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The sea turtle that refused to be beaten by the storm -- ScienceDaily - Science Daily

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 18:14

Science Daily

The sea turtle that refused to be beaten by the storm -- ScienceDaily
Science Daily
When Eleanor the sea turtle was caught in a tropical storm off the coast of Florida, she coped surprisingly well. In fact, she hardly needed to use any extra energy ...

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Endangered sea turtle found on Southern California beach | The ... - Seattle Times

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 18:13

Endangered sea turtle found on Southern California beach | The ...
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SEAL BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The carcass of an endangered Pacific leatherback turtle washed onto a Southern California beach this week. The Orange County ...

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Virginia Aquarium to release rehabilitated sea turtles - wtkr.com

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 17:28

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Virginia Aquarium to release rehabilitated sea turtles
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Piglet, a sub-adult loggerhead sea turtle, who was found and brought to shore by members of the public near the Little Island Pier in Sandbridge on Sept. 17, 2016. Piglet was admitted to the Aquarium's Marine Animal Care Center for thirteen months of ...

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The sea turtle that refused to be beaten by the storm - Phys.org - Phys.Org

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 15:40

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The sea turtle that refused to be beaten by the storm - Phys.org
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When Eleanor the sea turtle was caught in a tropical storm off the coast of Florida, she coped surprisingly well. In fact, she hardly needed to use any extra energy ...

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Sea Turtles Need Our Help. Here's An Easy Way Anyone Can Get Involved - mindbodygreen.com

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 07:06

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Sea Turtles Need Our Help. Here's An Easy Way Anyone Can Get Involved
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Sea turtles have inhabited our Earth for over 100 million years, serving an important role in our marine ecosystems. Within the last 200 years, however, the species population has declined rapidly. To understand what this means for us, imagine driving ...

Rescued sea turtle on track for release into the wild - Ten Eyewitness News

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 03:36

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Rescued sea turtle on track for release into the wild
Ten Eyewitness News
Terry the rescued sea turtle has passed his health check-up today with flying colours. After washing ashore on Mornington Peninsula south of Melbourne in August, Terry was rescued and sent to Melbourne Sea Life Aquarium for rehabilitation. Upon arrival ...

Baby sea turtle comes to ABQ BioPark - KOB 4

Wed, 10/25/2017 - 19:39

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Baby sea turtle comes to ABQ BioPark
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J.R. Oppenheim October 25, 2017 05:42 PM. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- A baby loggerhead sea turtle has arrived at the Albuquerque BioPark aquarium, city officials announced Wednesday. Advertisement. The ambassador turtle comes from the North Carolina ...
Aquarium welcomes new baby sea turtle ambassadorKRQE News 13

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Aquarium welcomes new baby sea turtle ambassador | KRQE News ... - KRQE News 13

Wed, 10/25/2017 - 17:21

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Aquarium welcomes new baby sea turtle ambassador | KRQE News ...
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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Albuquerque BioPark has welcomed a baby loggerhead sea turtle ambassador as apart of a special rehabilitation ...
Baby sea turtle comes to ABQ BioPark | KOB 4KOB 4

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MA Sea Turtle Hospital Braces For 'Cold Stunning Season' - Rhode Island Public Radio

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 16:33

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MA Sea Turtle Hospital Braces For 'Cold Stunning Season'
Rhode Island Public Radio
Kemp's Ridley sea turtles have an average heart rate of 40-50 beats per minute; however, around this time of year, volunteers often have turtles come into the hospital whose hearts are beating only 5 to 10 times every minute. That's because of a ...

Hurricane Ophelia washes a sea turtle onto Welsh shore - BBC News

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 11:06

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Hurricane Ophelia washes a sea turtle onto Welsh shore
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A Leatherback sea turtle was found washed up on Anglesey on Tuesday after the winds from Hurricane Ophelia. The turtles are normally found in tropical waters such as those off the northeast coast of South America or French Guiana. It was first ...

