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SEA TURTLES TO BE TEMPORARILY MOVED TO PROTECT ... - Today in Bermuda

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 11:40

Today in Bermuda

SEA TURTLES TO BE TEMPORARILY MOVED TO PROTECT ...
Today in Bermuda
In anticipation of intense boating activity in the Great Sound in late May and June, America's Cup Bermuda (ACBDA), in consultation with the Min...

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Sea Turtle Week marks beginning of protection season in Tulum's sanctuary - The Yucatan Times

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 00:00

The Yucatan Times

Sea Turtle Week marks beginning of protection season in Tulum's sanctuary
The Yucatan Times
During her speech, the undersecretary of Environmental Policy of the Ministry of the Environment, Graciela Saldaña Fraire, remarked the importance of the efforts being made in the northern municipalities for the conservation of sea turtles, a species ...

ACBDA: Turtles Being 'Temporarily Relocated' : Bernews.com - Bernews

Sun, 05/07/2017 - 23:17

ACBDA: Turtles Being 'Temporarily Relocated' : Bernews.com
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In "anticipation of intense boating activity in the Great Sound," the America's Cup Bermuda is "coordinating a temporary sea turtle relocation project," in which ...

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Mice and turtles are part of revamped Perdido Key habitat plan - Pensacola News Journal

Sat, 05/06/2017 - 23:05

Pensacola News Journal

Mice and turtles are part of revamped Perdido Key habitat plan
Pensacola News Journal
... from the sandy beach each night as part of a habitat protection plan adopted two years ago to expedite development on the barrier island, which is home to the endangered Perdido Key beach mouse and is a popular nesting area for protected sea turtles.

Atlantic Beach incorporates first city sea turtle lighting bill - St. Augustine Record

Sat, 05/06/2017 - 16:58

St. Augustine Record

Atlantic Beach incorporates first city sea turtle lighting bill
St. Augustine Record
The bill was written with the input of the Beaches Sea Turtle Patrol and Florida Wildlife Commission while a group of Atlantic Beach residents wanted to organize a separate sea turtle watch group. Disagreements over the details and duties of the ...

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Atlantic Beach incorporates first city sea turtle lighting bill ... - Florida Times-Union

Sat, 05/06/2017 - 04:48

Florida Times-Union

Atlantic Beach incorporates first city sea turtle lighting bill ...
Florida Times-Union
The Atlantic Beach sea turtle lighting bill became part of the city's ordinance code last Monday.

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Atlantic Beach incorporates first city sea turtle lighting bill - Florida Times-Union

Sat, 05/06/2017 - 04:48

Florida Times-Union

Atlantic Beach incorporates first city sea turtle lighting bill
Florida Times-Union
The bill was written with the input of the Beaches Sea Turtle Patrol and Florida Wildlife Commission while a group of Atlantic Beach residents wanted to organize a separate sea turtle watch group. Disagreements over the details and duties of the ...

Day Trips & Beyond: May Events Roundup - Austin Chronicle

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 14:49

Austin Chronicle

Day Trips & Beyond: May Events Roundup
Austin Chronicle
The hatchling releases are a rare opportunity to see a baby sea turtle up close. This has been a good year for eggs found on the Texas coast, giving the public multiple chances to see the hatchlings released into the wild. (Photo by Gerald E. McLeod).

Balinese rituals fuel spike in trafficking of endangered sea turtles - Mongabay.com

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 03:05

Mongabay.com

Balinese rituals fuel spike in trafficking of endangered sea turtles
Mongabay.com
Turtle meat plays a central role in religious ceremonies on the Hindu-majority island, but demand for the creatures is outpacing authorities' ability to control the ...
Coming out of their shell: Marco's 'Turtle Lady' works to protect ...Marco Eagle
Sea turtle nesting season is here | Navarre PressNavarre Press

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First sea turtle nest of 2017 found this week on Cumberland Island - The Albany Herald

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 19:43

The Albany Herald

First sea turtle nest of 2017 found this week on Cumberland Island
The Albany Herald
While loggerhead nests posted new records in 2015 and 2016, Sea Turtle Program Coordinator Mark Dodd with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources says he's expecting to see fewer nests this season, though he said he believes the number will still ...

