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FWC Surveys Record Number Of Green Sea Turtle Nests | WGCU ... - WGCU News

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 13:49

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FWC Surveys Record Number Of Green Sea Turtle Nests | WGCU ...
WGCU News
Florida's wildlife management agency is announcing a record number of green sea turtle nests this year. That's in spite of impacts from Hurricane Irma.

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FWC Surveys Record Number Of Green Sea Turtle Nests - WUSF News

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 13:46

WUSF News

FWC Surveys Record Number Of Green Sea Turtle Nests
WUSF News
Florida's wildlife management agency is announcing a record number of green sea turtle nests this year. That's in spite of impacts from Hurricane Irma. A nesting green sea turtle. Credit Florida Fish And Wildlife Conservation Commission via flickr ...

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Sea Turtle Released in Orange Beach After 4 Month Rehabilitation - WKRG

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 05:49

WKRG

Sea Turtle Released in Orange Beach After 4 Month Rehabilitation
WKRG
ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (WKRG) – Monday morning was full of cheer on the shores of Orange Beach when a creature of the sea was returned to it's home. Guill, an endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtle, was released into the Gulf of Mexico near the Perdido ...

Stuart McCausland, aka the sea turtle, teaches lesson in GPS tracking to Junior Master Naturalists - Virginian-Pilot

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 23:18

Virginian-Pilot

Stuart McCausland, aka the sea turtle, teaches lesson in GPS tracking to Junior Master Naturalists
Virginian-Pilot
Stuart McCausland turned into sea turtle of sorts for a couple of hours one afternoon recently. “We are teaching the Junior Master Naturalists about sea turtles (and other turtles),” McCausland wrote in an email, “and want to give them some feeling for ...

FWC Surveys Record Number Of Green Sea Turtle Nests - WFSU

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 21:59

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FWC Surveys Record Number Of Green Sea Turtle Nests
WFSU
A nesting green sea turtle. Credit Florida Fish And Wildlife Conservation Commission via flickr. Florida's green sea turtles are continuing their recovery, after being removed from the endangered species list in 2016. 30 years ago, state scientists ...

What to do if you find a stranded sea turtle on the Oregon coast - OregonLive.com

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 18:06

OregonLive.com

What to do if you find a stranded sea turtle on the Oregon coast
OregonLive.com
Two of the most common turtles that wind up in trouble along the Oregon coast, Pacific green sea turtles and olive ridley sea turtles, are protected by the Endangered Species Act. Turtles who find themselves in such a predicament can end up stranded on ...

More than 80 thousand sea turtle hatchlings released in Puerto Vallarta - Vallarta Daily

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 16:34

Vallarta Daily

More than 80 thousand sea turtle hatchlings released in Puerto Vallarta
Vallarta Daily
Puerto Vallarta continues to demonstrate its commitment to caring for the environment and its natural species by strengthening the efforts of the Municipal Program for the Protection of the Sea Turtle. This year, the program has made it possible to ...

Turtle watch reviews record 2017 nesting data, trends | Anna Maria ... - The Anna Maria Islander

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 08:05

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Turtle watch reviews record 2017 nesting data, trends | Anna Maria ...
The Anna Maria Islander
At the peak of sea turtle nesting season, July 6, marked sea turtle nests share the beach near 70th Street in Holmes Beach. Islander File Photo: ChrisAnn Silver ...

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Turtle watch reviews record 2017 nesting data, trends - The Anna Maria Islander

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 08:05

Turtle watch reviews record 2017 nesting data, trends
The Anna Maria Islander
Upon hatching, a sea turtle is guided by instincts to the reflections of the moon and stars on the Gulf of Mexico. In some cases, mature females and hatchlings can become disoriented by artificial lighting leading them away from the water. According to ...

Sea turtles vulnerable as cold temperatures creep up on Hampton Roads - Southside Daily

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 16:52

Southside Daily

Sea turtles vulnerable as cold temperatures creep up on Hampton Roads
Southside Daily
VIRGINIA BEACH — The Virginia Aquarium's stranding response team has already rescued four cold-stunned sea turtles this year from the chilly waters surrounding Hampton Roads. The group anticipates that it will have to rescue more as fall turns into ...

