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70 percent of sea turtle hatchlings are dying on Anna Maria Island due to condo lighting - ABC Action News

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 22:27

ABC Action News

70 percent of sea turtle hatchlings are dying on Anna Maria Island due to condo lighting
ABC Action News
ANNA MARIA ISLAND, Fla. — Baby sea turtles on Anna Maria Island are dying because they're getting lost. Anna Maria turtle watch volunteers estimate about 70 percent of this year's babies are getting lost because they are following lighting from condos ...

You Can Swim With Dolphins in the Wild and Adopt Baby Sea Turtles on the Best Island in the Continental US - Travel+Leisure

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 18:30

Travel+Leisure

You Can Swim With Dolphins in the Wild and Adopt Baby Sea Turtles on the Best Island in the Continental US
Travel+Leisure
“We're like celebrities around here,” Hilton Head Island Sea Turtle Protection Project volunteers Kym Castillo and Jayme Lopko say as we make our way down a wide stretch of beach in our truck, a small pink turtle on Castillo's hat and a giant one ...

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3 rehabbed sea turtles return to ocean in SC Aquarium's last public release of year - Charleston Post Courier

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 17:05

Charleston Post Courier

3 rehabbed sea turtles return to ocean in SC Aquarium's last public release of year
Charleston Post Courier
Gary was one of three sea turtles given a new lease on life as they were returned to the sea by the S.C. Aquarium on Wednesday morning at Folly Beach County Park. More than 100 people lined up on the beach to see the aquarium's Sea Turtle Care ...

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Three rehabbed sea turtles return to ocean in SC Aquarium's last public release of year - Charleston Post Courier

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 16:51

Charleston Post Courier

Three rehabbed sea turtles return to ocean in SC Aquarium's last public release of year
Charleston Post Courier
Gary was one of three sea turtles given a new lease on life as they were returned to the sea by the S.C. Aquarium on Wednesday morning at Folly Beach County Park. More than 100 people lined up on the beach to see the aquarium's Sea Turtle Care ...
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Energy firm leads Subic gab on sea turtle conservation - manilastandard.net

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 11:42

Energy firm leads Subic gab on sea turtle conservation
manilastandard.net
PawiCare Hatchery is a sea turtle protection and conservation program in San Narciso, Zambales. It is currently managed by Katimpuyog Zambales, an environmental organization, together with the local government of San Narciso and the local fisherfolks ...

Green sea turtle digging its own watery grave due to invasion of non-native seagrass - Phys.Org

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 11:40

Phys.Org

Green sea turtle digging its own watery grave due to invasion of non-native seagrass
Phys.Org
A seagrass species from the Red Sea is outcompeting the native seagrass species in the Caribbean, where the green sea turtle lives. These iconic turtles are seeing their grazing areas decline, because they have little interest in the foreign seagrass.

Green sea turtle digging its own watery grave due to invasion of non-native seagrass - Phys.Org

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 11:40

Phys.Org

Green sea turtle digging its own watery grave due to invasion of non-native seagrass
Phys.Org
A seagrass species from the Red Sea is outcompeting the native seagrass species in the Caribbean, where the green sea turtle lives. These iconic turtles are seeing their grazing areas decline, because they have little interest in the foreign seagrass.

Climate change is turning sea turtle eggs female. What about alligators? - Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 10:33

Climate change is turning sea turtle eggs female. What about alligators?
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
In the Pacific Ocean's most important sea turtle nesting area, females outnumber males 116 to 1, National Geographic reported. More and more South Florida sea turtles are born female too, said Florida Atlantic University Professor Jeanette Wyneken.

Climate change is turning sea turtle eggs female. What about alligators? - The Herald-Times

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 10:25

Climate change is turning sea turtle eggs female. What about alligators?
The Herald-Times
In the Pacific Ocean's most important sea turtle nesting area, females outnumber males 116 to 1, National Geographic reported. More and more South Florida sea turtles are born female too, said Florida Atlantic University Professor Jeanette Wyneken.

