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Ocean funding will benefit right whales, sea turtles, salmon - The ... - Washington Post

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 04:04

Washington Post

Ocean funding will benefit right whales, sea turtles, salmon - The ...
Washington Post
The National Marine Fisheries Service is sending more than $6 million to nearly 30 marine conservation projects as part of its Species Recovery Grant Program.

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Ocean Funding Will Benefit Right Whales, Sea Turtles, Salmon ... - U.S. News & World Report

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 04:01

Ocean Funding Will Benefit Right Whales, Sea Turtles, Salmon ...
U.S. News & World Report
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The National Marine Fisheries Service is sending more than $6 million to nearly 30 marine conservation projects as part of its ...

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Watch as nine endangered sea turtles return to the wild - WLOX

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 03:31

WLOX

Watch as nine endangered sea turtles return to the wild
WLOX
BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Nine endangered Kemps Ridley turtles got a new lease on life Monday, thanks to the Institute for Marine Mammal Studies. All of the turtles were caught by fishermen on hooks and lines. As part of the rehabilitation process, the ...
Kemp's ridley sea turtle release celebrationWXXV News 25

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Watch as nine endangered sea turtles return to the wild - WLOX

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 03:27

WLOX

Watch as nine endangered sea turtles return to the wild
WLOX
BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Nine endangered Kemps Ridley turtles got a new lease on life Monday, thanks to the Institute for Marine Mammal Studies. All of the turtles were caught by fishermen on hooks and lines. As part of the rehabilitation process, the ...

Kemp's ridley sea turtle release celebration - WXXV 25 - WXXV News 25

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 02:26

WXXV News 25

Kemp's ridley sea turtle release celebration - WXXV 25
WXXV News 25
There's no place like home and for nine rehabilitated Kemp's ridley sea turtles, they were released back into their natural habitats at the beach in Biloxi thanks to ...

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Raised on Skidaway, loggerhead sea turtle released on Wassaw - Bluffton Today

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 02:23

Bluffton Today

Raised on Skidaway, loggerhead sea turtle released on Wassaw
Bluffton Today
At 3 years old and more than 30 pounds, Lefty the loggerhead sea turtle had just about outgrown his 1,600-gallon tank at the University of Georgia Aquarium at Skidaway Island. So on Thursday he made a trip to the ocean. Aquarium curator Devin Dumont ...

Sea turtle rehab remains funded by donations - The Topsail Advertiser

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 01:03

Sea turtle rehab remains funded by donations
The Topsail Advertiser
We've seen a lot of changes in our 20-plus years of sea turtle rehab. It's amazing that this whole thing started with one sick turtle recovering in a tent in somebody's back yard. As more and more turtles showed up needing help it became obvious that ...

Kemp's Ridley sea turtles release - WXXV News 25

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 22:57

WXXV News 25

Kemp's Ridley sea turtles release
WXXV News 25
There's no place like home and for nine rehabilitated Kemp's Ridley sea turtles, they will be released back into their natural habitats thanks to the Institute for Marine Mammal Studies in Gulfport. News 25's Jaylon Morris is at the beach where the ...

Sea Turtle Inc. to create aquatic murals on tanks - Valley morning Star

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 19:50

Valley morning Star

Sea Turtle Inc. to create aquatic murals on tanks
Valley morning Star
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Beginning on Wednesday, local artists will begin creating an aquatic mural series for Sea Turtle Inc.'s new educational complex. The murals will be painted on the sea turtle tanks that house the nonprofit's non-releasable sea ...

$5000 Reward Offered for Info on Illegal Sea Turtle Killing in North Carolina - Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 19:05

$5000 Reward Offered for Info on Illegal Sea Turtle Killing in North Carolina
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
ASHEVILLE, N.C.— The Center for Biological Diversity is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of those responsible for the illegal killing of a threatened loggerhead sea turtle, which is protected under the ...

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Grand Cayman provides a hassle-free tropical getaway - Finger Lakes Times

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 08:34

Grand Cayman provides a hassle-free tropical getaway
Finger Lakes Times
GRAND CAYMAN ISLAND —I knew I was going to like Deserene Miller, also known as Miss D or Lady D —when she picked me up at the Owen Roberts International Airport in George Town. A tiny bundle of energy with an ever-present fedora perched ...

