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How to experience sea turtle season in Florida - Destin Log

Thu, 04/13/2017 - 05:13

Patch.com

How to experience sea turtle season in Florida
Destin Log
Female sea turtles crawl out of the water from spring to early fall to build nests and lay eggs on the beach at night. Babies hatch some 60 days later and crawl back into the sea. It's a fragile process. Only an estimated one in 1,000 turtles survives ...
Sea Turtle Patrol Gears Up For Nesting Season - Sarasota, FL PatchPatch.com
Sea turtle release highlights annual festival in Flagler BeachDaily Commercial
Ready, set, nest: Turtle season rules have changed on Longboat ...YourObserver.com
The News Herald
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Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle Nest Rescued | KFXV The Valley's Fox News - RGV Fox (press release) (blog)

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 21:00

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Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle Nest Rescued | KFXV The Valley's Fox News
RGV Fox (press release) (blog)
Corpus Christi (KFXV) – Border patrol agents who made an unusual rescue Saturday afternoon while patrolling the Padre Island National Seashore. Two agents ...

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How to experience sea turtle season in Florida - Walton Sun

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 18:44

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How to experience sea turtle season in Florida
Walton Sun
In this June 8, 2015, file photo, a loggerhead sea turtle heads to the ocean, as onlookers watch at Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park in Key Biscayne. Opportunities to observe sea turtles in Florida include events where turtles are released into the ...
Sea Turtle Patrol Gears Up For Nesting SeasonPatch.com
Sea turtle release highlights annual festival in Flagler BeachDaily Commercial
Ready, set, nest: Turtle season rules have changed on Longboat ...YourObserver.com
The News Herald
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It's Sea Turtle Season in Florida. Here's How to See Them. - U.S. News & World Report

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 16:22

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It's Sea Turtle Season in Florida. Here's How to See Them.
U.S. News & World Report
FILE - In this June 8, 2015, file photo, a loggerhead sea turtle heads to the ocean, as onlookers watch at Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park in Key Biscayne, Fla. Opportunities to observe sea turtles in Florida include events where turtles are ...
Sea Turtle Patrol Gears Up For Nesting Season - Sarasota, FL PatchPatch.com
Sea turtle release highlights annual festival in Flagler BeachDaily Commercial
Ready, set, nest: Turtle season rules have changed on Longboat ...YourObserver.com
The News Herald
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It's sea turtle season in Florida. Here's how to see them. - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 16:20

Minneapolis Star Tribune

It's sea turtle season in Florida. Here's how to see them.
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Many Florida beaches welcome a special type of visitor as the weather gets warmer: sea turtles. Female sea turtles crawl out of the water from spring to early fall to build nests and lay eggs on the beach at night. Babies hatch some 60 days later and ...
Sea Turtle Patrol Gears Up For Nesting Season - Sarasota, FL PatchPatch.com
Sea turtle release highlights annual festival in Flagler BeachDaily Commercial
Ready, set, nest: Turtle season rules have changed on Longboat ...YourObserver.com
The News Herald
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It's sea turtle season in Florida. Here's how to see them. - The Courier Life News

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 16:15

It's sea turtle season in Florida. Here's how to see them.
The Courier Life News
FILE - In this July 9, 2013, file photo, tracks from a nesting loggerhead turtle are seen in Miami Beach, Fla. Opportunities to observe sea turtles in Florida include events where turtles are released into the ocean after they've recovered from ...

Texas border agents help rescue rare sea turtle eggs - kcentv.com

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 13:41

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Texas border agents help rescue rare sea turtle eggs
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EDINBURG, Texas – Two Border Patrol Agents patrolling the Padre Island National Seashore discovered a rare nesting Kemp Ridley turtle, the most endangered species of sea turtles. According to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, agents from Corpus ...
Border Patrol agents recover endangered sea turtle eggsCorpus Christi Caller-Times
Border Patrol agents come across nesting Kemp Ridley turtleMonitor

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SWFL conservancy opens new sea turtle facility | WINK NEWS - Wink News

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 21:04

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SWFL conservancy opens new sea turtle facility | WINK NEWS
Wink News
KEEWAYDIN ISLAND, Fla. A new $300000 dollar research facility will help preserve the lives of sea turtles in Southwest Florida. The new turtle house located ...

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SWFL conservancy opens new sea turtle facility - Wink News

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 21:04

Wink News

SWFL conservancy opens new sea turtle facility
Wink News
KEEWAYDIN ISLAND, Fla. A new $300,000 dollar research facility will help preserve the lives of sea turtles in Southwest Florida. The new turtle house located on Keewaydin Island will give researchers from the Conservancy of Southwest Florida, which is ...

