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UCF Biologist and Genetics Expert Team Up to Solve Turtle Health Mystery In Indian River Lagoon - SpaceCoastDaily.com

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 19:31

SpaceCoastDaily.com

UCF Biologist and Genetics Expert Team Up to Solve Turtle Health Mystery In Indian River Lagoon
SpaceCoastDaily.com
University of Central Florida assistant professor and biologist Kate Mansfield works on various sea turtle research projects and is now partnering with UCF molecular ecologist Anna Savage to see if they can figure out how fibropapillomatosis or FP for ...

Four sea turtles released in Virginia Beach Thursday | Wildlife ... - Virginian-Pilot

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 18:32

Virginian-Pilot

Four sea turtles released in Virginia Beach Thursday | Wildlife ...
Virginian-Pilot
Four sea turtles that were being cared for at the aquarium were set free Thursday.

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Living Planet: Fighting for the survival of Fiji's sea turtles - Deutsche Welle

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 13:02

Deutsche Welle

Living Planet: Fighting for the survival of Fiji's sea turtles
Deutsche Welle
On some of the islands of Fiji in the South Pacific, sea turtle meat was long considered a delicacy, which is endangering the survival of the species. A national moratorium was imposed to stop the killing, but it was only a temporary measure. In the ...

Giving sea turtles more tomorrows one bucket at a time | Navarre ... - Navarre Press

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 13:02

Navarre Press

Giving sea turtles more tomorrows one bucket at a time | Navarre ...
Navarre Press
Visitors need not pay for plastic children's toys to build their sand castles on Navarre Beach. A new Borrow Bin was created at the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle ...

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Giving sea turtles more tomorrows one bucket at a time - Navarre Press

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 13:01

Navarre Press

Giving sea turtles more tomorrows one bucket at a time
Navarre Press
Visitors need not pay for plastic children's toys to build their sand castles on Navarre Beach. A new Borrow Bin was created at the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center June 14 to allow visitors to recycle, rather than buy, these toys. Plastics ...

Concerns grow over sea turtle nesting disturbances on Anna Maria Island - WWSB ABC 7

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 02:21

WWSB ABC 7

Concerns grow over sea turtle nesting disturbances on Anna Maria Island
WWSB ABC 7
A big part of the problem has been beach goers walking on the tracks of sea turtles which covers important data that needs to be collected. Tanya Reszka visits Anna Maria Island from Indiana with her husband many times a year. Part of the attraction ...
Tourists warned not to tamper with nesting turtles on Anna Maria ...ABC Action News
Amateur turtle nest markers do more harm than good - Story | FOX ...FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

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Anna Maria Island beachgoers illegally marking off sea turtle nests ... - WFLA

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 20:43

WFLA

Anna Maria Island beachgoers illegally marking off sea turtle nests ...
WFLA
HOLMES BEACH, Fla. (WFLA) – Some beach goers are taking matters into their own hands to help nesting sea turtles. They follow the animals at night and ...
Concerns grow over sea turtle nesting disturbances on Anna Maria IslandWWSB ABC 7
Tourists warned not to tamper with nesting turtles on Anna Maria ...ABC Action News

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Harry's Beach Bar Charity Evening Bash & Sea Turtles ... - ABC Action News

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 19:47

ABC Action News

Harry's Beach Bar Charity Evening Bash & Sea Turtles ...
ABC Action News
Harry's Beach Bar is one of the oldest beach bars on St. Pete Beach located at Sirata Beach Resort. The bar was recently named Top 5 Florida Beach Bar for the ...

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Warming temperatures threaten sea turtles - Science Daily

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 19:08

Warming temperatures threaten sea turtles
Science Daily
Rising temperatures were first identified as a concern for sea turtle populations in the early 1980s as the temperature at which sea turtle embryos incubate determines the sex of an individual, which is known as Temperature-Dependent Sex Determination ...

Trump Administration Says 'No' to Protecting Endangered Whales, Dolphins and Sea Turtles - AlterNet

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 18:21

AlterNet

Trump Administration Says 'No' to Protecting Endangered Whales, Dolphins and Sea Turtles
AlterNet
The Trump administration has announced it is canceling plans that would have protected whales, dolphins, and endangered sea turtles from high levels of drowning deaths in drift gillnets set off the California coast. The most puzzling thing about this ...

Watch: The Mysterious Graveyard Where Turtles Go to Die - Live Science

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 17:00

Live Science

Watch: The Mysterious Graveyard Where Turtles Go to Die
Live Science
Sea turtles are also expert navigators that routinely migrate thousands of miles to reproduce, so the idea that they all spontaneously got lost in the pitch blackness is a long shot, researchers have said. What's more, female turtles hatch their babies ...

Warming temperatures threaten sea turtles - Phys.org - Phys.Org

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 16:55

Warming temperatures threaten sea turtles - Phys.org
Phys.Org
The study by Dr Jacques-Olivier Laloë of the University's College of Science and published in the Global Change Biology journal, argues that warmer ...

Warming temperatures threaten sea turtles - EurekAlert (press release)

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 15:12

EurekAlert (press release)

Warming temperatures threaten sea turtles
EurekAlert (press release)
The study by Dr Jacques-Olivier Laloë of the University's College of Science and published in the Global Change Biology journal, argues that warmer temperatures associated with climate change could lead to higher numbers of female sea turtles and ...

Its Sea Turtle Nesting Season, Things You Should Know - The Daily Ridge

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 15:02

Its Sea Turtle Nesting Season, Things You Should Know
The Daily Ridge
Sea turtles nest primarily at night. If they see any disturbance – including people — they will leave the beach without nesting or leave before safely covering their eggs with sand. If you see a nesting sea turtle on the beach, please remember to ...

Turtle release postponed due to rough sea conditions - WEAR

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 23:21

WEAR

Turtle release postponed due to rough sea conditions
WEAR
The weather and rough conditions in the Gulf forced the Gulfarium to cancel Tuesday's release of rescued sea turtles. Most sea turtles are used to the chip which accompanies storms like the one our area is experiencing, but Scooby and two other turtles ...

Rebuilding violations could put sea turtles at risk - First Coast News

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 21:57

First Coast News

Rebuilding violations could put sea turtles at risk
First Coast News
As people along Ponte Vedra Beach continue rebuilding from damage caused by Hurricane Matthew, one woman warns doing so in violation of guidelines from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) could put sea turtles at risk.

Turkish students collect plastic bags to save loggerhead sea turtles - Daily Sabah

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 10:02

Daily Sabah

Turkish students collect plastic bags to save loggerhead sea turtles
Daily Sabah
Students in the Köyceğiz district of western Turkey's Muğla province have collected plastic bags from the sea so that loggerhead sea turtles do not mistake them for edible jellyfish. A total of 87 students and 10 teachers from five schools in the area ...

Sea turtle nesting season off to great start on Tybee Island - WTOC ... - WTOC

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 00:38

Sea turtle nesting season off to great start on Tybee Island - WTOC ...
WTOC
Volunteers at the Tybee Island Marine Science Center say it's been a busy year, so far, for loggerhead turtles.

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Rescued dog helps find sea turtle eggs for Disney conservation team - WESH Orlando

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 20:29

WESH Orlando

Rescued dog helps find sea turtle eggs for Disney conservation team
WESH Orlando
Dory has already started detecting eggs on the beach and has helped point out both loggerhead and leatherback sea turtle nests. Disney's Animals, Science and Environment Team's mission is to help care for animals and the environment, connect people to ...