Working together to protect sea turtles and their habitats worldwide...

Sea Turtle News

  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /var/www/vhosts/seaturtlestatus.org/httpdocs/sites/all/modules/contrib/views/views.module on line 906.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_filter::options_validate() should be compatible with views_handler::options_validate($form, &$form_state) in /var/www/vhosts/seaturtlestatus.org/httpdocs/sites/all/modules/contrib/views/handlers/views_handler_filter.inc on line 607.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_filter::options_submit() should be compatible with views_handler::options_submit($form, &$form_state) in /var/www/vhosts/seaturtlestatus.org/httpdocs/sites/all/modules/contrib/views/handlers/views_handler_filter.inc on line 607.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_style_default::options() should be compatible with views_object::options() in /var/www/vhosts/seaturtlestatus.org/httpdocs/sites/all/modules/contrib/views/plugins/views_plugin_style_default.inc on line 24.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_row::options_validate() should be compatible with views_plugin::options_validate(&$form, &$form_state) in /var/www/vhosts/seaturtlestatus.org/httpdocs/sites/all/modules/contrib/views/plugins/views_plugin_row.inc on line 134.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_row::options_submit() should be compatible with views_plugin::options_submit(&$form, &$form_state) in /var/www/vhosts/seaturtlestatus.org/httpdocs/sites/all/modules/contrib/views/plugins/views_plugin_row.inc on line 134.

When Sea Turtles Come Marching Home - wbgo.org

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 09:27

wbgo.org

When Sea Turtles Come Marching Home
wbgo.org
Before the non-profit Sea Turtle Recovery hospital opened at the Turtle Back Zoo, there was no long-term care available for sick and injured sea turtles in New Jersey. Bill Deerr and Brandi Biehl are the dynamic duo that run the operation. “All sea ...

and more »

Four Healthy Sea Turtles Released at Point Pleasant Beach - TAPinto.net

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 03:11

TAPinto.net

Four Healthy Sea Turtles Released at Point Pleasant Beach
TAPinto.net
POINT PLEASANT BEACH, NJ — Four sea turtles, including a 250-pound loggerhead, have been returned to the ocean from the Point Pleasant beach. Sea Turtle Recovery (STR), the nonprofit hospital located inside the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo, ...
It's seriously not a big deal if Sea Turtles were extinct (Opinion)New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

all 10 news articles »

Raised on Skidaway, loggerhead sea turtle released on Wassaw - Savannah Morning News

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 23:58

Savannah Morning News

Raised on Skidaway, loggerhead sea turtle released on Wassaw
Savannah Morning News
At three 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. So on Thursday he made a trip to the ocean. Aquarium Curator Devin Dumont ...

It's seriously not a big deal if Sea Turtles were extinct (Opinion) - New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 21:20

New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

It's seriously not a big deal if Sea Turtles were extinct (Opinion)
New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio
Of course when I learned that four sea turtles were being rehabilitated in New Jersey and then released back into the ocean at Point Pleasant Beach, I had to take the opportunity to point out some things that are obvious, but never discussed. First of ...

and more »

Video: Baby sea turtles make their journey to the ocean on the Outer Banks - wtkr.com

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 15:01

wtkr.com

Video: Baby sea turtles make their journey to the ocean on the Outer Banks
wtkr.com
CURRITUCK Co., N.C. - Currituck may be known for their wild horses that roam free on the beaches of the Outer Banks, but there is another creature that has been seen creating life in this area: sea turtles. In North Carolina, there are five different ...

Four Healthy Sea Turtles Released at Point Pleasant Beach - TAPinto.net

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 10:40

TAPinto.net

Four Healthy Sea Turtles Released at Point Pleasant Beach
TAPinto.net
POINT PLEASANT BEACH, NJ — Four sea turtles, including a 250-pound loggerhead, have been returned to the ocean from the Point Pleasant beach. Sea Turtle Recovery (STR), the nonprofit hospital located inside the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo, ...

Four Healthy Sea Turtles Released at Point Pleasant Beach - TAPinto.net

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 10:24

TAPinto.net

Four Healthy Sea Turtles Released at Point Pleasant Beach
TAPinto.net
POINT PLEASANT BEACH, NJ — Four sea turtles, including a 250-pound loggerhead, have been returned to the ocean from the Point Pleasant beach. Sea Turtle Recovery (STR), the nonprofit hospital located inside the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo, ...

