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A look inside the nearly completed new sea turtle hospital | Photo ... - Charleston Post Courier

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 20:30

Charleston Post Courier

A look inside the nearly completed new sea turtle hospital | Photo ...
Charleston Post Courier
The South Carolina Aquarium will be opening the new Zucker Family Sea Turtle Recovery center at the end of May.

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South Carolina Aquarium to open $5.3 million sea turtle clinic on ... - Charleston Post Courier

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 17:46

Charleston Post Courier

South Carolina Aquarium to open $5.3 million sea turtle clinic on ...
Charleston Post Courier
South Carolina Aquarium's Willow Melamet showed the new tanks for sea turtles at the Zucker Family Sea Turtle Recovery center Monday, May 15, 2017, ...

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Sea turtle program at the Museum of Coastal Carolina - StarNewsOnline.com

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 14:14

Sea turtle program at the Museum of Coastal Carolina
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OCEAN ISLE BEACH -- Jim and Deb Boyce will present their program “Turtle Talk -- OIBSTPO Getting Ready for Summer Turtles!” at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 20, at the Museum of Coastal Carolina. They will discuss the life cycle of sea turtles, focusing ...

Titusville Sea Turtle Festival Set June 9 -10 In Downtown Titusville, Features Friday Night Street Party - SpaceCoastDaily.com

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 04:03

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Titusville Sea Turtle Festival Set June 9 -10 In Downtown Titusville, Features Friday Night Street Party
SpaceCoastDaily.com
Help celebrate the sea turtles who nest on local seashores and learn more about them and how to protect the coastal areas and lagoons necessary for their survival. Join this free, family fun event on S. Washington Ave. in downtown Titusville for a ...

Swimming with sea turtles - Sun.Star

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 04:03

Sun.Star

Swimming with sea turtles
Sun.Star
Swimming with the sea turtles at Apo Island Protected Landscape and Seascape was the highlight of my learning exchange trip organized by Communities First-Creative Initiatives for Development between the communities of two exemplary conservation ...

Caught on camera: Investigation underway after man harasses endangered sea turtle - KHON2

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 03:54

KHON2

Caught on camera: Investigation underway after man harasses endangered sea turtle
KHON2
The Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources is investigating after video shows a man grabbing an endangered sea turtle on Hawaii Island. It happened at Carlsmith Beach Park in Hilo. A witness tells us that the man was harassing the turtle even ...

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UVI And VI Sea Turtle Project Document Their 100th Turtle - VI Consortium (press release)

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 21:27

VI Consortium (press release)

UVI And VI Sea Turtle Project Document Their 100th Turtle
VI Consortium (press release)
The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) Center for Marine and Environmental Science and the VI Sea Turtle Project (VISTP) documented their 100th sea turtle last month, hitting a major milestone for marine research, UVI has announced.

U.S. Coast Guard crew rescues sea turtles entangled in garbage ... - WFTV Orlando

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 16:04

WFTV Orlando

U.S. Coast Guard crew rescues sea turtles entangled in garbage ...
WFTV Orlando
ALAMEDA, Calif. - A U.S. Coast Guard crew rescued one baby sea turtle and three adult sea turtles last month that had become entangled in garbage in the ...
Watch: Turtles stuck in garbage rescued by Coast Guard - UPI.comUPI.com

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West Orange zoo opens turtle rescue center - News 12 New Jersey - News 12 New Jersey

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 05:56

News 12 New Jersey

West Orange zoo opens turtle rescue center - News 12 New Jersey
News 12 New Jersey
The Turtle Back Zoo in West Orange has a special new rehabilitation for injured sea turtles that wash up along the Jersey Shore.

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First loggerhead sea turtle nests of season laid on Anna Maria Island - Bradenton Herald

Sun, 05/14/2017 - 23:36

Bradenton Herald

First loggerhead sea turtle nests of season laid on Anna Maria Island
Bradenton Herald
No matter what weirdness may be happening in the world these days, the discovery each spring of the first sea turtle nests on Anna Maria Island's beaches is a refreshing reminder of nature's eternally consistency — as long as mankind doesn't get in ...

