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Rescued sea turtles heading back to sea - WWAY NewsChannel 3

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WWAY NewsChannel 3

Rescued sea turtles heading back to sea
WWAY NewsChannel 3
KURE BEACH, NC (WWAY)--It's back to the sea for five Kemp's Ridley sea turtles in Kure Beach that were rescued near Cape Cod this past fall. The sea turtles are heading to Florida to be released. Peggy Sloan, North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher ...
Endangered Sea Turtles Set For Release Today by the South Carolina AquariumPR Web (press release)

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400-lb. green turtle tagged, released into sea - Marianas Variety

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 19:42

400-lb. green turtle tagged, released into sea
Marianas Variety
SOME students from Northern Marianas College witnessed the tagging and release of a 400-pound sea turtle into the ocean after it laid about 130 eggs in its nesting area on one of the northern beaches of Saipan, Wednesday midnight. The students also saw ...

FWC: Do Not Disturb Florida's Nesting Sea turtles - SpaceCoastDaily.com

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 08:38

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FWC: Do Not Disturb Florida's Nesting Sea turtles
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From now through the end of October, thousands of sea turtles will land on Atlantic and Gulf coast beaches to lay their eggs. With Florida hosting one of the largest loggerhead nesting aggregations in the world, this becomes an opportunity for ...
Dim lights for sea turtle nesting seasonPalm Beach Daily News
CMA speaker series focuses on sea turtlesTampa Bay Newspapers
Captain Favorite's Weekend Fishing Forecast: March 5, 2015The Bradenton Times

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Study on leatherback sea turtles hopes to highlight new discoveries - The Daily Titan

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 05:09

The Daily Titan

Study on leatherback sea turtles hopes to highlight new discoveries
The Daily Titan
The ink hasn't dried on Katrina Awalt's degree in geology from Cal State Fullerton and she has already lead a co-authored a paper in hopes of publishing her groundbreaking research concerning a local marine creature, the Pacific leatherback sea turtle.

Dim lights for sea turtle nesting season - Palm Beach Daily News

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 03:07

Dim lights for sea turtle nesting season
Palm Beach Daily News
“Artificial lighting confuses the sea turtle hatchlings, causing them to veer off course from their intended destination … the Atlantic Ocean,” according to a town news release. “It is believed that the resulting disorientation of sea turtle ...

20 Kemps Ridley Sea Turtles Released - WJHG-TV

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 00:32

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20 Kemps Ridley Sea Turtles Released
WJHG-TV
ST. GEORGE ISLAND-- Twenty Kemps Ridley sea turtles are swimming in the Gulf Tuesday after workers from Gulf World released the turtles on St. George Island State Park. The turtles were brought to the marine park after two separate mass cold stun ...
Gulf World Helps Give Sea Turtles a Second ChanceMy Panhandle

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Sea Turtle Acoustic Tracking Program Continues This Week - Saint Croix Source

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 00:15

Sea Turtle Acoustic Tracking Program Continues This Week
Saint Croix Source
The National Park Service (NPS) on St. Croix is collaborating with Dr. Kristen Hart of the U.S. Geological Survey on a project that investigates sea turtle movements within Buck Island Reef National Monument to determine movement patterns, habitat use ...

Gulf World Helps Give Sea Turtles a Second Chance - My Panhandle

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 21:35

My Panhandle

Gulf World Helps Give Sea Turtles a Second Chance
My Panhandle
On February 20th Gulf World received 12 cold stun turtles for rehabilitation from St. Joe Bay. That increased the total number of animals in rehabilitation to over 25. This included the Kemp's Ridley sea turtles that Gulf World received from New ...
20 Kemps Ridley Sea Turtles ReleasedWJHG-TV
National Marine Life Center Transporting 14 Turtles For ReleaseCapeCod.com News

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Green sea turtles show up in the San Gabriel - OCRegister

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 06:05

OCRegister

Green sea turtles show up in the San Gabriel
OCRegister
At first glance, the piece of trash – the dark corner of a cereal box-size piece of polystyrene – might be mistaken for the head of a green sea turtle. It's not, but scientists have documented some 30 sea turtles living in this part of the San Gabriel ...

Brevard Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins March 1 - SpaceCoastDaily.com

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 16:01

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Brevard Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins March 1
SpaceCoastDaily.com
Sea turtles face many important threats at sea and on land, which need to be addressed for the recovery of these charismatic and endangered species, but the results of the 2014 nesting season in Florida are encouraging and provide a positive outlook ...

