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A Windermere Elementary School project helped save sea turtles - West Orange Times & Windermere Observer

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 16:47

West Orange Times & Windermere Observer

A Windermere Elementary School project helped save sea turtles
West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Five sea turtles at The Turtle Hospital are living happier, healthier lives thanks to a $1,800 donation from the students at Windermere Elementary School. Every year, science teacher Lynn Tidmus organizes a project for the students to teach them to ...

Trump Administration Ends Rule for Whales and Sea Turtles - 41 NBC News

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 13:06

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Trump Administration Ends Rule for Whales and Sea Turtles
41 NBC News
Whales are seen off the coast of Long Beach, California on Dec. 20, 2016. Nick Ut / AP, file. The Pacific Fishery Management Council, which includes representatives of the fishing industry as well as state and tribal governments and federal regulators ...
Environmentalists Say Trump 'Declared War On Whales, Dolphins And Turtles'The Daily Caller
Trump Administration Got Rid of Rule Protecting Turtles and WhalesTeenVogue.com
Trump administration cancels proposed limits on marine mammals and sea turtles trapped in fishing netsLos Angeles Times

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Trump administration ditches regulation designed to protect endangered whales, sea turtles - OregonLive.com

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 20:44

OregonLive.com

Trump administration ditches regulation designed to protect endangered whales, sea turtles
OregonLive.com
The Trump administration on Monday threw out a new rule intended to limit the numbers of endangered whales and sea turtles getting caught in fishing nets off the West Coast, even though the fishing industry had proposed the measure. The National Marine ...
Environmentalists irked as US cancels new protection for endangered West Coast whales, sea turtlesThe Japan Times

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Trump administration throws out new protection for endangered whales - CBS News

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 20:17

CBS News

Trump administration throws out new protection for endangered whales
CBS News
SAN FRANCISCO -- The Trump administration on Monday threw out a new rule intended to limit the numbers of endangered whales and sea turtles getting caught in fishing nets off the West Coast, even though the fishing industry had proposed the measure.

Sick loggerhead sea turtle rehabbed and released off Captiva Island - The News-Press

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 20:05

The News-Press

Sick loggerhead sea turtle rehabbed and released off Captiva Island
The News-Press
A female loggerhead sea turtle was released Monday afternoon after receiving treatment at the Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife on Sanibel. CROW staff released the 190-pound sea turtle on the beach at the north end of Captiva. The turtle was ...

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Georgia Sea Turtle Center Celebrates 10th Birthday On Coast - WABE 90.1 FM

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 12:38

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Georgia Sea Turtle Center Celebrates 10th Birthday On Coast
WABE 90.1 FM
The Jekyll Island Authority established the Georgia Sea Turtle Center to focus both on veterinary care for sea turtles and other wildlife as well as public education. Over the past decade, the center has treated more than 3,000 patients — including at ...

JUST IN: Pregnant sea turtle found injured, rescued in Palm Beach - Palm Beach Daily News

Sun, 06/11/2017 - 00:58

Palm Beach Daily News

JUST IN: Pregnant sea turtle found injured, rescued in Palm Beach
Palm Beach Daily News
Ivy Yin, a photographer with Our Children's Earth Foundation was driving on South Ocean Boulevard and documented the turtle rescue. Earlier this week, a kogia whale beached herself near Reef Road and Yin found it. It's sea turtle nesting season and ...

Beach holes causing problems for sea turtles - WMBF

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 18:47

WMBF

Beach holes causing problems for sea turtles
WMBF
“We've been getting reporters this week especially because everyone is out on the beach," said Linda Mataya, leader of the Myrtle Beach Sea Turtle Patrol. "The kids are out of school and it's tourist season. And we've been getting a lot of reports of ...

Kemp's ridley sea turtle release scheduled for Sunday - KRISTV.com | Continuous News Coverage | Corpus Christi - KRIS Corpus Christi News

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 16:04

KRIS Corpus Christi News

Kemp's ridley sea turtle release scheduled for Sunday - KRISTV.com | Continuous News Coverage | Corpus Christi
KRIS Corpus Christi News
Park rangers with the Padre Island National Seashore have announced their 5th Kemp's ridley sea turtle release will be held Sunday. The event will be held in front of the Malaquite Beach Visitor Center at Padre Island National Seashore around 6:45 am.

