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Government's role in saving sea turtles - The St. Kitts-Nevis Observer

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Government's role in saving sea turtles
The St. Kitts-Nevis Observer
What role can the Federation Government play in helping the St. Kitts Sea Turtle Monitoring Network (SKSTMN) with its goal of protecting the areas declining sea turtle population? In answering this question, Dr Kimberly Stewart an instructor at the ...

Sudden cold in Gulf stuns green sea turtles - E&E News

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 18:36

E&E News

Sudden cold in Gulf stuns green sea turtles
E&E News
ENDANGERED SPECIES. Sudden cold in Gulf stuns green sea turtles. Published: Friday, December 15, 2017. The cold weather that came through Texas last week delighted some human residents who saw their first snow in years, but the endangered sea turtle ...

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Dozens of sea turtles stunned by sudden cold are recovering at North Carolina aquarium - Virginian-Pilot

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 17:29

Virginian-Pilot

Dozens of sea turtles stunned by sudden cold are recovering at North Carolina aquarium
Virginian-Pilot
They become stunned with symptoms similar to hypothermia when temperatures drop suddenly, he said. The influx of cold-stunned turtles creates an increased need for special supplies, Postelle said. This year the turtle rehabilitation center launched an ...

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Dozens of sea turtles stunned by sudden cold recovering at NC aquarium - Virginian-Pilot

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 17:04

Virginian-Pilot

Dozens of sea turtles stunned by sudden cold recovering at NC aquarium
Virginian-Pilot
They become stunned with symptoms similar to hypothermia when temperatures drop suddenly, he said. The influx of cold-stunned turtles creates an increased need for special supplies, Postelle said. This year the turtle rehabilitation center launched an ...

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Cold snap hammers sea turtles. 43 treated after washing ashore in NC. - Durham Herald Sun

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 11:05

Durham Herald Sun

Cold snap hammers sea turtles. 43 treated after washing ashore in NC.
Durham Herald Sun
This week's dropping temperatures have caused a spike in the number of sea turtles in need of rescue on the Tar Heel coast. The NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island has treated more than 40 sea turtles that were cold-stunned by the recent drop in water ...
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165 more baby sea turtles released to Subic Bay | Inquirer News - Inquirer.net

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 06:59

Inquirer.net

165 more baby sea turtles released to Subic Bay | Inquirer News
Inquirer.net
Guests at a beach resort inside the Subic Bay Freeport witness the release of 165 newly hatched marine turtles (pawikan) to the sea. This is the second batch of hatchlings released to Subic Bay this season. Photo by ALLAN MACATUNO. SUBIC BAY FREEPORT ...

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165 more baby sea turtles released to Subic Bay | Inquirer News - Inquirer.net

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 06:59

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165 more baby sea turtles released to Subic Bay | Inquirer News
Inquirer.net
Guests at a beach resort inside the Subic Bay Freeport witness the release of 165 newly hatched marine turtles (pawikan) to the sea. This is the second batch of hatchlings released to Subic Bay this season. Photo by ALLAN MACATUNO. SUBIC BAY FREEPORT ...

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If you see a sea turtle in the Chesapeake, consider yourself very lucky - The Chesapeake Bay Journal

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 03:45

The Chesapeake Bay Journal

If you see a sea turtle in the Chesapeake, consider yourself very lucky
The Chesapeake Bay Journal
Boettcher, who works at the Virginia Department of Game & Inland Fisheries, said there are several factors believed to be contributing to the recovery of sea turtles in U.S. waters. The most important consist of regulations and gear modifications ...

Cold weather stuns endangered sea turtle population in the Gulf of Mexico - Houston Chronicle

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 01:40

Houston Chronicle

Cold weather stuns endangered sea turtle population in the Gulf of Mexico
Houston Chronicle
While southern Texas residents enjoyed a rare winter wonderland last weekend, the spate of cold weather has had an adverse affect on the local endangered sea turtle population. The NOAA Fisheries laboratory in Galveston picked up 18 cold-stunned green ...

