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Turtle conservation group speaks out against dangerous practices - Barbados Today

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 05:18

Barbados Today

Turtle conservation group speaks out against dangerous practices
Barbados Today
The organization tasked with protecting sea turtles here has responded with a word of caution to both hoteliers and dog owners, amid heated debate over the controversial issue of beach access for locals and turtle nesting. The Barbados Sea Turtle ...

What 3 feet of seawater means - Daily Democrat

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 20:55

What 3 feet of seawater means
Daily Democrat
UCD wildlife biologists have been studying western pond turtles in the semi-salty waters of Suisun Marsh near Vallejo. While abundant in the marsh, this species is in decline in many other parts of the state. The researchers observed that the turtles ...

What 3 feet of seawater means - Daily Democrat - Daily Democrat

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 20:55

What 3 feet of seawater means - Daily Democrat
Daily Democrat
Ninety percent of the world's coastal freshwater turtle species are expected to be affected by sea level rise by 2100, according to a study from UC Davis.The study, published in Early View online Monday in the journal Biological Reviews,

What 3 Feet of Seawater Could Mean for the World's Turtles | UC ... - UC Davis

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 20:05

UC Davis

What 3 Feet of Seawater Could Mean for the World's Turtles | UC ...
UC Davis
Ninety percent of the world's coastal freshwater turtle species are expected to be affected by sea level rise by 2100, according to a study from the University of California, Davis. The study, published in Early View online today in the journal ...
What 3 feet of seawater meansTheReporter.Com

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What 3 Feet of Seawater Could Mean for the World's Turtles | UC ... - UC Davis

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 20:05

What 3 Feet of Seawater Could Mean for the World's Turtles | UC ...
UC Davis
Ninety percent of the world's coastal freshwater turtle species are expected to be affected by sea level rise by 2100, according to a study from the University of California, Davis. The study, published in Early View online today in the journal ...

What three feet of seawater could mean for the world's turtles: Sea ... - Science Daily

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 19:57

Science Daily

What three feet of seawater could mean for the world's turtles: Sea ...
Science Daily
Ninety percent of the world's coastal freshwater turtle species are expected to be affected by sea level rise by 2100, according to a new study.
What three feet of seawater could mean for the world's turtles ...EurekAlert (press release)

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What three feet of seawater could mean for the world's turtles ... - EurekAlert (press release)

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 19:21

EurekAlert (press release)

What three feet of seawater could mean for the world's turtles ...
EurekAlert (press release)
Ninety percent of the world's coastal freshwater turtle species are expected to be affected by sea level rise by 2100, according to a study published today from the University of California, Davis.

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Sea turtles return to Mumbai beach after 20-year absence - Mother Nature Network (blog)

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 16:00

Mother Nature Network (blog)

Sea turtles return to Mumbai beach after 20-year absence
Mother Nature Network (blog)
When news of the turtles reached Shah and his team, they contacted conservation officials and rushed to the scene. To ensure each hatchling reached the sea without incident, they camped out overnight and kept guard over the procession. While the return ...

How volunteers, the forest dept and fishermen saved a juvenile olive ridley turtle in Chennai - The News Minute

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 09:04

The News Minute

How volunteers, the forest dept and fishermen saved a juvenile olive ridley turtle in Chennai
The News Minute
When forest officials in Chennai first brought a severely injured juvenile olive ridley turtle to the Besant Memorial Animal Dispensary in February, volunteers were highly skeptical of its chances of survival. Spotted first near Ennore, locals who ...
Plucky Pemba the turtle reaches Cape TownIndependent Online
Speak up Mumbai | Versova clean up: Slow & steady won the raceNYOOOZ

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Preservationists efforts paying off for sea turtles - San Antonio Express-News

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 05:17

San Antonio Express-News

Preservationists efforts paying off for sea turtles
San Antonio Express-News
A volunteer holds a Kemp's Ridley sea turtle hatchling before releasing it into the Gulf of Mexico in 2010 at Padre Island National Seashore, Texas. A volunteer holds a Kemp's Ridley sea turtle hatchling before... Environmentalists' decadeslong efforts ...

Preservationists efforts paying off for sea turtles - mySanAntonio.com

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 05:03

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Preservationists efforts paying off for sea turtles
mySanAntonio.com
A volunteer holds a Kemp's Ridley sea turtle hatchling before releasing it into the Gulf of Mexico in 2010 at Padre Island National Seashore, Texas. Photo: Pat Sullivan /AP. Image 2 of 20. Buy photo. A Kemp's ridley turtle is released into the wild at ...

VIDEO: Locals save entangled sea turtle off of Pensacola Beach - WEAR

Sat, 03/24/2018 - 23:26

WEAR

VIDEO: Locals save entangled sea turtle off of Pensacola Beach
WEAR
A Pensacola man and Perdido Beach woman helped out a sea turtle entangled in fishing line Friday afternoon. William Pitts, also known as Captain Willie, and Ashley Kelley were near Pensacola Beach on their boat when they noticed a sea turtle in the ...