Rare sea turtles to be released after being treated by IMMS - WLOX

Sun, 09/09/2018 - 23:46

WLOX

Rare sea turtles to be released after being treated by IMMS
WLOX
The turtles were accidentally hooked by fishermen, who called the stranding hotline. It was a smart move that put the turtles in the hands of trained professionals at IMMS. They surgically and safely remove the hook before spending weeks nursing the ...

Saving Turkey's turtles from builders and boats - WTVD-TV

Sun, 09/09/2018 - 17:34

WTVD-TV

Saving Turkey's turtles from builders and boats
WTVD-TV
Already beguiled by the 4 km (2.5 mile) stretch of sand, which forms a natural barrier between the Mediterranean Sea and the reed-lined freshwater inlets of the Dalyan river, she set up home there in the 1980s and soon fell in love with the turtles.

Helping turtles reach the sea, a grain of salt for the planet (and humanity) - Vallarta Daily

Sat, 09/08/2018 - 16:16

Vallarta Daily

Helping turtles reach the sea, a grain of salt for the planet (and humanity)
Vallarta Daily
More than an emotional experience, releasing turtles is an experience that allows human beings to expand their awareness of their place on the planet and offers the possibility of helping the survival of an animal species. Taking the turtles to the sea ...

Helping turtles it reach the sea, a grain of salt for the planet (and humanity) - Vallarta Daily

Sat, 09/08/2018 - 16:16

Vallarta Daily

Helping turtles it reach the sea, a grain of salt for the planet (and humanity)
Vallarta Daily
More than an emotional action, releasing turtles is an experience that allows human beings to expand their awareness of their place on the planet and offers the possibility of helping the survival of animal species. Taking the turtles to the sea is an ...

Volunteers record baby sea turtles talking with each other and learn that females like it hot - Virginian-Pilot

Sat, 09/08/2018 - 15:02

Virginian-Pilot

Volunteers record baby sea turtles talking with each other and learn that females like it hot
Virginian-Pilot
Cathey and Janes are volunteers with Network for Endangered Sea Turtles, which is monitoring 21 nests this year from Oregon Inlet north to the Virginia state line. The group has upgraded its research this year: It's taking DNA tests from eggs ...

Endangered sea turtles will have to go it alone as NGO disbands - Asahi Shimbun

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 23:05

Endangered sea turtles will have to go it alone as NGO disbands
Asahi Shimbun
YAKUSHIMA, Kagoshima Prefecture--One recent summer night, just to remain standing was an ordeal on Nagatahama beach, in the west of Yakushima island, because of strong rains and winds from a typhoon. “(A turtle) is climbing onto the beach,” an ...

Sea Turtle Recovery to Release Four Healthy Sea Turtles at Point Pleasant Beach, NJ - TAPinto.net

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 22:37

TAPinto.net

Sea Turtle Recovery to Release Four Healthy Sea Turtles at Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
TAPinto.net
RED BANK, NJ. Sea Turtle Recovery, STR, is excited to announce that four sea turtles were returned to the ocean at Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey, 7 a.m., Sept.5, 2018. STR is a nonprofit hospital located inside the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo and, ...

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Sea Turtle Recovery Releases Four Healthy Sea Turtles at Point Pleasant Beach, NJ - TAPinto.net

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 17:26

TAPinto.net

Sea Turtle Recovery Releases Four Healthy Sea Turtles at Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
TAPinto.net
RED BANK, NJ. Sea Turtle Recovery, STR, is excited to announce that four sea turtles were returned to the ocean at Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey, 7 a.m., Sept.5, 2018. STR is a nonprofit hospital located inside the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo and, ...

Jamaica Inn's staff passionate about protecting sea turtles - Travel Weekly

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 17:24

Travel Weekly

Jamaica Inn's staff passionate about protecting sea turtles
Travel Weekly
A hawksbill sea turtle recently laid the eggs on the Jamaica Inn's white sand beach. Coombs' job, in addition to overseeing the resort's watersports program, is to locate and track the nests to ensure the eggs hatch and the baby turtles scramble safely ...