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Sea turtle nests fare well in face of Emily's onslaught - The Anna Maria Islander

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 07:05

Sea turtle nests fare well in face of Emily's onslaught
The Anna Maria Islander
The beach near 70th Street in Holmes Beach is packed with people Aug. 1, the day after Tropical Storm Emily made landfall on Anna Maria Island. Staked sea turtle nests are scattered among beachgoers taking in the sun. Islander Photo: Chris-Ann Silver ...

Turtle hero: Eight-year-old boy saves birthday money to help sea turtles in Southwest Florida - Naples Daily News

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 22:12

Naples Daily News

Turtle hero: Eight-year-old boy saves birthday money to help sea turtles in Southwest Florida
Naples Daily News
Atticus Chapman wanted one thing for his eighth birthday: to collect money for Turtle Time and help loggerhead sea turtles of Southwest Florida. Atticus is from Alton, Illinois, far from the beaches where sea turtles lay their eggs. But he is fond of ...

Oman announces new initiative for protection of sea turtles in nature reserve - Times of Oman

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 17:44

Times of Oman

Oman announces new initiative for protection of sea turtles in nature reserve
Times of Oman
Sea turtles are sensitive to disturbance, noise and light, we therefore appreciate the Ministry's regulation efforts and encourage their enforcement,” she added. The new law prohibits visitors from being able to enter the reserve, camp, or spend the ...

Baby sea turtles struggle to survive in SC | The State - The State

Sat, 08/05/2017 - 14:38

Baby sea turtles struggle to survive in SC | The State
The State
Light disorientation, a reoccurring problem for nesting sea turtles on popular Lowcountry beaches, appears to have increased in the wake of Hurricane Matthew, ...

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SCUTE urges beach goers and vacationers to turn off all lights near sea turtle nests - WMBF

Sat, 08/05/2017 - 14:31

SCUTE urges beach goers and vacationers to turn off all lights near sea turtle nests
WMBF
GARDEN CITY, SC (WMBF) – South Carolina United Turtle Enthusiasts, S.C.U.T.E, took to Facebook Friday to warn beach goers of using bright lights around sea turtle nests. Around 6:30 am Friday morning, S.C.U.T.E got word from someone walking on the ...

Baby sea turtles on this Lowcountry beach are struggling to survive ... - Island Packet (blog)

Sat, 08/05/2017 - 14:04

Island Packet (blog)

Baby sea turtles on this Lowcountry beach are struggling to survive ...
Island Packet (blog)
Light disorientation, a reoccurring problem for nesting sea turtles on popular Lowcountry beaches, appears to have increased in the wake of Hurricane Matthew, ...

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Scientists uncover clues about San Gabriel River's green sea turtles - Los Angeles Times

Sat, 08/05/2017 - 12:32

Los Angeles Times

Scientists uncover clues about San Gabriel River's green sea turtles
Los Angeles Times
Somehow, a community of the federally endangered species usually found in tropical waters is thriving in the San Gabriel River's murky flows. Copyright © 2017, Los Angeles Times · Ninja immigrants: How big sea turtles from central Mexico found new ...

Ninja immigrants: How big sea turtles from central Mexico found new homes on a Long Beach river - Los Angeles Times

Sat, 08/05/2017 - 12:00

Los Angeles Times

Ninja immigrants: How big sea turtles from central Mexico found new homes on a Long Beach river
Los Angeles Times
When scientists confirmed their existence in the San Gabriel River in 2008, the green sea turtles were thought to be oddballs or lost wanderers. The federally endangered species usually is found in tropical haunts — amid coral reefs or on the sandy ...

Sea turtle magnets come with important message: Keep beach clean, turn down lights - Pensacola News Journal

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 22:03

Pensacola News Journal

Sea turtle magnets come with important message: Keep beach clean, turn down lights
Pensacola News Journal
Gulf Islands National Seashore's limited-edition sea turtle magnets are going fast. The park began giving the magnets to visitors Friday to mark the first turtle nest hatching of the 2017 season. By early afternoon, Park Ranger Bob Gambera said more ...