Do Olive Ridley turtles reach the Odisha coast using magnetic power? - The Hindu

Sat, 03/24/2018 - 12:27

The Hindu

Do Olive Ridley turtles reach the Odisha coast using magnetic power?
The Hindu
One of the magnificent sights to behold in India is the arrival and nesting of tens of thousands of Olive Ridley turtles on the Gahirmatha seashore of Odisha every year as clockwork. They traverse thousands of kilometres northwards on the Indian Ocean ...
Watch: Olive Ridley sea turtles return to Mumbai's Versova beach after two decadesIndia Today
Olive Ridley turtles hatch in Mumbai after two decadesEconomic Times
'Olive Ridleys were not brought from another site'Mumbai Mirror
Hindustan Times -Hindustan Times
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Return of the turtles - The Tribune

Fri, 03/23/2018 - 18:34

The Tribune

Return of the turtles
The Tribune
The return of the tiny guests to the Versova beach in Mumbai is a small, but hugely significant, step towards the cause of ecology. It provides the much-needed boost to efforts put in by people in their respective fields locally and which tend to move ...
Watch: Olive Ridley sea turtles return to Mumbai's Versova beach after two decadesIndia Today
Olive ridley turtles hatch in Mumbai after two decadesMalay Mail
#GoodNews: Olive Ridley Turtles Back on Versova Beach After 20 YrsThe Quint
The Better India
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Fight begins over fate of leatherback sea turtle - Sun Sentinel

Fri, 03/23/2018 - 10:50

Sun Sentinel

Fight begins over fate of leatherback sea turtle
Sun Sentinel
Every year, these holdovers from the dinosaur age crawl ashore on South Florida beaches to lay eggs, continuing an ancient reproductive ritual despite the complications created by hotels, sea walls and bright lights. Although their flesh is too greasy ...

Watch: Olive Ridley sea turtles return to Mumbai's Versova beach after two decades - India Today

Fri, 03/23/2018 - 07:06

India Today

Watch: Olive Ridley sea turtles return to Mumbai's Versova beach after two decades
India Today
After 127 weeks of hard work and constant efforts, a Mumbai-based ocean lover has finally brought back a species of turtles back to Mumbai's Versova beach after 20 years. Olive Ridley sea turtles, the smallest turtles found in the world, were facing a ...
Do Olive Ridley turtles reach the Odisha coast using magnetic power?The Hindu
Olive Ridley turtles hatch in Mumbai after two decadesEconomic Times
Thanks to These Heroes, Mumbai Beach Welcomes Olive Ridley Turtles After 20 YearsThe Better India
Hindustan Times
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Climate Corner: Stories You May Not Have Heard - Door County Pulse

Fri, 03/23/2018 - 05:59

Door County Pulse

Climate Corner: Stories You May Not Have Heard
Door County Pulse
There are many other stories – some positive and some negative – that most of us know nothing about. Here are a few relatively unknown examples that our changing climate is already, or perhaps may soon be, responsible for causing. Green sea turtles are ...

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Drones could Help save Sea Turtles - Clean Malaysia

Fri, 03/23/2018 - 04:11

Clean Malaysia

Drones could Help save Sea Turtles
Clean Malaysia
They can provide conservationists and biologists with vital information on the turtles' habits and the threats they face in the wild. “Satellite systems and aircraft transformed turtle conservation, but drones offer cheaper and often better ways to ...

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Duke Marine Lab student researches light pollution on sea turtles and hatchlings - WITN

Fri, 03/23/2018 - 00:21

WITN

Duke Marine Lab student researches light pollution on sea turtles and hatchlings
WITN
She says, "It's about the size and height of a female nesting sea turtle and it can run remotely down the length of the beach, so we put light sensors on the back of the rover and had it collect light every minute as it drove down the beach, so really ...

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The 'Great Pacific Garbage Patch' Is Ballooning, 87000 Tons of Plastic and Counting - New York Times

Thu, 03/22/2018 - 23:21

New York Times

The 'Great Pacific Garbage Patch' Is Ballooning, 87000 Tons of Plastic and Counting
New York Times
In the Pacific Ocean between California and Hawaii, hundreds of miles from any major city, plastic bottles, children's toys, broken electronics, abandoned fishing nets and millions more fragments of debris are floating in the water — at least 87,000 ...
Great Pacific Garbage Patch is now nearly 4 times the size of CaliforniaSan Francisco Chronicle
The Great Pacific Garbage Patch counts 1.8 trillion pieces of trash, mostly plasticLos Angeles Times
Great Pacific Garbage Patch is growingThegardenisland.com
Gizmodo -Business Day
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