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Sea turtles enjoy freedom again with help from some friends - The Outer Banks Voice

3 hours 28 min ago

The Outer Banks Voice

Sea turtles enjoy freedom again with help from some friends
The Outer Banks Voice
Staff from the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island and the Network for Endangered Sea Turtles released a juvenile loggerhead with a satellite tracking device and a green turtle that had been on exhibit at the aquarium. Meanwhile, a Coast Guard ...

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Indigo Turtles Finally Reach Out to the Sea! - 3BL Media (press release)

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 21:46

Indigo Turtles Finally Reach Out to the Sea!
3BL Media (press release)
The Indigo Turtles Project bears its fruit as the hatchling season begins. Now it's easier for thousands of baby Sea Turtles to overjump the obstacles of nature. The partnership of EKAD (Ecological Research Society), OrtaBlu and Mavi Jeans, geared up ...

#GeeksOnABeach I Sea turtles, angels, and other hacks to energize PH startups - InterAksyon

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 11:21

InterAksyon

#GeeksOnABeach I Sea turtles, angels, and other hacks to energize PH startups
InterAksyon
MANILA, Philippines — Though still a budding ecosystem by most measures, the local startup community has been experiencing more and more activity in recent years. Aside from the hackathons and developer events, the efforts of IdeaSpace Foundation ...

Navarre Beach pier joins effort to rescue sea turtles - Pensacola News Journal

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 19:12

Navarre Beach pier joins effort to rescue sea turtles
Pensacola News Journal
The green was one of two sea turtles recently rescued at Navarre Beach Fishing Pier by staff using the tools and techniques they learned from Juno-based Loggerhead Marinelife Center under a program called Responsible Pier Initiative. The Center ...

Linda Davis: Turtles can outlast us - Pensacola News Journal

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 05:03

Linda Davis: Turtles can outlast us
Pensacola News Journal
They may not be as famous as the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, but the Pensacola area sea turtles are making quite the local splash. It's an exciting time for them now. The hatchlings are making appearances like the stars they are, with much fanfare ...

Learn about loggerhead sea turtles at museum - Hilton Head Island Packet

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 19:50

Hilton Head Island Packet

Learn about loggerhead sea turtles at museum
Hilton Head Island Packet
If it swims, flies, creeps or grows in the Lowcountry, you can find it in Untamed Lowcountry, a blog curated by managing editor Jeff Kidd. Recent Posts. Fort Pulaski signficant site for both history, birdwatching. Fort Pulaski National Monument ...

Learn about loggerhead sea turtles at museum - Hilton Head Island Packet

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 18:55

Hilton Head Island Packet

Learn about loggerhead sea turtles at museum
Hilton Head Island Packet
If it swims, flies, creeps or grows in the Lowcountry, you can find it in Untamed Lowcountry, a blog curated by managing editor Jeff Kidd. Recent Posts. Fort Pulaski signficant site for both history, birdwatching. Fort Pulaski National Monument ...

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"Saving Sea Turtles" hatches on Sanibel Island - Wink News

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 12:04

"Saving Sea Turtles" hatches on Sanibel Island
Wink News
“This newest exhibit is so important to sea turtle conservation,” said supervisory refuge ranger Toni Westland. “People need to learn what they can do to protect endangered turtles literally around the world by being good beachgoers and beach homeowners.”

Dominica: The Preserve of the Sea Turtle - The Epoch Times

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 08:12

Dominica: The Preserve of the Sea Turtle
The Epoch Times
Sea turtles are not that easy to come by. They are an endangered species but an American grandmother at Rosalie Bay Resort and Spa in the Caribbean island of Dominica is working to preserve them. By the time I arrived night had already fallen and the ...

Aquarium offers care for rescued turtles - Dallas Morning News

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 18:44

Dallas Morning News

Aquarium offers care for rescued turtles
Dallas Morning News
I was visiting Sea Life Aquarium in Grapevine to see one of my favorite animals, the sea turtle, and interview the caretaker. As soon as we got there, my heart was thumping hard. The truth is, I was really nervous! But after I got checked in with my ...

