino baby sea turtle found in Australia
NBC4i.com
Warneminde explained that only one in 1,000 green turtles typically survives to maturity – and Alby's chances are even slimmer. Because of their color, albino turtles are not suited well to the environment. They are easy prey for large creatures ...
Surprise! This baby green turtle isn't green at allWPTV.com
Rare albino turtle found on Australia beachKMOV.com

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Gruesome Tumors on Sea Turtles Linked to Climate Change and Pollution - EcoWatch

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 14:38

EcoWatch

Gruesome Tumors on Sea Turtles Linked to Climate Change and Pollution
EcoWatch
A turtle hospital in Marathon, Florida is treating an increasing number of green sea turtles affected by fibropapillomatosis (FP), a global sea turtle disease caused by a herpes virus. The disease leads to the formation of tumors on the turtles' eyes ...
Sea SicknessOnEarth Magazine
Tumor-Causing Fibropapillomatosis Afflicts Green Sea Turtles In FloridaTech Times
Sea turtles with tumors fill Florida hospitalPhys.Org

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Gruesome Tumors on Sea Turtles Linked to Climate Change and Pollution - EcoWatch

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 14:38

EcoWatch

Gruesome Tumors on Sea Turtles Linked to Climate Change and Pollution
EcoWatch
A turtle hospital in Marathon, Florida is treating an increasing number of green sea turtles affected by fibropapillomatosis (FP), a global sea turtle disease caused by a herpes virus. The disease leads to the formation of tumors on the turtles' eyes ...
Sea turtles with tumors fill Florida hospitalYahoo News
Sea SicknessOnEarth Magazine
Tumor-Causing Fibropapillomatosis Afflicts Green Sea Turtles In FloridaTech Times

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Tumor-Causing Fibropapillomatosis Afflicts Green Sea Turtles In Florida - Tech Times

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 06:18

Tech Times

Tumor-Causing Fibropapillomatosis Afflicts Green Sea Turtles In Florida
Tech Times
An increasing number of green sea turtles in Florida continue to suffer from a mysterious tumor-causing disease called fibropapillomatosis. In fact, veterinarians at the Turtle Hospital have been seeing a sharp rise in turtles needing surgical ...
Sea turtles with tumors fill Florida hospitalYahoo News

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Sea turtle groups to remember Panama City Beach biologist Larry Ogren - The News Herald

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 22:13

The News Herald

Sea turtle groups to remember Panama City Beach biologist Larry Ogren
The News Herald
At the University of Florida, Ogren met zoology professor Archie Carr, who would go on to make a name for himself as one of the first people to recognize declining sea turtle populations and do something about it. But at the time they met, Carr's ...

Sea turtle groups to remember Panama City Beach biologist Larry Ogren - The News Herald

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 22:13

The News Herald

Sea turtle groups to remember Panama City Beach biologist Larry Ogren
The News Herald
At the University of Florida, Ogren met zoology professor Archie Carr, who would go on to make a name for himself as one of the first people to recognize declining sea turtle populations and do something about it. But at the time they met, Carr's ...

Sea turtles rehabbed and released in Clearwater - WFLA

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 16:33

WFLA

Sea turtles rehabbed and released in Clearwater
WFLA
One of the turtles, a Kemp's Ridley turtle was given the name Cheetah because it only spent a week at the aquarium before it was given a clean bill of health. The other turtle is a young green sea turtle named Elektra spent more than seven months at ...

Veterinarians prepare to operate on a critically endangered Kemp's Ridley sea turtle at the Turtle Hospital in ... - Peninsula On-line

Sun, 02/07/2016 - 18:02

Peninsula On-line

Veterinarians prepare to operate on a critically endangered Kemp's Ridley sea turtle at the Turtle Hospital in ...
Peninsula On-line
Marathon, United States: The young patient writhes on the operating table, kicking its flippers. A team of medical attendants turns it over, revealing an underbelly cluttered with tumors, some as big as golf balls. This endangered green sea turtle ...

Galveston talks turtles at Sea Turtle Saturday event presentations and tour set for Feb. 20 - Your Houston News

Sun, 02/07/2016 - 16:00

Your Houston News

Galveston talks turtles at Sea Turtle Saturday event presentations and tour set for Feb. 20
Your Houston News
Before the Kemp's ridley sea turtles head to the Galveston beaches for nesting season this spring, make plans to learn about these fascinating creatures at Sea Turtle Saturday on February 20th, at an informative and engaging seminar presented by the ...

Sea turtles with tumors fill Florida hospital - Phys.Org

Sun, 02/07/2016 - 09:04

Phys.Org

Sea turtles with tumors fill Florida hospital
Phys.Org
This endangered green sea turtle, about two years old and too young for the staff to know yet whether it is male or female, is infected with fibropapillomatosis, a potentially deadly disease caused by a type of herpes virus. Experts still don't ...
Kudos to Keys state representative for stronger sea-turtle billKeysNet

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Sea turtles with tumors fill Florida hospital - Yahoo News

Sun, 02/07/2016 - 08:33

Yahoo News

Sea turtles with tumors fill Florida hospital
Yahoo News
As the population of green sea turtles rebounds in and around the Florida Keys, cases of fibropapillomatosis have exploded too, filling the corridors of the United States' oldest rescue and rehab facility, known simply as the Turtle Hospital. "When I ...
Rare sea turtles in their dozens treated for tumours at animal hospitalYahoo News Digest

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Kudos to Keys state representative for stronger sea-turtle bill - KeysNet

Sat, 02/06/2016 - 14:28

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Kudos to Keys state representative for stronger sea-turtle bill
KeysNet
State Rep. Holly Raschein (R-Key Largo), working with the Monroe County State Attorney's office, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission attorneys and the Florida Keys Turtle Hospital added an amendment to House Bill 7013 that revised Marine ...
Hospital turns turtle with this tumour emergencyEmirates 24|7
Along the Lankan Coast, It's a Haven for TurtlesThe New Indian Express

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