Aquarium treats turtles stunned by sudden drop in water temps - The Outer Banks Voice

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 21:08

Aquarium treats turtles stunned by sudden drop in water temps
The Outer Banks Voice
Sea turtles impacted by the recent drop in water temperature arrived at the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island this week and are being treated in the Sea Turtle Assistance and Rehabilitation (STAR) Center. As of Thursday, 20 cold-stunned sea ...

Threatened Sea Turtles in Hawaii Losing Ground to Rising Oceans - Eos

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 20:48

Eos

Threatened Sea Turtles in Hawaii Losing Ground to Rising Oceans
Eos
The team identified many Hawaiian beaches currently used by sea turtles for nesting and basking that could be lost as sea level rises in coming decades. In Hawaii property owners can apply for a special emergency permit if the shoreline is within 20 ...

Sea turtles shocked by cold returned to Gulf of Mexico - SFGate (blog)

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 20:29

SFGate (blog)

Sea turtles shocked by cold returned to Gulf of Mexico
SFGate (blog)
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas (AP) — Sixty endangered Atlantic green sea turtles that went into shock when South Texas experienced snowy weather have been released back into the Gulf of Mexico. The Brownsville Herald reports that hundreds of onlookers ...
NC Aquarium sees spike in cold-stunned sea turtlesWAVY-TV
Aquarium Treating Cold-Stunned Sea TurtlesCoastal Review Online
Cold weather stuns endangered sea turtle population in the Gulf of MexicoHouston Chronicle
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Cold weather stuns endangered sea turtle population in the Gulf of Mexico - Houston Chronicle

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 18:27

Cold weather stuns endangered sea turtle population in the Gulf of Mexico
Houston Chronicle
While southern Texas residents enjoyed a rare winter wonderland last weekend, the spate of cold weather has had an adverse affect on the local endangered sea turtle population. The NOAA Fisheries laboratory in Galveston picked up 18 cold-stunned green ...

Sea turtles shocked by cold returned to Gulf of Mexico - KXAN.com

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 17:31

KXAN.com

Sea turtles shocked by cold returned to Gulf of Mexico
KXAN.com
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas (AP) — Sixty endangered Atlantic green sea turtles that went into shock when South Texas experienced snowy weather have been released back into the Gulf of Mexico. The Brownsville Herald reports that hundreds of onlookers ...
Cold weather stuns endangered sea turtle population in the Gulf of MexicoHouston Chronicle
Aquarium Treating Cold-Stunned Sea TurtlesCoastal Review Online

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GIR donates to Bermuda Turtle Project - Royal Gazette

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 17:07

Royal Gazette

GIR donates to Bermuda Turtle Project
Royal Gazette
Global Indemnity Re, which has supported the Bermuda Zoological Society for four years, made the donation to mark the turtle conservation scheme's 50th anniversary. Marie Joelle Chapleau, chief operating officer of the reinsurance firm, said: “We ...

Sea turtles shocked by cold returned to Gulf of Mexico - WRAL.com

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 16:00

Sea turtles shocked by cold returned to Gulf of Mexico
WRAL.com
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas — Sixty endangered Atlantic green sea turtles that went into shock when South Texas experienced snowy weather have been released back into the Gulf of Mexico. The Brownsville Herald reports that hundreds of onlookers watched ...

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Sea turtles shocked by cold returned to Gulf of Mexico - New Haven Register

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 15:41

Sea turtles shocked by cold returned to Gulf of Mexico
New Haven Register
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas (AP) — Sixty endangered Atlantic green sea turtles that went into shock when South Texas experienced snowy weather have been released back into the Gulf of Mexico. The Brownsville Herald reports that hundreds of onlookers ...

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SRC enhances protection of sea turtles during nesting season - Gulf Breeze News

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 13:28

SRC enhances protection of sea turtles during nesting season
Gulf Breeze News
In partnership with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Santa Rosa County recently completed a lighting retrofit project on Navarre Beach to reduce artificial lighting impacts on ...

Feeding China's appetite for jellyfish would take food from turtles, group warns - CBC.ca

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 10:00

CBC.ca

Feeding China's appetite for jellyfish would take food from turtles, group warns
CBC.ca
As the Nova Scotia government explores the potential for a commercial jellyfish fishery to feed the ravenous Chinese seafood market, some environmental advocates are raising alarms about the idea. The Canadian Sea Turtle Network fears the impact of a ...