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Video: Bridget The Sea Turtle's Rehabilitation - Bernews

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 12:01

Bernews

Video: Bridget The Sea Turtle's Rehabilitation
Bernews
The Bermuda Tourism Authority has released a video highlighting the successful rehabilitation of a sea turtle named 'Bridget', with the video also providing tips on how to help if you find an injured turtle.

Sea Turtle Season Returns to Florida! - South Florida Reporter - South Florida Reporter

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 23:31

South Florida Reporter

Sea Turtle Season Returns to Florida! - South Florida Reporter
South Florida Reporter
It was a pitch dark, warm evening as a small crowd gathered at the beach, the designated meeting point for our Authentic Florida adventure. A Sea Turtle ...
Sea turtle nests: hoping for the best despite the odds | Port Orange ...Port Orange Observer

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Grad students track sea turtle nesting habits along NC coast - UNCW Seahawk

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 21:45

UNCW Seahawk

Grad students track sea turtle nesting habits along NC coast
UNCW Seahawk
UNC Wilmington data science students Adam Silva and Olivia Bryson have been tracking sea turtle nesting habits along the North Carolina coast. They have worked on the project with Chris Shank, director of Bald Head Island Conservancy. They have taken ...

Watch it: Lights out! It's sea turtle nesting season - Tallahassee.com

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 21:45

Tallahassee.com

Watch it: Lights out! It's sea turtle nesting season
Tallahassee.com
Watch it: Lights out! It's sea turtle nesting season. CLOSE. Sea turtles are protected and nesting season requires all beach lights to be darkened. GINNY BEAGAN/TCPALM. by Taboola by Taboola. AD CONTENT. DirectExpose · Giant Movie Bloopers We Just ...

Warmer weather brings more Virginia Aquarium sea turtle rescues - 13newsnow.com WVEC

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 21:32

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Warmer weather brings more Virginia Aquarium sea turtle rescues
13newsnow.com WVEC
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- Sea turtles come to Hampton Roads for the warm water starting in April and migrate south around October. While they're here, they can get into a little bit of trouble. That's where the Virginia Aquarium Rescue team comes ...

Most Endangered Animals In Massachusetts Revealed - Patch.com

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 14:54

Patch.com

Most Endangered Animals In Massachusetts Revealed
Patch.com
Description: The endangered Hawksbill Sea Turtle is one of seven species of sea turtles found throughout the world. One of the smaller sea turtles, it has overlapping scutes (plates) that are thicker than those of other sea turtles. This protects them ...
On Endangered Species Day, Association of Zoos and Aquariums Celebrate Third Year of Successful Collaborative ...GlobeNewswire (press release)

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Scallop sales to pay for projects to help turtles, fisheries - WABI

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 12:45

WABI

Scallop sales to pay for projects to help turtles, fisheries
WABI
Groups receiving the awards include Coonamessett Farm Foundation of East Falmouth, Massachusetts, which was awarded more than 72,000 pounds of scallops to study the impact of the Atlantic sea scallop fishery on loggerhead sea turtles.

Four Czech zoos join project to save sea turtles - Prague Daily Monitor

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 06:13

Four Czech zoos join project to save sea turtles
Prague Daily Monitor
Prague, May 17 (CTK) - The Czech zoological gardens in Liberec, Ostrava, Olomouc and Hodonin take part in a project aiming to save the endangered sea turtles that its head, biologist Hana Svobodova, from the Czech Coalition for Biodiversity ...

Scallop sales to pay for projects to help turtles, fisheries - Sacramento Bee

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 04:13

Scallop sales to pay for projects to help turtles, fisheries
Sacramento Bee
The sale of scallops will help pay for projects designed to study subjects such as the impact of fishing on sea turtles and how to make the New England shellfish fishery more efficient. The New England Fishery Management Council announced awards to 15 ...

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Gahirmatha Turtle Sanctuary - Atlas Obscura

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 00:39

Atlas Obscura

Gahirmatha Turtle Sanctuary
Atlas Obscura
Every year, during a five-to-seven day period in January or February, hundreds of thousands of Olive Ridley sea turtles land on Gahirmatha Beach in Odisha to mate. When the mating is over, up to 600,000 female Olive Ridleys begin the laborious process ...

Sea turtle release kicks off nature festival - Nassau County Record

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 23:03

Nassau County Record

Sea turtle release kicks off nature festival
Nassau County Record
From live animal exhibits to foot-stomping music, the 12th annual Wild Amelia Nature Festival, set for Friday through Sunday, has a lot to offer. Wild Amelia, a nonprofit organization run entirely by volunteers, conducts educational nature programs ...

Sea turtle nesting season is underway; be sure to share the beach - Naples Herald

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 18:18

Naples Herald

Sea turtle nesting season is underway; be sure to share the beach
Naples Herald
May is the beginning of sea turtle nesting season on many of Florida's sandy beaches. Many of these beaches are on the gulf including northwest Florida, to the state's northeast Atlantic coast and from Miami-Dade County south to the Keys. Florida is a ...

Sea turtles lay eggs early this year - Hurriyet Daily News

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 13:22

Hurriyet Daily News

Sea turtles lay eggs early this year
Hurriyet Daily News
Endangered caretta caretta sea turtles have started laying eggs early this year. Mostly seen in Patara, Çıralı and Belek beaches in the southern province of Antalya, caretta carettas laid their eggs for the first time on April 29 this year in Çıralı ...

Sea Turtle Conservation Curaçao starts crowdfunding - Curacao Chronicle

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 11:13

Curacao Chronicle

Sea Turtle Conservation Curaçao starts crowdfunding
Curacao Chronicle
WILLEMSTAD - Sea Turtle Conservation Curaçao (STCC) wants to investigate the turtle disease that was discovered in January at nine different locations in the Curaçao waters. In order to do this, the organization needs money quickly. STCC has therefore ...

Celebration of turtles comes in July - Port St. Joe Star

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 06:27

Port St. Joe Star

Celebration of turtles comes in July
Port St. Joe Star
The Forgotten Coast Sea Turtle Festival began with humble roots. The first celebration, in 2016, was headquartered in the roundabout along Marina Drive in Port St. Joe. Last year, the festival turnout was so large that the festival spilled into ...

Lights out! It's sea turtle nesting season - TCPalm

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 21:49

TCPalm

Lights out! It's sea turtle nesting season
TCPalm
Sea turtles are protected and nesting season requires all beach lights to be darkened. GINNY BEAGAN/TCPALM Wochit. by Taboola by Taboola. AD CONTENT. InvestmentGuru · Mary Ingalls Is 55 & Is Unrecognizable TodayInvestmentGuru. Undo. Tophatter.

Reservations open for Broward County sea turtle programs - Sun Sentinel

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 21:43

Sun Sentinel

Reservations open for Broward County sea turtle programs
Sun Sentinel
Turtle nesting season has begun on South Florida beaches, giving late-night beachgoers a chance to see the circle of life in motion. Broward County has several programs designed to educate participants about sea turtles and help them witness turtle ...

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Turtle turnout - South Jetty

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 17:04

Turtle turnout
South Jetty
Photo by Jace TunnellHundreds of people lined up to watch as 19 rehabilitated sea turtles were released on the beach near Pole 35 in Port Aransas on Saturday, May 12. It was one of the biggest crowds that has appeared when the Amos Rehabilitation Keep ...