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Halifax should ban plastic bags to help save sea turtles, committee told - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 10:07

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Halifax should ban plastic bags to help save sea turtles, committee told
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For several Halifax regional councillors, it was show-and-tell time with a leatherback sea turtle Thursday afternoon.

Prince's Bundy visit: $10M boost for our turtles and reef - Bundaberg News Mail

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 23:41

Bundaberg News Mail

Prince's Bundy visit: $10M boost for our turtles and reef
Bundaberg News Mail
Lady Elliot Island, the site of today's announcement, is home to the most amazing array of seabirds, turtles, manta rays, dolphins, sharks and coral reefs. "It's one of five Great Barrier Reef islands we've prioritised for urgent action based on an ...
Prince Charles calls on business leaders to help ocean 'heal itself'talkRADIO (press release)

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Plastics kill sea turtles, committee told - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 23:37

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Plastics kill sea turtles, committee told
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For several Halifax regional councillors, it was show-and-tell time with a leatherback sea turtle Thursday afternoon. Kathleen Martin, the executive director of the Canadian Sea Turtle Network, was doing the showing, including real pieces of the ...

Bermuda Turtle Project Celebrating 50 Years - Bernews - Bernews

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 15:00

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Bermuda Turtle Project Celebrating 50 Years - Bernews
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The Bermuda Turtle Project [BTP] said they are “excited to be kicking-off our 50th celebrations in conjunction with the Bermuda Post Office release of a First Day Cover stamp issue featuring sea turtles of Bermuda and our 50 years of work ...

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Green sea turtle Yasi returns seven years on to lay more than 700 eggs on Fitzroy Island - Radio Australia

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 05:50

Green sea turtle Yasi returns seven years on to lay more than 700 eggs on Fitzroy Island
Radio Australia
Yasi the green sea turtle has made a long-awaited return to Fitzroy Island off Cairns, laying seven nests of eggs from which more than 700 baby turtles have hatched. Cairns Turtle Rehabilitation Centre marine biologist Jen Moloney said Yasi was ...

Green sea turtle Yasi returns seven years on to lay more than 700 ... - ABC Local

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 05:18

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Green sea turtle Yasi returns seven years on to lay more than 700 ...
ABC Local
Yasi the green sea turtle makes a long-awaited return to Fitzroy Island off Cairns, laying seven nests of eggs from which more than 700 baby turtles hatch.
Fitzroy Island: 700 baby green turtles head for the Great Barrier Reef ...The Cairns Post
Green turtles hatch on Fitzroy Island - eTurboNews (eTN)eTurboNews

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Turtle nesting season underway on Florida beaches: Travel Weekly - Travel Weekly

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 03:10

Travel Weekly

Turtle nesting season underway on Florida beaches: Travel Weekly
Travel Weekly
Visitors on the lookout for a different type of shell on Sunshine State shores can count on help from several resorts and environmental groups.

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Green turtles hatch on Fitzroy Island - eTurboNews

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 01:30

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Green turtles hatch on Fitzroy Island
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More than 700 tiny green sea turtles have hatched on Fitzroy Island and swum to freedom on the Great Barrier Reef in Tropical North Queensland. Fitzroy Island Resort marine biologists Jen Moloney and Azri Saparwan witnessed hatchlings about 6cm long ...

Fitzroy Island: 700 baby green turtles head for the Great Barrier Reef ... - The Cairns Post

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 01:24

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Fitzroy Island: 700 baby green turtles head for the Great Barrier Reef ...
The Cairns Post
HUNDREDS of tiny green sea turtles have wriggled out of their Fitzroy Island nest and have started their new lives on the Great Barrier Reef. Fitzroy Island Resort marine biologists Jen Moloney and Azri Saparwan saw about 700 6cm hatchlings scurry into ...
Green turtles hatch on Fitzroy Island - eTurboNews (eTN)eTurboNews

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Sea Turtle Monitoring and Protection/Red Tide Impacts - WJCT NEWS

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 18:08

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Sea Turtle Monitoring and Protection/Red Tide Impacts
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May kicks off the official beginning of sea turtle nesting season in Southwest Florida. Threatened loggerheads are the most prolific nesters on area beaches, but endangered green and even leatherback sea turtles also nest along Southwest Florida's Gulf ...

