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Formerly traumatized sea turtles to be released off Cape Cod - MassLive.com

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 14:12

MassLive.com

Formerly traumatized sea turtles to be released off Cape Cod
MassLive.com
Two young loggerhead sea turtles, once close to death, will soon be released into the waters of Cape Cod so they can migrate south for the winter. Sunny and Lightning Bolt were found on the beach in December, reports the Cape Cod Times. They were ...

Judge orders removal of IOP sea walls, cites harm to sea turtle ... - ABC NEWS 4

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 13:49

ABC NEWS 4

Judge orders removal of IOP sea walls, cites harm to sea turtle ...
ABC NEWS 4
A federal judge has ordered the removal of temporary sea walls on Isle of Palms and Harbor Island in Beaufort County. The reason, the judge argues, is that the ...
Environmentalist push to protect turtles, court orders seawalls downWCBD News 2

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Thousands of sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach - Washington Post

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 12:39

Washington Post

Thousands of sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach
Washington Post
August 15, 2017 8:35 AM EDT - A flotilla of sea turtles emerges from the sea to lay eggs on a protected beach in Mexico. (Reuters). August 15, 2017 8:35 AM EDT - A flotilla of sea turtles emerges from the sea to lay eggs on a protected beach in Mexico.

Thousands of sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach - Washington Post

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 09:35

Washington Post

Thousands of sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach
Washington Post
(Reuters). Thousands of sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach. Read More. A flotilla of sea turtles emerges from the sea to lay eggs on a protected beach in Mexico. A flotilla of sea turtles emerges from the sea to lay eggs on a protected beach in Mexico.

Thousands of sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach - Washington Post

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 09:35

Thousands of sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach
Washington Post
A flotilla of sea turtles emerges from the sea to lay eggs on a protected beach in Mexico. A flotilla of sea turtles emerges from the sea to lay eggs on a protected beach in Mexico. August 15, 2017 | 5:35 AM EDT. © 1996-2017 The Washington Post ...

Sea turtle nests hatching daily on AMI | Anna Maria Island News - The Anna Maria Islander

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 07:13

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Sea turtle nests hatching daily on AMI | Anna Maria Island News
The Anna Maria Islander
Three hatchlings race Aug. 9 to the Gulf of Mexico after being released on the beach near 33rd Street in Holmes Beach. The hatchlings were found in a nest that ...

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Sea turtle nests hatching daily on AMI - The Anna Maria Islander

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 07:02

The Anna Maria Islander

Sea turtle nests hatching daily on AMI
The Anna Maria Islander
A record-breaking sea turtle nesting season has led to flotillas of hatchlings emerging daily from nests on Anna Maria Island beaches. As of Aug. 13, Anna Maria Island Turtle Watch and Shorebird Monitoring reported 165 hatched nests with about 11,745 ...

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Climate Change Threatens Sea Turtles, Researchers Say - The Weather Channel

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 00:55

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Climate Change Threatens Sea Turtles, Researchers Say
The Weather Channel
As sea turtles migrate, they follow the coastline of the Gulf of Maine, where they tend to find themselves blocked by Cape Cod, according to Popular Science. The cape sticks out into the sea in a hook shape, which causes some of the turtles to get stuck.
Along Georgia's Coast, Sea Turtle Nesting Is Above Average - WABEWABE 90.1 FM
Thousands of sea turtles lay eggs on protected Mexican beachTimes of Malta
Along Georgia's coast, sea turtle nesting is above averageWRBL
Boca Beacon -Orlando Political Observer
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Judge Orders Seawalls Removed So Sea Turtles Can Nest - Law360 (subscription)

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 23:08

Judge Orders Seawalls Removed So Sea Turtles Can Nest
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Law360, New York (August 14, 2017, 7:08 PM EDT) -- A South Carolina federal judge on Monday issued a preliminary injunction to nix experimental seawalls along the beaches of two coastal islands, after the Sierra Club argued that the structures made it ...