Texas border agents help rescue rare sea turtle eggs - KAGS News

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 19:28

KAGS News

Texas border agents help rescue rare sea turtle eggs
KAGS News
EDINBURG, Texas – Two Border Patrol Agents patrolling the Padre Island National Seashore discovered a rare nesting Kemp Ridley turtle, the most endangered species of sea turtles. According to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, agents from Corpus ...

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Sea Turtle Patrol Gears Up For Nesting Season - Patch.com

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 19:00

Patch.com

Sea Turtle Patrol Gears Up For Nesting Season
Patch.com
SARASOTA, FL — As sea turtles across the Sunshine State prepare to lay their eggs, the folks at Mote Marine Laboratory are gearing up for another busy season of monitoring the creatures and their offspring on 35 miles of coastline from Longboat Key to ...
Sea turtle release highlights annual festival in Flagler BeachDaily Commercial
Ready, set, nest: Turtle season rules have changed on Longboat ...YourObserver.com
Advocates: More bonfires could hurt turtlesThe News Herald

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Texas border agents help rescue rare sea turtle eggs | WFAA.com - WFAA

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 18:14

WFAA

Texas border agents help rescue rare sea turtle eggs | WFAA.com
WFAA
Two Border Patrol Agents patrolling the Padre Island National Seashore discovered a rare nesting Kemp Ridley turtle, the most endangered species of sea ...
Border Patrol agents recover endangered sea turtle eggsCorpus Christi Caller-Times
Border Patrol agents come across nesting Kemp Ridley turtle | State ...Monitor

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Cannonball jellyfish: A favorite food for sea turtles, a minor danger to ... - The State

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 15:18

Cannonball jellyfish: A favorite food for sea turtles, a minor danger to ...
The State
Sometimes they wash up by the hundreds on our beaches—those mushroom-shaped, gelatinous masses called cannonball jellyfish, or jellies (Stomolophus ...

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Cannonball jellyfish: A favorite food for sea turtles, a minor danger to us - Island Packet (blog)

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 12:41

Island Packet (blog)

Cannonball jellyfish: A favorite food for sea turtles, a minor danger to us
Island Packet (blog)
But they're also a main food source for the endangered leatherback sea turtle, so careful management and conservation of cannonball jellyfish may become a growing ecological concern. Do cannonballs sting? Compared to some other species, they're ...

Conservancy biologist honored with building name on Keewaydin - The News-Press

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 02:18

The News-Press

Conservancy biologist honored with building name on Keewaydin
The News-Press
Officials Monday dedicated the David S. Addison Sea Turtle Research Station — or the Turtle House.

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Conservancy biologist honored with building name on Keewaydin - Naples Daily News

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 23:25

Naples Daily News

Conservancy biologist honored with building name on Keewaydin
Naples Daily News
Conservancy biologist Dave Addison, one of the top sea turtle researchers in the country who started the Conservancy's Sea Turtle Rescue and Monitoring program 35 years ago, stands at the research station named for him. The Conservancy of Southwest ...

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ARK rehabilitating two underweight Kemp's Ridley sea turtles - kiiitv.com

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 22:52

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ARK rehabilitating two underweight Kemp's Ridley sea turtles
kiiitv.com
ARK rehabilitating two underweight Kemp's Ridley sea turtles. The Animal Rehabilitation Keep in Port Aransas is full of all kinds of birds and marine life that are in various stages of rehabilitation, including Kemp's Ridley sea turtles. Michael Gibson ...

Sea Turtle Training - Brazosport Facts (subscription)

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 07:15

Brazosport Facts (subscription)

Sea Turtle Training
Brazosport Facts (subscription)
Quintana — The Kemp's ridley is the most critically endangered of the sea turtles, and the season for nesting is here. From April through July, this endangered sea turtle nests on the Gulf Coast beaches of Mexico and Texas, including our local beaches ...

Sea Turtle Camera Video Shows Leatherback's Journey Through Ocean - International Business Times

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 15:48

International Business Times

Sea Turtle Camera Video Shows Leatherback's Journey Through Ocean
International Business Times
Wildlife officials have begun using small video cameras to assist vulnerable sea turtle populations. The so-called “turtle cams,” affixed to the shells of leatherback sea turtles, show the creatures' journey through the ocean, diving for food and ...

Nor a boy neither a girl! Sea turtles are born genderless - Free Press Journal

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 13:12

Free Press Journal

Nor a boy neither a girl! Sea turtles are born genderless
Free Press Journal
Houston: Is it a boy or a girl? For baby sea turtles it is not that cut and dry as their sex is defined during development by the incubation environment, a new study has found. Baby sea turtles do not have an X or Y chromosome. The nest's thermal ...

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