Sea turtles nesting early in OBX - WITN

Sun, 05/14/2017 - 19:41

WITN

Sea turtles nesting early in OBX
WITN
AVON, N.C. (AP) - Sea turtle nests are showing up early on the Cape Hatteras National Seashore. Seashore officials say in a news release that a loggerhead sea turtle nest was found Tuesday, marking the earliest a nest has been found on the seashore ...

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Dim the Lights, Sea Turtles Are Nesting - TB Reporter (press release) (registration) (blog)

Sun, 05/14/2017 - 15:34

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Dim the Lights, Sea Turtles Are Nesting
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PINELLAS COUNTY – Sea turtle nesting season is underway and Pinellas County officials are reminding beach residents and visitors in beach communities to keep conditions safe for sea turtles to thrive. Females generally nest from early May through ...

First local sea turtle nest of the season found at Avon - The Outer Banks Voice

Sat, 05/13/2017 - 10:23

First local sea turtle nest of the season found at Avon
The Outer Banks Voice
The nest is located at the north end of Avon Village and is the earliest documented loggerhead sea turtle nest on the beaches of the Seashore since at least 2002. It is important for all beach users to be aware of their surroundings as sea turtles can ...

Coast Guard Crew Saves Sea Turtles From Pacific Ocean Litter - NBC New York

Sat, 05/13/2017 - 04:33

NBC New York

Coast Guard Crew Saves Sea Turtles From Pacific Ocean Litter
NBC New York
The Coast Guard Cutter Valliant's crew was on routine patrol in the Eastern Pacific Ocean last month when they spotted an unusual object floating in the water. When the crew took a closer look, they saw that a baby and three adult Olive Ridley Sea ...

To the Rescue: Coast Guard Crews Save Entangled Sea Turtles - NBC Bay Area

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 23:02

NBC Bay Area

To the Rescue: Coast Guard Crews Save Entangled Sea Turtles
NBC Bay Area
United States Coast Guard crews were cruising along the surface of the Eastern Pacific Ocean last month when they came across an "unusual floating object." As they crept closer, crew members aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Valiant realized that one baby ...

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Coast Guard Crew Saves Sea Turtles While on Patrol | NBC 7 San ... - NBC 7 San Diego

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 20:09

NBC 7 San Diego

Coast Guard Crew Saves Sea Turtles While on Patrol | NBC 7 San ...
NBC 7 San Diego
A California-based U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) crew recently became the lifeline for a set of sea creatures needing a little bit of help. When the USCG Cutter ...
To the Rescue: Coast Guard Crews Save Entangled Sea Turtles in ...NBC Bay Area

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Coast Guard Crew Saves Sea Turtles While on Patrol - NBC 7 San Diego

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 20:07

NBC 7 San Diego

Coast Guard Crew Saves Sea Turtles While on Patrol
NBC 7 San Diego
The Coast Gard Cutter Valliant's crew was on routine patrol in the Eastern Pacific Ocean last month, when they spotted an unusual object floating in the water. When the crew took a closer look, they saw that a baby and three adult Olive Ridley Sea ...

America's Cup turtle problem poses serious "ethical dilemmas", environmental groups warn - Telegraph.co.uk

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 15:37

Telegraph.co.uk

America's Cup turtle problem poses serious "ethical dilemmas", environmental groups warn
Telegraph.co.uk
The removal of sea turtles from Bermuda's waters ahead of the upcoming America's Cup raises serious "ethical dilemmas", admit the country's leading environmental groups. In preparation for a period of intense "marine traffic", caused by the arrival of ...
BEST: 'Ethical Dilemmas' With Turtle RelocationBernews

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In pictures: India's sea turtles return home to breed - BBC News

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 23:38

BBC News

In pictures: India's sea turtles return home to breed
BBC News
On the eastern coast of India, in the state of Orissa, lie three big nesting sites for one of the world's smallest sea turtles - the Olive Ridley. Every winter, thousands of females return to these shores to nest. Journalists Supriya Vohra and Meesha ...

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Injured, sickly sea turtle rehabilitated and released back into the wild ... - NOLA.com

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 22:19

NOLA.com

Injured, sickly sea turtle rehabilitated and released back into the wild ...
NOLA.com
A sickly sea turtle accidentally caught by a shrimper was released back into the wild on Wednesday (May 10), after 10 months of rehabilitation at an Audubon ...

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