These rescued sea turtles are ready to return home - Boston.com - Boston.com

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 19:35

Boston.com

These rescued sea turtles are ready to return home - Boston.com
Boston.com
Loggerhead sea turtles “Lightning Bolt” and “Sunny” will soon be released back into the ocean after eight months of rehabilitation at New England Aquarium's ...
Sea turtles returning to Cape Cod waters after 8 months of ...MassLive.com

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Property owners lose battle to keep turtle-blocking seawalls on ... - The State

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 17:34

The State

Property owners lose battle to keep turtle-blocking seawalls on ...
The State
A federal judge has ordered the removal of seawalls on two stretches of South Carolina's coast to protect rare turtles that are having difficulty nesting when they ...
Isle of Palms seawalls must come down because of turtle nesting ...Charleston Post Courier
Federal judge orders removal of Harbor Island's ocean barriers ...Island Packet

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Sea turtles returning to Cape Cod waters after 8 months of ... - MassLive.com

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 12:47

MassLive.com

Sea turtles returning to Cape Cod waters after 8 months of ...
MassLive.com
In December, rescuers found two sea turtles suffering life-threatening conditions on the shores of Cape Cod.

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Along Georgia's coast, sea turtle nesting is above average - WRBL

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 12:05

WRBL

Along Georgia's coast, sea turtle nesting is above average
WRBL
BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — The number of sea turtle nests along the Georgia coast could double the historical average. The Brunswick News reports that as of Tuesday, there were about 2,150 sea turtle nests filled with around 104,000 eggs. Nesting began a ...

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Community members help baby sea turtles find their way home - WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 03:49

WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Community members help baby sea turtles find their way home
WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
PAWLEYS ISLAND,SC (WBTW)- Dozens of people gathered on the beach Sunday night to help two baby sea turtles find their way home. South Carolina United Turtle Enthusiasts are looking after five sea turtle nests in Litchfield by the Sea. The third nest ...

Sea turtles lay 15 million eggs on Mexican beach - KTRK-TV

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 22:55

KTRK-TV

Sea turtles lay 15 million eggs on Mexican beach
KTRK-TV
Hundreds of thousands of sea turtles are expected to lay up to 15 million eggs on a Mexico beach. KTRK. Sunday, August 13, 2017 05:55PM. PLAYA ESCOBILLA, Mexico (KTRK) --. Visitors to Mexico's Playa Ecobilla will soon find millions of sea turtle eggs ...
Along Georgia's Coast, Sea Turtle Nesting Is Above Average - WabeWABE 90.1 FM
Along Georgia's coast, sea turtle nesting is above averageWRBL
Most turtle nests survived Tropical Storm EmilyBoca Beacon
Orlando Political Observer
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Now climate change is coming for our sea turtles - AOL

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 19:07

AOL

Now climate change is coming for our sea turtles
AOL
Every year, young sea turtles migrate up the East Coast to spend the summer foraging in northerly waters. Sometimes, they wind up in the Gulf of Maine, which stretches from Cape Cod Bay to Nova Scotia. As the weather cools, the turtles, including ...
Climate Change Threatens Sea Turtles, Researchers SayThe Weather Channel
Sea turtles lay 15 million eggs on Mexican beachKTRK-TV
Along Georgia's Coast, Sea Turtle Nesting Is Above Average - WabeWABE 90.1 FM
WRBL -Times of Malta
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Scientists watch green sea turtles in Calif. river - Journal Times

Sat, 08/12/2017 - 22:03

Journal Times

Scientists watch green sea turtles in Calif. river
Journal Times
LOS ANGELES — When scientists confirmed their existence in the San Gabriel River in 2008, the green sea turtles were thought to be oddballs or lost wanderers. The federally endangered species usually is found in tropical haunts — amid coral reefs or ...

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Aww! Beaufort teachers spend part of their vacation helping baby sea turtles - Island Packet

Sat, 08/12/2017 - 16:36

Island Packet

Aww! Beaufort teachers spend part of their vacation helping baby sea turtles
Island Packet
We are approaching the end of sea turtle season in Beaufort County, and a group of Beaufort teachers have decided to devote part of their vacation to helping the little guys out, WSAV reports. A group of roughly 15 teachers came together to volunteer ...

Along Georgia's coast, sea turtle nesting is above average - Bryan-College Station Eagle

Sat, 08/12/2017 - 15:58

Along Georgia's coast, sea turtle nesting is above average
Bryan-College Station Eagle
BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — The number of sea turtle nests along the Georgia coast this year could be double the historical average. As of Tuesday, there were 2,148 sea turtle nests, filled with 104,601 eggs, The Brunswick News reported . Nesting began a ...

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Now climate change is coming for our sea turtles - Raw Story

Sat, 08/12/2017 - 12:19

Raw Story

Now climate change is coming for our sea turtles
Raw Story
Frigid waters and scorching beaches could put them in peril, but people are fighting back. A cold-stunned Kemp's ridley sea turtle waits its turn to be slowly warmed up in a kiddie pool. Julie O'Neil Every year, young sea turtles migrate up the East ...