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Sea Turtle Monitoring and Protection/Red Tide Impacts | WGCU News - WGCU News

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 18:02

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Sea Turtle Monitoring and Protection/Red Tide Impacts | WGCU News
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May kicks off the official beginning of sea turtle nesting season in Southwest Florida. Threatened loggerheads are the most prolific nesters on area beaches, but endangered green and even leatherback sea turtles also nest along Southwest Florida's Gulf ...
Keepers at Brevard Zoo in Florida are using honey to help heal injured sea turtlesThe Irish News

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Keepers at Brevard Zoo in Florida are using honey to help heal injured sea turtles - The Irish News

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 17:30

The Irish News

Keepers at Brevard Zoo in Florida are using honey to help heal injured sea turtles
The Irish News
Top Topics in Science. UK · science · story · Health · environment. Brevard Zoo in Florida is showing people how bees and sea turtles can work together in a viral video explaining how keepers use honey to heal wounds. The video shows workers at the Sea ...

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Keepers at Brevard Zoo in Florida are using honey to help heal injured sea turtles - BT.com

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 17:21

BT.com

Keepers at Brevard Zoo in Florida are using honey to help heal injured sea turtles
BT.com
Melanie Stadler, the zoo's sea turtle programme co-ordinator, said: “We regularly take in turtles that have been struck by boats or propellers or attacked by predators, which can lead to some pretty serious injuries. “Honey has remarkable antibacterial ...

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WATCH: A student from Phillipsburg aids ocean research in Belize - lehighvalleylive.com

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 11:40

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WATCH: A student from Phillipsburg aids ocean research in Belize
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At the Purnell School in Pottersville, Gallant and the others chose the trip to Central America among other options, such as theater production or marketing class, offered in the school's "educational immersion program" during spring break. The chance ...

Turtle released into ocean Tuesday morning - WPBF West Palm Beach

Tue, 04/03/2018 - 18:49

WPBF West Palm Beach

Turtle released into ocean Tuesday morning
WPBF West Palm Beach
The Loggerhead Marinelife Center of Juno Beach said goodbye to one of their beloved sea turtles, now healthy enough to return to the ocean. Advertisement. The turtle named Solana weighs more than 100 pounds and still isn't fully grown. +Download WPBF ...

Free money for turtle-friendly lights - WEAR

Tue, 04/03/2018 - 16:52

WEAR

Free money for turtle-friendly lights
WEAR
Excessive lights, and certain colors of lights, will confuse sea turtles coming ashore to nest. Lights can also disorient hatchlings trying to find their way to the Gulf of Mexico. Escambia County's Natural Resources Management office will reimburse ...

Florida zoo uses honey to treat damaged sea turtle shells - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Tue, 04/03/2018 - 13:24

FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Florida zoo uses honey to treat damaged sea turtle shells
FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
MELBOURNE, Fla. (FOX 13) - Honey is more than delicious, it can be used as medicine, says one Florida zoo. The Brevard Zoo has been using it to treat sea turtles with fresh, open wounds like ones caused by boats or predators. Officials said when raw ...

How The New England Aquarium Seeks To Urge Visitors To Act On Climate Change - WBUR

Tue, 04/03/2018 - 09:53

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How The New England Aquarium Seeks To Urge Visitors To Act On Climate Change
WBUR
Sandbags hold back water at the entrance to the Aquarium MBTA station during the March 2 nor'easter. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR). The focus was evident on a recent weekday morning, as children and their parents ringed the top of the NEAQ's giant ocean tank ...

Pemba the turtle's journey continues to astound - Independent Online

Tue, 04/03/2018 - 09:30

Independent Online

Pemba the turtle's journey continues to astound
Independent Online
Pemba was under constant veterinary supervision and was treated with antibiotics for the fracture to her shell as well as a suspected lung tear. Numerous attempts at removing large volumes of air from the turtle's coelomic cavity proved unsuccessful ...

How Honey Is Helping Zookeepers Treat Injured Sea Turtles - WSLS 10

Mon, 04/02/2018 - 21:42

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How Honey Is Helping Zookeepers Treat Injured Sea Turtles
WSLS 10
The Brevard Zoo takes in turtles that have been harmed and applies honey to their injuries. "We regularly take in turtles that have been struck by boats or propellers or attacked by predators, which can lead to some pretty serious injuries," said ...

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