Workshop Aims To Help Grow Sea Turtles - Fiji Sun Online

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 22:36

Workshop Aims To Help Grow Sea Turtles
Fiji Sun Online
An official from the Minstry of Fisheries says that we need to all work together in order to monitor and grow the sea turtle population in Fiji. Ministry director Aisake Batibasaga said this as he addressed the 37 participants who attended the Fiji ...

Fishermen Save Leatherback Turtle Tangled in Buoy - NBC 10 Philadelphia

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 21:12

NBC 10 Philadelphia

Fishermen Save Leatherback Turtle Tangled in Buoy
NBC 10 Philadelphia
Two fishermen off the coast of Sea Isle City, New Jersey, took an unexpected detour Monday morning to free an entangled leatherback sea turtle from a commercial fishing buoy. Michael Betsch and Matt Kiel, both of Philadelphia, rescued the turtle after ...

South Carolina Aquarium doing last injured sea turtle release of the year Wednesday - Charleston Post Courier

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 19:38

Charleston Post Courier

South Carolina Aquarium doing last injured sea turtle release of the year Wednesday
Charleston Post Courier
A young loggerhead and two young Kemp's ridley sea turtles will head back to sea Wednesday from Folly Beach County Park. The sea turtles, rehabilitated by the South Carolina Aquarium after being found sick or fish-hooked, will be the last public beach ...

VI Sea Turtle Festival 2018 at Playa Platanitos - Vallarta Daily

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 17:33

Vallarta Daily

VI Sea Turtle Festival 2018 at Playa Platanitos
Vallarta Daily
Playa Platanitos, the coastal town of the Riviera Nayarit, is preparing for its flagship event: The VI Sea Turtle Festival 2018, which has as main objectives to promote the care and preservation of the environment as it relates to the Sea Turtles. The ...

Sea turtles data needed for research purposes - Fiji Times

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 10:31

Fiji Times

Sea turtles data needed for research purposes
Fiji Times
CONSERVATION organisations that presented at the Fiji National Sea Turtle Conservation Workshop today agreed that the data collected from the monitoring of sea turtles needed to be saved and shared among respective organisations for research ...

Sea turtle hatchlings found in Northern Guam - Pacific News Center

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 07:54

Pacific News Center

Sea turtle hatchlings found in Northern Guam
Pacific News Center
Guam – A video of a sighting of baby turtles making their way to the waters of Northern Guam is bringing excitement to residents on island. A family was excited to find turtle hatchlings on a private beach property in Northern Guam. Their video was ...

These Simple LED Lights Dramatically Reduce Fishing-Related Deaths for Sea Turtles and Birds - Good News Network

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 21:59

Good News Network

These Simple LED Lights Dramatically Reduce Fishing-Related Deaths for Sea Turtles and Birds
Good News Network
Illuminating fishing nets with low-cost lights could reduce the impact that they have on seabirds and marine-dwellers by more than 85%, new research has shown. A team of international researchers has shown the number of birds caught in gillnets can be ...

Climate change is turning sea turtle eggs female. What about alligators? - Miami Herald

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 18:55

Miami Herald

Climate change is turning sea turtle eggs female. What about alligators?
Miami Herald
In the Pacific Ocean's most important sea turtle nesting area, females outnumber males 116 to 1, National Geographic reported. More and more South Florida sea turtles are born female too, said Florida Atlantic University Professor Jeanette Wyneken.

Six Senses Laamu is Helping Save Sea Turtles - TravelPulse

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 18:27

TravelPulse

Six Senses Laamu is Helping Save Sea Turtles
TravelPulse
Fishing nets that have been lost, abandoned or discarded at sea are known as ghost nets and every year they're responsible for killing millions of marine animals. Around 640,000 tons of ghost gear ends up in the ocean annually, accounting for about 10 ...

Endangered Sea Turtle Trapped in a Beach Chair Dies After Washing up on Alabama Shore - Newsweek

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 12:50

Newsweek

Endangered Sea Turtle Trapped in a Beach Chair Dies After Washing up on Alabama Shore
Newsweek
An endangered sea turtle has died after being found washed up on an Alabama beach with a beach chair tied around its neck. The animal was an adult female Kemp's ridley, the rarest species of sea turtle in the world, Fox10TV.com reported. On Saturday ...
New net could make it easier to rescue sea turtlesWKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
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