What Happens When You Strap a Camera to a Sea Turtle's Shell - The Atlantic

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 14:15

The Atlantic

What Happens When You Strap a Camera to a Sea Turtle's Shell
The Atlantic
Now, using a camera suction-cupped to the sea creature's shell, scientists have recorded footage of a leatherback's lunchtime for the first time—from the turtle's perspective. Researchers from the non-profit organization the Canadian Sea Turtle Group ...

Sea turtle nesting season begins March 1; don't expect big numbers, but don't ... - TCPalm

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 09:09

TCPalm

Sea turtle nesting season begins March 1; don't expect big numbers, but don't ...
TCPalm
People at Jensen Beach on Wednesday shared the coast with a large tractor tilling sand. Tilling loosens the sand to help female sea turtles nest successfully. The leatherback, loggerhead and green turtle all regularly nest on Martin County's beaches ...

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Sea Turtles in the Urban River - KCET

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 01:59

Sea Turtles in the Urban River
KCET
Crush may have almost stolen the show in "Finding Nemo," and with good reason. Green sea turtles are true nomads of the water, able to make a home in waterways around the world, including -- surprisingly -- the most urban of places like the San Gabriel ...

Rescued sea turtle flown from Oregon to California - Times-Enterprise

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 01:28

New York Daily News

Rescued sea turtle flown from Oregon to California
Times-Enterprise
(AP) — A sea turtle that was rescued from frigid Northwest waters and treated at the Oregon Coast Aquarium has caught a ride back to California on a Coast Guard training flight. The aquarium in Newport says the endangered olive ridley turtle named ...
Coast Guard gives turtle a lift from Oregon to CaliforniaUPI.com

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Annual Sea Turtle Day celebrates Gumbo Limbo's 30 years - Sun Sentinel

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 23:35

Sun Sentinel

Annual Sea Turtle Day celebrates Gumbo Limbo's 30 years
Sun Sentinel
Its sea turtle conservation program is seen as a key player in bringing ashore nesting sea turtles at a rate that makes Boca's beach the most heavily nested urban beach along Florida's east coast. And in 2014, there were 81 percent more visitors to the ...

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Share “Rescued sea turtle flown from Oregon to...” - NewsOK.com

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 18:47

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Solstice, a rescued endangered olive ridley sea turtle, lies in a crate as she arrives Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in Coronado, Calif. The turtle, who was rescued from frigid Northwest waters and treated at the Oregon Coast Aquarium in Newport, Ore ...
Rescued sea turtle from Oregon arrives at SeaWorld San Diego10News
Rescued sea turtle airlifted to San Diego on training flightabc7news.com
Rescued sea turtle being flown from Oregon to CaliforniaWatertown Daily Times

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Coast Guard Cutter Alert rescues sea turtles - Daily Astorian

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 17:39

Daily Astorian

Coast Guard Cutter Alert rescues sea turtles
Daily Astorian
“Jumping into the ocean to free a couple of sea turtles is not something you wake up in the morning expecting to do” Seaman Brandon Groshens, Pendleton, said in a statement. “It was a really great feeling as they swam away, knowing that we just saved ...

Coast Guard gives turtle a lift from Oregon to California - UPI.com

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 15:51

Coast Guard gives turtle a lift from Oregon to California
UPI.com
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- A sea turtle rescued in the frigid Pacific Northwest was airlifted by the Coast Guard from Oregon to the more hospitable climate of Southern California. Solstice, an endangered olive ridley turtle rescued Dec. 21 on ...
SPECIAL DELIVERY: Coast Guard Flies Stranded Sea Turtle to San DiegoLincoln City News Guard

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Sea turtle hospital enlists help of beekeeper in treating turtles - WECT-TV6

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 14:38

Sun Sentinel

Sea turtle hospital enlists help of beekeeper in treating turtles
WECT-TV6
In their continuing work to educate the public about sea turtles and conservation, the Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rehabilitation and Rescue Center will be adding bee keeping to their list of ventures. Working with Mr. Ed to build bee boxes on site and ...
Annual Sea Turtle Day celebrates Gumbo Limbo's 30 yearsSun Sentinel

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Rescued Sea Turtle Flown From Oregon to San Diego - NBC 7 San Diego

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 04:10

NBC 7 San Diego

Rescued Sea Turtle Flown From Oregon to San Diego
NBC 7 San Diego
The endangered olive ridley sea turtle, nicknamed Solstice, sits in her crate during transport from Newport, Ore., to San Diego, Feb. 24, 2015. The turtle was found in Washington in December suffering from hypothermia, dehydration and other minor ...
Rescued sea turtle airlifted to San Diego on training flightabc7news.com
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Rescued sea turtle being flown from Oregon to CaliforniaFremont Tribune

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