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Green sea turtle nest numbers hit record in 2017 - Florida Trend

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 22:30

Florida Trend

Green sea turtle nest numbers hit record in 2017
Florida Trend
Today, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) announced a record year for the number of green sea turtle nests in Florida. FWC staff documented approximately 39,000 green sea turtle nests, based on 27 Florida index beaches used to ...

3 species, 2252 hatchlings: A look at the turtle season - The News Herald

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 16:52

The News Herald

3 species, 2252 hatchlings: A look at the turtle season
The News Herald
“Storms had an impact this year, but hatching success was still within historical patterns,” said Kennard Watson, director of the Panama City Beach Turtle Watch. “The major threat to sea turtles on our beach continues to be lights from beachfront ...

Record number of sea turtle nests counted in Florida - WPTV.com

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 13:41

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Record number of sea turtle nests counted in Florida
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(AP) — Officials are reporting a record number of green sea turtle nests have been found in Florida. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission said on Friday that staff for the agency had documented approximately 39,000 green sea turtle ...
VIDEO: Green Sea Turtle Nest Sets Record Number of 39,000 ...SpaceCoastDaily.com

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Sea Turtle Open House Comes to Wildlife Sanctuary - CapeCod.com News

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 10:06

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Sea Turtle Open House Comes to Wildlife Sanctuary
CapeCod.com News
WELLFLEET – Those interested in learning more about sea turtles will want to keep Saturday November 25th open. On that day from 11 until 2, the Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary will hold a sea turtle open house. Thoseattending will learn why turtles ...
Stranded turtles enjoy warm welcome in QuincyHull Times

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VIDEO: Green Sea Turtle Nest Sets Record Number of 39,000 ... - SpaceCoastDaily.com

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 05:06

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VIDEO: Green Sea Turtle Nest Sets Record Number of 39,000 ...
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The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) on Friday announced a record year for the number of green sea turtle nests in Florida. FWC staff ...

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Record number of sea turtle nests counted in Florida - News - Daily ... - Daily Commercial

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 03:37

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Record number of sea turtle nests counted in Florida - News - Daily ...
Daily Commercial
TALLAHASSEE — Officials are reporting a record number of green sea turtle nests have been found in Florida.The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation ...
VIDEO: Green Sea Turtle Nest Sets Record Number of 39000, Victory for ConservationSpaceCoastDaily.com

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Record number of sea turtle nests counted in Florida - The Ledger

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 01:42

Record number of sea turtle nests counted in Florida
The Ledger
TALLAHASSEE — Officials are reporting a record number of green sea turtle nests have been found in Florida. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission said on Friday that staff for the agency had documented approximately 39,000 green sea ...

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Record number of sea turtle nests counted in Florida - WFLA

Sat, 11/18/2017 - 16:47

WFLA

Record number of sea turtle nests counted in Florida
WFLA
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Officials are reporting a record number of green sea turtle nests have been found in Florida. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission said on Friday that staff for the agency had documented approximately 39,000 ...

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Record Number Of Sea Turtle Nests In Florida - WKRG

Sat, 11/18/2017 - 15:03

WKRG

Record Number Of Sea Turtle Nests In Florida
WKRG
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Officials are reporting a record number of green sea turtle nests have been found in Florida. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission said on Friday that staff for the agency had documented approximately 39,000 ...

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Record Number of Sea Turtle Nests Counted in Florida - U.S. News & World Report

Sat, 11/18/2017 - 14:55

Record Number of Sea Turtle Nests Counted in Florida
U.S. News & World Report
State officials said that nearly 30 years ago only 464 green sea turtle nests were recorded on the 200 miles of beaches that are part of the survey. By 2011, there were 10,701 green sea turtle nests. The commission noted that green sea turtles nest ...

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