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Rare sea turtle nests at Sandpiper Cove - The Northwest Florida Daily News

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 21:22

The Northwest Florida Daily News

Rare sea turtle nests at Sandpiper Cove
The Northwest Florida Daily News
Hide caption. George Gray of the Emerald Coast Turtle Watch stands in front of the first documented Kemp's ridley sea turtle nest at Sandpiper Cove. The Kemp's ridley is the rarest species of sea turtle and is critically endangered. Gray has been ...

PKS Aquarium Releases Seven Sea Turtles | Coastal Review Online - Coastal Review Online

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 20:12

Coastal Review Online

PKS Aquarium Releases Seven Sea Turtles | Coastal Review Online
Coastal Review Online
The North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores released Monday seven rehabilitated sea turtles at the Eastern Regional Beach Access in Emerald Isle.

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Unprecedented turtle nest discovered on IOP - Moultrie News

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 16:34

Unprecedented turtle nest discovered on IOP
Moultrie News
Over Memorial Day weekend, the Isle of Palms and Sullivan's Island Turtle Team stumbled across several sets of turtle tracks, however, one stood out. Upon closer examination and further analysis, team members concurred that this particular species was ...

Seven sea turtles released in Emerald Isle - News - The Daily News ... - Jacksonville Daily News

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 15:56

Jacksonville Daily News

Seven sea turtles released in Emerald Isle - News - The Daily News ...
Jacksonville Daily News
EMERALD ISLE | There were plenty of cheers from the crowd Monday morning along the beach in Emerald Isle, but 8-year-old Ella Thompson is pretty sure the ...
Sea turtles released in Emerald Isle - WNCTWNCT
PKS Aquarium Releases Seven Sea Turtles | Coastal Review OnlineCoastal Review Online

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Wedbush trader ditches Wall Street paycheck to save turtles, fight poachers and find himself - MarketWatch

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 15:46

MarketWatch

Wedbush trader ditches Wall Street paycheck to save turtles, fight poachers and find himself
MarketWatch
Ian Winer just turned in the lease to his dream car. The hefty monthly payments made sense when, just last month, he was still banking wads of Wall Street cash as the head trader for Wedbush Securities in Los Angeles. But not anymore. “Happiness is ...

Aquarium Pula to Return Six Turtles to Sea - Total Croatia News

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 10:11

Total Croatia News

Aquarium Pula to Return Six Turtles to Sea
Total Croatia News
Regional Express writes that despite their protection, such sea turtle populations are drastically declining throughout the world, as well as here in Croatia. Owing to this alarming decline, it was deemed necessary to set up marine turtle recovery ...

Whale's Death in Thailand Points to Global Scourge: Plastic in Oceans - New York Times

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 10:10

New York Times

Whale's Death in Thailand Points to Global Scourge: Plastic in Oceans
New York Times
HONG KONG — Hundreds of turtles, dolphins and whales become stranded every year on Thailand's beaches after plastic impedes their mobility or clogs their insides. Some are lifeless on arrival, biologists say, and their deaths barely register with the ...
Sad end for whale in Thailand after it swallowed 80 plastic bagsSouth China Morning Post

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Sea turtles receive CT scans at Sentara Albemarle Medical Center - wtkr.com

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 01:40

wtkr.com

Sea turtles receive CT scans at Sentara Albemarle Medical Center
wtkr.com
ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. – Three turtles from the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island received CT scans at Sentara Albemarle Medical Center on May 3 and 17. The CT (Computed Tomography) scans where requested by the Sea Turtle Assistance ...

Zoo staff heads to Mexico for Kemp's ridley conservation project - Monitor

Sun, 06/03/2018 - 13:38

Monitor

Zoo staff heads to Mexico for Kemp's ridley conservation project
Monitor
BROWNSVILLE — In his office at Gladys Porter Zoo, Curator of Conservation Programs Jaime Peña said that 33 years ago, only 702 Kemp's ridley sea turtles were found on the beach of Rancho Nuevo in Tamaulipas, Mexico. The 30-kilometer stretch is the ...