Sign Petition to Shut Down Tourist Attraction That Breeds Sea Turtles for Meat and Shells! - One Green Planet

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 15:41

One Green Planet

Sign Petition to Shut Down Tourist Attraction That Breeds Sea Turtles for Meat and Shells!
One Green Planet
Sea turtles are among this planet's most ancient species and have outlasted myriad other species, including dinosaurs, with which they co-existed 110 million years ago. But despite all that, their days now appear numbered, as human activities such as ...
High Tides Wash Out Endangered Turtle Nests along SPI - KRGV.comKRGV
Best show on the beach begins with the opening of turtle-nesting season; care urgedState Port Pilot

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Sign Petition to Shut Down Tourist Attraction That Breeds Sea ... - One Green Planet

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 15:41

One Green Planet

Sign Petition to Shut Down Tourist Attraction That Breeds Sea ...
One Green Planet
Sea turtles are among this planet's most ancient species and have outlasted a myriad other species, including dinosaurs, with which they co-existed 110 million ...
Best show on the beach begins with the opening of turtle-nesting season; care urgedState Port Pilot

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Sea turtle nesting season at hand - The News (subscription)

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 15:36

The News (subscription)

Sea turtle nesting season at hand
The News (subscription)
“On St. Simons, we're looking forward to a busy season,” said Catherine Ridley, vice president of development and communications with One Hundred Miles, which helps lead the St. Simons Island Sea Turtle Project. “Last year, we blew our nesting record ...
Sign Petition to Shut Down Tourist Attraction That Breeds Sea Turtles for Meat and Shells!One Green Planet

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Best show on the beach begins with the opening of turtle-nesting season; care urged - State Port Pilot

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 14:54

Best show on the beach begins with the opening of turtle-nesting season; care urged
State Port Pilot
Lights from inland sources can also confuse turtles, especially newly hatched babies that depend on the slight glow of the ocean to help them on their long journey to the Gulf Stream and Sargasso Sea. Holbrooks advises beach-goers to leave their ...

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UAE sea turtles at risk of disappearing | GulfNews.com - gulfnews.com

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 14:22

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UAE sea turtles at risk of disappearing | GulfNews.com
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Abu Dhabi/Dubai: A new study on the critically endangered hawksbill sea turtles in the UAE shows the species is at risk of disappearing from our shores if more ...

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High Tides Wash Out Endangered Turtle Nests along SPI - KRGV.com - KRGV

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 04:08

KRGV

High Tides Wash Out Endangered Turtle Nests along SPI - KRGV.com
KRGV
The high tide can be linked to the strong winds that came with the recent cold front.

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How the World's Largest Cruise Line Can Stand Up for Sea Turtles - Care2.com

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 00:33

Care2.com

How the World's Largest Cruise Line Can Stand Up for Sea Turtles
Care2.com
As the world's largest cruise line, Carnival Cruise Lines has the power to help stop the suffering of endangered green sea turtles. A tourist facility in the Cayman Islands, The Cayman Turtle Centre: Island Wildlife Encounter, has been on the radar for ...
Carnival Cruise Lines Turns a Blind Eye to Cruel Sea Turtle AttractionYahoo Finance
World Animal Protection calls on Carnival Cruise Lines to stop ...Travel Daily News International

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Slowly, sea turtles are coming to nest on north county beaches ... - MyPalmBeachPost (blog)

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 21:45

MyPalmBeachPost (blog)

Slowly, sea turtles are coming to nest on north county beaches ...
MyPalmBeachPost (blog)
Scoreboard on May 2 (Photo/Bill DiPaolo) It's early in the sea turtle nesting season -- that's why these numbers are so low on the scoreboard for nests in north ...

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Slowly, sea turtles are coming to nest on north county beaches - Palm Beach Post (blog)

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 21:44

Palm Beach Post (blog)

Slowly, sea turtles are coming to nest on north county beaches
Palm Beach Post (blog)
It's early in the sea turtle nesting season — that's why these numbers are so low on the scoreboard for nests in north Palm Beach County. The season runs from March 1 – Oct. 31. Loggerhead sea turtles have set a record for nests in northern Palm Beach ...

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