Decals support manatees, sea turtles - Nassau County Record

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 06:31

Nassau County Record

Decals support manatees, sea turtles
Nassau County Record
More manatees and sea turtles live in Florida than in any other state. More than 6,000 manatees swim in its coastal waters, rivers and freshwater springs, and thousands of sea turtles nest and hatch on its Atlantic and Gulf coast beaches. It's easy to ...
He shoots a shark to death and laughs. It's caught on video. Now it's under investigation.Miami Herald
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Gulf Islands welcomes first sea turtle hatchlings of 2017 - Pensacola News Journal

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 23:45

Pensacola News Journal

Gulf Islands welcomes first sea turtle hatchlings of 2017
Pensacola News Journal
Gulf Islands National Seashore says the Perdido Key area reported the first successful turtle nest hatching of 2017 for the park.
First sea turtle nest of the season hatches at Gulf Islands National ...The Pulse

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Newborn sea turtles from at least nine nests on Edisto Beach ... - Charleston Post Courier

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 23:04

Charleston Post Courier

Newborn sea turtles from at least nine nests on Edisto Beach ...
Charleston Post Courier
Sea turtles hatchlings from at least nine nests on Edisto Beach have been disoriented by streetlights and the window lights of beachfront houses so far this year.

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First sea turtle nest of the season hatches at Gulf Islands National ... - The Pulse

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 22:08

Pensacola News Journal

First sea turtle nest of the season hatches at Gulf Islands National ...
The Pulse
The Gulf Islands National Seashore's first sea turtle nest of the season has hatched at the park's Perdido Key Area, park biologists confirmed Thursday.
Gulf Islands welcomes first sea turtle hatchlings of 2017Pensacola News Journal

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Eight Rehabilitated Sea Turtles Released at Craigville Beach - CapeCod.com News

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 11:43

Eight Rehabilitated Sea Turtles Released at Craigville Beach
CapeCod.com News
CENTERVILLE –Eight rehabilitated Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtles were released back into the waters of Craigville Beach in Centerville on Wednesday night. The turtles were rescued by the Mass Audubon Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary between late November ...

Decal shows support for manatees, sea turtles | August 3, 2017 ... - Florida Weekly

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 04:12

Decal shows support for manatees, sea turtles | August 3, 2017 ...
Florida Weekly
There are more manatees and sea turtles in Florida than in any other state. More than 6,000 manatees swim in our coastal waters, rivers and freshwater springs, ...

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Hundreds Gather and Cheer as 8 Sea Turtles are Released at ... - CapeCod.com News

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 02:42

CapeCod.com News

Hundreds Gather and Cheer as 8 Sea Turtles are Released at ...
CapeCod.com News
Hundreds of spectators gathered and cheered as 8 Sea Turtles were released back into the waters at Craigville, Beach, Centerville. These Kemp's ridley turtles ...

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Loggerhead Sea Turtle "Rapunzel" Released in the Gulf of Mexico - My Panhandle

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 00:49

My Panhandle

Loggerhead Sea Turtle "Rapunzel" Released in the Gulf of Mexico
My Panhandle
PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. - Wednesday morning people gathered on Panama City Beach to watch the release of a Loggerhead Sea Turtle. The sea turtle was medically cleared by Gulf World Marine Institute after being treated for injuries. The sea turtle is ...

Eight more sea turtles released in Surf City - WCTI - WCTI12.com

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 00:35

WCTI12.com

Eight more sea turtles released in Surf City - WCTI
WCTI12.com
The Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center released eight more turtles Wednesday morning. CLICK HERE to read and see more photos ...
Tour de Turtles from Disney's Vero Beach Resort - LaughingPlace.comLaughingPlace.com
CMA officials remind residents to be mindful of turtle nestingBeach ...Tampa Bay Newspapers

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A sick teen visited PBC through make-a-wish to help baby turtles - Palm Beach Post

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 22:55

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A sick teen visited PBC through make-a-wish to help baby turtles
Palm Beach Post
A teen cancer survivor from North Dakota visited Gumbo Limbo Nature Center Tuesday through Make-A-Wish to fulfill a dream of working with sea turtles.
North Dakota teen gets wish to work with sea turtles at Gumbo ...WPTV.com
Make-A-Wish child gets sea turtle experience | WPECWPEC

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