Turtles get CT scans at Sentara Albemarle Medical Center - The Outer Banks Voice

Sun, 06/03/2018 - 13:35

Turtles get CT scans at Sentara Albemarle Medical Center
The Outer Banks Voice
Sea turtles from the Sea Turtle Assistance and Rehabilitation Center at the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island recently received Computed Tomography scans, better known as CT scans, at Sentara Albemarle Medical Center in Elizabeth City.

wbir.com | Protecting Our Turtles - WBIR.com

Sun, 06/03/2018 - 12:34

WBIR.com

wbir.com | Protecting Our Turtles
WBIR.com
There are over 300 species of turtle roaming planet Earth - and almost half of them are threatened with extinction.

Protecting Our Turtles - WFMYNews2.com

Sun, 06/03/2018 - 12:27

WFMYNews2.com

Protecting Our Turtles
WFMYNews2.com
BUFFALO, NY - There are over 300 species of turtle roaming planet Earth. They inhabit both land and sea, ranging from mammoth Sea Turtles to small tortoises, with many variations in between. Many of them live a precarious existence, as almost half of ...

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Protecting Our Turtles - KIIITV.com

Sun, 06/03/2018 - 12:25

KIIITV.com

Protecting Our Turtles
KIIITV.com
BUFFALO, NY - There are over 300 species of turtle roaming planet Earth. They inhabit both land and sea, ranging from mammoth Sea Turtles to small tortoises, with many variations in between. Many of them live a precarious existence, as almost half of ...

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Real life inspires 'Wally the Wayward Sea Turtle' - Shelbyville Times-Gazette

Sun, 06/03/2018 - 05:01

Shelbyville Times-Gazette

Real life inspires 'Wally the Wayward Sea Turtle'
Shelbyville Times-Gazette
Shelbyville resident Laura Pewitt achieved a nearly 15-year-long dream when her children's book hit shelves last summer. She is still amazed by the whole process, even as "Wally, the Wayward Sea Turtle" approaches its first birthday. The book focuses ...

Real life inspires 'Wally the Wayward Sea Turtle' - Shelbyville Times-Gazette

Sun, 06/03/2018 - 05:01

Shelbyville Times-Gazette

Real life inspires 'Wally the Wayward Sea Turtle'
Shelbyville Times-Gazette
Shelbyville resident Laura Pewitt achieved a nearly 15-year-long dream when her children's book hit shelves last summer. She is still amazed by the whole process, even as "Wally, the Wayward Sea Turtle" approaches its first birthday. The book focuses ...

Saving A Species Zoo staff heads to Mexico for Kemp's ridley conservation project - Brownsville Herald

Sun, 06/03/2018 - 03:12

Brownsville Herald

Saving A Species Zoo staff heads to Mexico for Kemp's ridley conservation project
Brownsville Herald
In his office at Gladys Porter Zoo, Curator of Conservation Programs Jaime Peña said that 33 years ago, only 702 Kemp's ridley sea turtles were found on the beach of Rancho Nuevo in Tamaulipas, Mexico. The 30-kilometer stretch is the largest nesting ...

Protecting endangered sea turtles in Watamu coastline - Daily Nation

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 17:06

Daily Nation

Protecting endangered sea turtles in Watamu coastline
Daily Nation
After the fishermen were paid a small amount to help them cover the cost of any damage to their fishing gear, we put the turtle in a large padded box and headed to a spot where it could be safely released back into the ocean. Once on the beach, it ...

South Carolina's sea turtles have an army of volunteers on their side - Charleston Post Courier

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 13:00

Charleston Post Courier

South Carolina's sea turtles have an army of volunteers on their side
Charleston Post Courier
The sun isn't up yet and raking machines are sifting piles of seaweed out of the sand, but Lorna Sheets and Penny Verbos are still eager to get to the beach. The two women are members of the North Myrtle Beach Sea Turtle Patrol, an all-volunteer group ...

100th nest of sea turtles hatches at Seashore - KIIITV.com

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 03:32

KIIITV.com

100th nest of sea turtles hatches at Seashore
KIIITV.com
The 100th Kemps Ridley Sea Turtle nest of the year hatched Friday on the Padre Island National Seashore. There was no public release of the hatching because the babies hatched just after 3 a.m.. According to rangers from the National Seashore, they ...

SCCF releases updated sea turtle nesting report for the islands - Sanibel Captiva Islander

Fri, 06/01/2018 - 21:39

Sanibel Captiva Islander

SCCF releases updated sea turtle nesting report for the islands
Sanibel Captiva Islander
The Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation released an updated nesting report on June 1. Officials reported that one nest on Captiva, two nests on the East End and 13 nests on the West End were a loss due to Subtropical Storm Alberto. However, the ...