Last call for 2014 Washback Sea Turtle season volunteers - St. Augustine Record

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 16:00

Last call for 2014 Washback Sea Turtle season volunteers
St. Augustine Record
St. Johns County is seeking volunteers for the 2014 Washback Sea Turtle Season to survey the wrack line on beaches for stranded sea turtles. Washback volunteer training will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. on Aug. 29 at the South Ponte Vedra Recreation Area- ...

Slow sea turtle nesting season statewide - Lumina News

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 22:20

Lumina News

Slow sea turtle nesting season statewide
Lumina News
With only one loggerhead sea turtle nest laid on Wrightsville Beach during the 2014 nesting season, Wrightsville Beach Sea Turtle Project coordinator Nancy Fahey is already looking forward to 2015. “The ladies took a year off, and that's fine,” Fahey ...

Sea turtle nesting season closing with lower numbers on Masonboro Island - WECT-TV6

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 22:06

Sea turtle nesting season closing with lower numbers on Masonboro Island
WECT-TV6
Sea turtle nesting season is coming to a close along the North Carolina coast. Nesting seasons tend to fluctuate from year to year, but this year the numbers weren't as impressive as 2013. Overall, the North Carolina Coastal Reserve saw more green sea ...

Watch the Heart-Stopping Rescue of Two Sea Turtles From a Meat Hunter - TakePart

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 22:00

Watch the Heart-Stopping Rescue of Two Sea Turtles From a Meat Hunter
TakePart
The sight of two suffocating turtles, on their backs with fins tied up, horrified tourists on Little Corn Island, Nicaragua. Thanks to their quick thinking, the animals were returned safely to sea. A video posted on YouTube Monday shows tourists ...

Local Girl Scout Earns Scholarship to Save Sea Turtles in Panama - KATC Lafayette News

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 15:13

Local Girl Scout Earns Scholarship to Save Sea Turtles in Panama
KATC Lafayette News
Faust, 14, of Broussard, from the Girl Scouts of Greater Louisiana - Pines to the Gulf Coast recently returned from Outward Bound Costa Rica's Scuba & Sea Turtle Adventure Destination. This 14-day course included a multi-day service project at San San ...

Maui Ocean Center welcomes baby green sea turtles - KHON2

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 07:00

Maui Ocean Center welcomes baby green sea turtles
KHON2
They were born in July at Sea Life Park on Oahu and they weigh a little more than 3 pounds. Sea Life Park is home to a colony of adult Hawaiian green sea turtles who give birth to 200 to 800 hatchlings a year. Most are released into the wild, while ...

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British tourist rescues sea turtles destined for meat traders after he spots ... - Metro

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 17:07

Daily Mail

British tourist rescues sea turtles destined for meat traders after he spots ...
Metro
A couple of green sea turtles, which were destined for the meat traders, have been rescued and returned to sea after being discovered laying on their backs and suffocating. The endangered animals were found by Chris Skone-Roberts in the garden of a ...
Tourist rescues sea turtles suffocating for meat tradersBizPac Review

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Poacher caught with backpack full of 299 sea turtle eggs - Wildlife Extra

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 09:39

Wildlife Extra

Poacher caught with backpack full of 299 sea turtle eggs
Wildlife Extra
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is investigating a case of extreme turtle egg poaching after a man is accused of stealing hundreds of them from a beach on the east coast. The loggerhead turtle is one of the most protected ...

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Nicaragua's Pacific Coast Plays Home To Huge Number Of Nesting Sea Turtles - Fox News Latino

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 20:03

Fox News Latino

Nicaragua's Pacific Coast Plays Home To Huge Number Of Nesting Sea Turtles
Fox News Latino
A spectacle seen on very few beaches in the world takes place at this time of year on the Nicaraguan Pacific - thousands of sea turtles come out of the ocean to lay their eggs and, at times, the space is so crowded that they walk on top of each other.

Predicting When Turtles Will Hatch Could Help Outer Banks Economy - WBAA

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 19:00

Predicting When Turtles Will Hatch Could Help Outer Banks Economy
WBAA
Every year on Cape Hatteras National Seashore, female sea turtles return to the beaches where they were born to lay the next generation. The turtle digs a hole in the sand with her back flippers, lays her eggs, covers the nest and heads back into the ...

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