Georgia Sea Turtle Center celebrates 10th birthday on coast - WRAL.com

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 14:31

Georgia Sea Turtle Center celebrates 10th birthday on coast
WRAL.com
The Jekyll Island Authority established the Georgia Sea Turtle Center to focus both on veterinary care for sea turtles and other wildlife as well as public education. Over the past decade, the center has treated more than 3,000 patients — including at ...

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Georgia Sea Turtle Center celebrates 10th birthday on coast - Washington Times

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 14:30

Georgia Sea Turtle Center celebrates 10th birthday on coast
Washington Times
The Jekyll Island Authority established the Georgia Sea Turtle Center to focus both on veterinary care for sea turtles and other wildlife as well as public education. Over the past decade, the center has treated more than 3,000 patients - including at ...

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Georgia Sea Turtle Center celebrates 10th birthday on coast - Bradenton Herald

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 14:23

Georgia Sea Turtle Center celebrates 10th birthday on coast
Bradenton Herald
The Jekyll Island Authority established the Georgia Sea Turtle Center to focus both on veterinary care for sea turtles and other wildlife as well as public education. Over the past decade, the center has treated more than 3,000 patients — including at ...

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Georgia Sea Turtle Center celebrates 10th birthday on coast - News & Observer

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 14:23

Georgia Sea Turtle Center celebrates 10th birthday on coast
News & Observer
The Jekyll Island Authority established the Georgia Sea Turtle Center to focus both on veterinary care for sea turtles and other wildlife as well as public education. Over the past decade, the center has treated more than 3,000 patients — including at ...

Georgia Sea Turtle Center turns 10 | SavannahNow - Savannah Morning News

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 02:06

Savannah Morning News

Georgia Sea Turtle Center turns 10 | SavannahNow
Savannah Morning News
Coastal Georgia used to be a tough place to be an injured sea turtle.
Sea turtle release comes in record yearSan Antonio Express-News (subscription)

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Sea turtle release comes in record year - San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 23:04

San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

Sea turtle release comes in record year
San Antonio Express-News (subscription)
“Welcome to the first sea turtle release of the year. This has been a very long road of bringing this species back from the brink of extinction,” announced Patrick Gamman, chief of interpretation for the National Park Service at Padre Island National ...

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Sea turtle release comes in record year - San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 23:04

San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

Sea turtle release comes in record year
San Antonio Express-News (subscription)
“Welcome to the first sea turtle release of the year. This has been a very long road of bringing this species back from the brink of extinction,” announced Patrick Gamman, chief of interpretation for the National Park Service at Padre Island National ...

Sea turtle comeback: Local conservation efforts are making a difference - Monitor

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 22:12

Monitor

Sea turtle comeback: Local conservation efforts are making a difference
Monitor
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Sea turtle hatchlings were released yesterday and inched their way into the water for the very first time. A mother Kemp's ridley sea turtle left the nest of hatchlings nearly two months earlier on the Island's sandy beach. But ...

Experts say first-ever leatherback sea turtle nest discovered on Navarre Beach - Pensacola News Journal

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 18:14

Pensacola News Journal

Experts say first-ever leatherback sea turtle nest discovered on Navarre Beach
Pensacola News Journal
Experts believe that for the first time ever, a leatherback sea turtle nest has been discovered in Navarre. Cathy Holmes, who works with the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center and the Navarre Beach sea turtle patrol, confirmed the discovery ...

Happy 10th! Georgia Sea Turtle Center Celebrating Decade of Progress in Conservation, Research and Animal Welfare - PR Newswire (press release)

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 13:12

Happy 10th! Georgia Sea Turtle Center Celebrating Decade of Progress in Conservation, Research and Animal Welfare
PR Newswire (press release)
JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga., June 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Georgia Sea Turtle Center, which has delivered Jekyll Island to the forefront of sea turtle conservation and environmental stewardship, celebrates a decade of service and international acclaim this ...

Sand Art Fest, Sea Turtle Fest, and Hall & Oates with Tears for Fears – the icFlorida 'Fun 3' - News965

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 10:11

News965

Sand Art Fest, Sea Turtle Fest, and Hall & Oates with Tears for Fears – the icFlorida 'Fun 3'
News965
It's Turtle Time! The 7th Annual Titusville Sea Turtle Festival takes place Friday and Saturday in downtown Titusville. Celebrate sea turtles who nest on local seashores and learn more about them and how to protect the coastal areas and lagoons ...