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Lights off: Cape Canaveral reminds residents of sea turtle nesting season - WFTV Orlando

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 20:45

Lights off: Cape Canaveral reminds residents of sea turtle nesting season
WFTV Orlando
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - There are still a couple months left in sea turtle nesting season, and Cape Canaveral is making a plea to its residents and visitors to help make sure the turtles make it to the sea. There were three documented incidents this ...

Turtle Watch seeks respect for beach habitat - The Northwest Florida Daily News

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 18:36

The Northwest Florida Daily News

Turtle Watch seeks respect for beach habitat
The Northwest Florida Daily News
Turtle Watch head Sharon Maxwell exclaimed. However, even with a banner year, she is exasperated because in addition to the 90 nests, she has recorded 63 false crawls. A false crawl is when a sea turtle comes ashore to nest but cannot because of people ...

Gasparilla Island sea turtle update: Those babies are movin' toward the Gulf! - Boca Beacon

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 15:34

Boca Beacon

Gasparilla Island sea turtle update: Those babies are movin' toward the Gulf!
Boca Beacon
We're three months into nesting season, and many baby sea turtles have been making their way to the shoreline. The latest numbers are: 495 loggerhead (Caretta caretta) nests, and six green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) nests. There have been 571 ...

Gasparilla Island sea turtle update: Those babies are movin' toward the Gulf! - Boca Beacon

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 15:15

Boca Beacon

Gasparilla Island sea turtle update: Those babies are movin' toward the Gulf!
Boca Beacon
We're three months into nesting season, and many baby sea turtles have been making their way to the shoreline. The latest numbers are: 495 loggerhead (Caretta caretta) nests, and six green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) nests. There have been 571 ...

Campbell Vaughn: Sea turtle class was highligh of recent 4-H trip - The Augusta Chronicle

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 00:44

The Augusta Chronicle

Campbell Vaughn: Sea turtle class was highligh of recent 4-H trip
The Augusta Chronicle
According to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, the Georgia coast is unique in that it hosts five of the world's seven sea turtles. They include the loggerhead, green, leatherback, Kemp's ridley and hawksbill. The loggerhead is the only ...

Navarre Beach conservation center grieves loss of sea turtle Gigi - Pensacola News Journal

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 20:03

Pensacola News Journal

Navarre Beach conservation center grieves loss of sea turtle Gigi
Pensacola News Journal
The Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center re-opened Thursday for the first time since its resident loggerhead, Gigi, died earlier in the week.

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Baby sea turtles make their way to Gulf (and it's adorable) - NBC-2 ... - NBC2 News

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 20:01

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Baby sea turtles make their way to Gulf (and it's adorable) - NBC-2 ...
NBC2 News
It's turtle nesting season, and the Conservancy of Southwest Florida wants to share advice on what you should do to protect the animals.

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Baby sea turtles make their way to Gulf (and it's adorable) - WZVN-TV

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 19:59

WZVN-TV

Baby sea turtles make their way to Gulf (and it's adorable)
WZVN-TV
It's turtle nesting season, and the Conservancy of Southwest Florida wants to share advice on what you should do to protect the animals. From about May to August female loggerheads lay clutches that contain about 115 eggs. Then 80 days later the eggs ...

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Rehabilitated sea turtles released on Isle of Palms - WSAV-TV

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 18:34

WSAV-TV

Rehabilitated sea turtles released on Isle of Palms
WSAV-TV
ISLES OF PALMS, S.C. (NBC) – Two rehabilitated sea turtles were released in South Carolina Wednesday morning after being treated for injuries from fishing lines. “Marlin” and “Chum” are the first two sea turtles to be rehabilitated and released by the ...

St. Mary's student travels to Bahamas for sea turtle research - Reminder Publications

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 14:56

Reminder Publications

St. Mary's student travels to Bahamas for sea turtle research
Reminder Publications
LONGMEADOW – An eighth grade student from St. Mary's Academy is currently working in the Bahamas a part of the Jason Argonaut program. According to the Jason website, the program is named after the band of explorers in Greek mythology who ...

Sea Turtle With Plastic Bag In Mouth Saved By Diver - DeeperBlue.com

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 06:15

DeeperBlue.com

Sea Turtle With Plastic Bag In Mouth Saved By Diver
DeeperBlue.com
There's no doubt about it, plastic pollution is a scourge of every ocean. Among the denizens of the sea that are affected are turtles, who can mistake plastic for jellyfish, one if their favorite delicacies. Scuba instructor Tyler Hart was diving with ...

Gulf World release it's latest successfully rehabilitated sea turtle into ... - WJHG-TV

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 23:51

WJHG-TV

Gulf World release it's latest successfully rehabilitated sea turtle into ...
WJHG-TV
Well-wishers gathered Wednesday morning to see George, an 88-pound loggerhead sea turtle, off.

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Rehabilitated turtles treated at new center released on Isle of ... - Live 5 News

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 19:09

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Rehabilitated turtles treated at new center released on Isle of ...
Live 5 News
Two rehabilitated sea turtles who were first treated at a new recovery center in Charleston were released on the Isle of Palms Wednesday morning.
PHOTOS: Karen Beasley Sea Turtle and Rehabilitation CenterStarNewsOnline.com

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Sea turtles released on NC Coast | abc11.com - WTVD-TV

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 18:35

WTVD-TV

Sea turtles released on NC Coast | abc11.com
WTVD-TV
A huge crowd turned out on the beach in Surf City Wednesday to watch as volunteers helped five sea turtles return to their home.
Tears and cheers as five sea turtles return home - WWAY TV3WWAY NewsChannel 3
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Tears and cheers as five sea turtles return home - WWAY TV3 - WWAY NewsChannel 3

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 16:25

WWAY NewsChannel 3

Tears and cheers as five sea turtles return home - WWAY TV3
WWAY NewsChannel 3
The Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center held another sea turtle release Wednesday morning. A large crowd gathered near North Shore ...
PICTURES: Sea turtles return home - WECT TV6-WECT.com:News ...WECT-TV6

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PICTURES: Sea turtles return home - WECT TV6-WECT.com:News ... - WECT-TV6

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 16:21

PICTURES: Sea turtles return home - WECT TV6-WECT.com:News ...
WECT-TV6
Several sea turtles were released back into the ocean Wednesday morning.

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Green sea turtles nest numbers strong on Sanibel - pineisland-eagle ... - Pine Island Eagle

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 14:55

Green sea turtles nest numbers strong on Sanibel - pineisland-eagle ...
Pine Island Eagle
The first green sea turtle was tagged on June 5, east of Bowman's Beach, on the west end of Sanibel.