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Turtle watch closes in on record-breaking season - The Anna Maria Islander

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 07:04

Turtle watch closes in on record-breaking season
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During sea turtle nesting-hatching season, May 1-Oct. 31, sea turtles — mostly loggerheads on Anna Maria Island — return to the beach of their origin to lay their eggs. Following a six- to eight-week incubation period, tiny hatchlings emerge from ...

Oak Island gets more than $8M for sea turtle habitat restoration ... - WWAY NewsChannel 3

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 00:20

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Oak Island gets more than $8M for sea turtle habitat restoration ...
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OAK ISLAND, NC (WWAY) — Millions of dollars from FEMA, all to help restore a plan in Oak Island from 15 years ago, that will also help parts of the beach ...

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Hurricane Irma destroys record number of turtle nests on Central Florida coast - Orlando Sentinel

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 10:02

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Hurricane Irma destroys record number of turtle nests on Central Florida coast
Orlando Sentinel
Beaches along south Brevard County are a world-class refuge for sea turtles that had a record number of nests just as Hurricane Irma mauled Florida last month. About half of nearly 16,000 green turtle nests were obliterated in a “devastating” blow to ...

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Odisha gears up for nesting season of Olive Ridley turtles - Times of ... - Times of India

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 05:36

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Odisha gears up for nesting season of Olive Ridley turtles - Times of ...
Times of India
The preparations for safe nesting of the rare marine species have been reviewed by the government officials and the departments of forest, fisheries & animal ...

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Maritime Aquarium Welcomes First Baby Loggerhead To New Sea ... - Norwalk Daily Voice

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 09:30

Norwalk Daily Voice

Maritime Aquarium Welcomes First Baby Loggerhead To New Sea ...
Norwalk Daily Voice
NORWALK, Conn. – Visitors can follow a rescued baby loggerhead sea turtle through its first year of life at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk. The aquarium is ...
Sea Turtle Nursery exhibit opens at Maritime AquariumThehour.com

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'Spy Eggs' Track Illegal Sea Turtle Egg Trade - PBS (blog)

Sat, 10/21/2017 - 22:07

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'Spy Eggs' Track Illegal Sea Turtle Egg Trade
PBS (blog)
For the past year and a half, she's been using the printer to build devices designed to track poachers who steal sea turtle eggs. Williams-Guillén is an ecologist and director of conservation science at Paso Pacífico, a nonprofit organization focused ...

Sea Turtle Nursery exhibit opens at Maritime Aquarium - The Hour - Thehour.com

Sat, 10/21/2017 - 18:52

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Sea Turtle Nursery exhibit opens at Maritime Aquarium - The Hour
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A hatchling loggerhead sea turtle at The Maritime Aquarium's new Sea Turtle Nursery exhibit on Friday in Norwalk. The exhibit opens this weekend, featuring the ...
Maritime Aquarium Welcomes First Baby Loggerhead To New Sea ...Norwalk Daily Voice

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Gulfarium releases three sea turtles (PHOTOS, VIDEO) - News - The ... - Destin Log

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 22:22

Destin Log

Gulfarium releases three sea turtles (PHOTOS, VIDEO) - News - The ...
Destin Log
FORT WALTON BEACH — The Gulfarium's C.A.R.E. Center released three rehabilitated sea turtles on Tuesday morning, Oct. 17, 2017. Okra, a juvenile Green ...

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CARE Center Released Three Sea Turtles at Sunrise - Dothan First

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 21:41

Dothan First

CARE Center Released Three Sea Turtles at Sunrise
Dothan First
Fort Walton Beach, Fla. - The Gulfarium's C.A.R.E. Center released three rehabilitated sea turtles on Tuesday morning, October 17, 2017. Okra, a juvenile Green sea turtle, was originally released at Fort Pickens on September 26, 2017 after recovering ...

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54-Million-Year-Old Baby Sea Turtle Had Built-In Sunscreen - Live Science

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 17:23

Live Science

54-Million-Year-Old Baby Sea Turtle Had Built-In Sunscreen
Live Science
An extraordinarily well-preserved fossil of a baby sea turtle that lived 54 million years ago contains traces of dark pigments that would have acted as built-in sunscreen, protecting the animal from the sun's harmful ultraviolet (UV) radiation. The ...