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Green sea turtle rescued from Dana Point Harbor is going to SeaWorld - OCRegister

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:18

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Green sea turtle rescued from Dana Point Harbor is going to SeaWorld
OCRegister
DANA POINT — A sick and lethargic green sea turtle from Dana Point Harbor is on its way to Sea World. The turtle was rescued Friday afternoon by staff from the ...

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These Kind People Helped a Disoriented Nesting Sea Turtle Get Back to the Ocean - One Green Planet

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 15:34

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These Kind People Helped a Disoriented Nesting Sea Turtle Get Back to the Ocean
One Green Planet
The nesting habits of sea turtles are quite particular and not entirely understood by researchers. For example, the turtles nest on some beaches but do not do so on others – in Florida, loggerheads nest in great numbers on the central east coast, while ...

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Two men arrested after investigators say they were found with about 500 sea turtle eggs - TCPalm

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 21:38

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Two men arrested after investigators say they were found with about 500 sea turtle eggs
TCPalm
ST. LUCIE COUNTY — Two Riviera Beach men were arrested Wednesday after state investigators reported finding them with about 500 sea turtle eggs, a state spokeswoman said. Raymond Saunders and Carl Cobb, both 50, were arrested on felony charges ...

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Sea turtle rescued - South Jetty (subscription)

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 17:12

Sea turtle rescued
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Tammy Linton and her son, John Kerr, rescued a green sea turtle after beachgoers found it trapped, almost completely buried in sand, at the beach in Port Aransas on a recent day. Linton is an employee at the Animal Rehabilitation Keep (ARK) at the ...

Pet 'pawikan' regains freedom after 8 years - Business Mirror

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 13:48

Business Mirror

Pet 'pawikan' regains freedom after 8 years
Business Mirror
“George”, a male sea turtle first kept as a pet in Olongapo City, finally swam to freedom at the Camayan Beach Resort here on Tuesday, after spending eight years of rehabilitation at the animal center of the Ocean Adventure theme park. Robert Gonzaga ...

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Mikaela DayHerald Sun - Herald Sun

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 08:19

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Mikaela DayHerald Sun
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FOUR little sea creatures have decided that Melbourne is a “turtley awesome” place to call home for the next year. The baby flatback sea turtles took to the sky, flying Qantas from the Sunshine Coast to their new habitat at Sea Life Melbourne. And it ...

Sea Life Park releases Hawaiian green sea turtles into ocean | KHON2 - KHON2

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 05:12

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Sea Life Park releases Hawaiian green sea turtles into ocean | KHON2
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Sea Life Park releases honu to “shellebrate” World Turtle Day ...Hawaii News Now

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Strange Herpes Virus Threatens Endangered Sea Turtles Along Texas Gulf Coast - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 03:56

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Strange Herpes Virus Threatens Endangered Sea Turtles Along Texas Gulf Coast
NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Another 30 green sea turtles are being kept in holding tanks until their operations can be performed. "There's been decades of research into this and we're still not to the point of being able to solve mysteries of exactly why its caused and exactly ...
Celebrate #WorldTurtleDay By Watching Amazing Sea Turtle RescuesPEOPLE.com
Sea turtle nesting season shattering Texas Coast record - KRISTV.com | Continuous News Coverage | Corpus ChristiKRIS Corpus Christi News
Leatherback Sea Turtles Use Mysterious 'Compass Sense' to Migrate Hundreds of MilesAlterNet
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Sea Life Park releases honu to “shellebrate” World Turtle Day - Hawaii News Now

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 01:16

Sea Life Park releases honu to “shellebrate” World Turtle Day
Hawaii News Now
HONOLULU, Hawaii (Hawaii News Now) - Sea Life Park Hawaii is celebrating the 17th-annual World Turtle Day with the release of three honu into the wild. On Tuesday, the two-year-old Hawaiian green sea turtles were released at an East Oahu beach ...

Leatherback Sea Turtles Use Mysterious 'Compass Sense' to ... - AlterNet

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 21:47

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Leatherback Sea Turtles Use Mysterious 'Compass Sense' to ...
AlterNet
How do these massive sea turtles stay on target as they migrate hundreds of miles through featureless open ocean? Imagine yourself swimming in the Sargasso ...

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Leatherback Sea Turtles Use Mysterious 'Compass Sense' to Migrate Hundreds of Miles - AlterNet

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 21:47

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Leatherback Sea Turtles Use Mysterious 'Compass Sense' to Migrate Hundreds of Miles
AlterNet
Sea turtles are known for their spectacular long-distance migrations. After many years at sea, they can pinpoint their natal nesting beaches after crossing entire ocean basins. We don't know the distance covered during their developmental journeys but ...

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Rescued turtles make debut at S.E.A. Aquarium - The Straits Times

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 21:01

Rescued turtles make debut at S.E.A. Aquarium
The Straits Times
When Louie, an endangered green sea turtle, arrived at Resorts World Singapore's S.E.A. Aquarium in September 2015, it measured no more than 5cm and weighed 20g. More than a year on, it weighs at least 10kg, and yesterday was one of two sea turtles ...

On World Turtle Day, Loggerhead Sea Turtle Released Off Florida ... - CBS Miami

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 19:35

CBS Miami

On World Turtle Day, Loggerhead Sea Turtle Released Off Florida ...
CBS Miami
MARATHON (CBSMiami/Florida Keys News Bureau) — In celebration of World Turtle Day, a 200-pound male loggerhead sea turtle was released off the Florida ...
Sea Turtle: Photos, videos of turtles for World Turtle DayPalm Beach Post

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Celebrate #WorldTurtleDay By Watching Amazing Sea Turtle Rescues - PEOPLE.com

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 17:45

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Celebrate #WorldTurtleDay By Watching Amazing Sea Turtle Rescues
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Today is World Turtle Day, an annual event dedicated to raising awareness about these majestic creatures and how we can help them. At the South Carolina Aquarium Sea Turtle Center in Charleston, South Carolina, every day is turtle day. The staff at ...
Sea turtle nesting season shattering Texas Coast recordKRIS Corpus Christi News
Leatherback Sea Turtles Use Mysterious 'Compass Sense' to Migrate Hundreds of MilesAlterNet
Smithsonian Earth Presents New Six-Episode Series SEA TURTLE RESCUEBroadway World
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Smithsonian Earth Presents New Six-Episode Series SEA TURTLE RESCUE - Broadway World

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 16:01

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Smithsonian Earth Presents New Six-Episode Series SEA TURTLE RESCUE
Broadway World
Smithsonian Earth Presents New Six-Episode Series SEA TURTLE RESCUE At the South Carolina Aquarium Sea Turtle Care Center, wildlife heroes spend countless hours rehabilitating sea turtles back to health and safety with sheer determination and ...
10 Must-Know Facts for World Turtle DayCare2.com
Happy World Turtle Day!DeeperBlue.com

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It's World Turtle Day: Palm Beach hotel has a way to celebrate - Palm Beach Daily News

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 14:35

Palm Beach Daily News

It's World Turtle Day: Palm Beach hotel has a way to celebrate
Palm Beach Daily News
A boutique Palm Beach hotel is teaming up with a local sea turtle education and conservation facility to offer visitors an opportunity to connect with one of the area's most popular animals. The Brazilian Court recently launched a “Plush Beds ...
Celebrate World Turtle Day with these photos, videosPalm Beach Post
South Africa: Environmental Affairs Celebrates World Turtle DayAllAfrica.com

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