Four Healthy Sea Turtles Released at Point Pleasant Beach - TAPinto.net

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 10:24

TAPinto.net

Four Healthy Sea Turtles Released at Point Pleasant Beach
TAPinto.net
POINT PLEASANT BEACH, NJ — Four sea turtles, including a 250-pound loggerhead, have been returned to the ocean from the Point Pleasant beach. Sea Turtle Recovery (STR), the nonprofit hospital located inside the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo, ...

Sea Turtles released to the ocean at Point Pleasant Beach - Asbury Park Press

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 23:19

Asbury Park Press

Sea Turtles released to the ocean at Point Pleasant Beach
Asbury Park Press
A Loggerhead and three Kemp's Ridley sea turtles were released into the ocean off Pt Pleasant Beach after being rehabilitated by Sea Turtle Recovery. Thomas P. Costello and Russ Zimmer, Asbury Park Press.

Rehabilitated sea turtles returned to the ocean - News 12 New Jersey

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 21:35

News 12 New Jersey

Rehabilitated sea turtles returned to the ocean
News 12 New Jersey
Several sea turtles from Turtle Back Zoo's sea turtle rehabilitation program returned to the ocean Wednesday after recovering from their injuries. “Glacier Jr.” and “Shelby” were joined by 250-pound “Tammie.” Hundreds of people came out to watch the ...
Four Rehabilitated Sea Turtles Released Back Into The Ocean ...Jersey Shore Online
Four Healthy Sea Turtles Released at Point Pleasant Beach TodayTAPinto.net
English woman dedicated more than 30 years of her life to save Turkey's turtlesDaily Sabah

all 11 news articles »

Illegal sea turtle harvesting within the Pointe Sable Environmental Protection Area in Vieux Fort - St. Lucia News Online (press release)

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 20:16

St. Lucia News Online (press release)

Illegal sea turtle harvesting within the Pointe Sable Environmental Protection Area in Vieux Fort
St. Lucia News Online (press release)
(PRESS RELEASE VIA SNO) – The Saint Lucia National Trust (SLNT) is working with the Department of Fisheries in response to two incidents of illegal sea turtle harvesting within the Pointe Sable Environmental Protection Area (PSEPA) in Vieux Fort.

Tammie, a 235-pound loggerhead sea turtle, swims again - Asbury Park Press

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 19:34

Asbury Park Press

Tammie, a 235-pound loggerhead sea turtle, swims again
Asbury Park Press
A Loggerhead and three Kemp's Ridley sea turtles were released into the ocean off Pt Pleasant Beach after being rehabilitated by Sea Turtle Recovery. Thomas P. Costello and Russ Zimmer, Asbury Park Press. Turtle Release Buy Photo. Tammie, an adult ...
Rehabilitated sea turtles returned to the oceanNews 12 New Jersey
Four Rehabilitated Sea Turtles Released Back Into The OceanJersey Shore Online
Four Healthy Sea Turtles Released at Point Pleasant Beach TodayTAPinto.net

all 11 news articles »

Sea Turtle release at Point Pleasant Beach - Asbury Park Press

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 17:37

Asbury Park Press

Sea Turtle release at Point Pleasant Beach
Asbury Park Press
People line the beach to take snapshots of Tammie, an adult Loggerhead turtle, being released back to the ocean by Sea Turtle Recovery in Point Pleasant Beach Wednesday, September 5, 2018. The turtle was rescued by a US Coast Guard and ...

Sea turtles released into the wild at Point Pleasant Beach - Asbury Park Press

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 13:08

Asbury Park Press

Sea turtles released into the wild at Point Pleasant Beach
Asbury Park Press
Sea turtles released into the wild at Point Pleasant Beach. play. CLOSE. Four sea turtles were released back into the wild today at Point Pleasant Beach, after being rescued and rehabilitated. THOMAS P. COSTELLO. by Taboola by Taboola. AD CONTENT.

Saving Turkey's sea turtles – in pictures - The Guardian

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 07:26

The Guardian

Saving Turkey's sea turtles – in pictures
The Guardian
Turkey's Iztuzu beach is witnessing a major construction boom. It has also been the egg-laying ground for sea turtles which have been coming ashore for centuries. Due to campaigners' conservation work and the establishment of a rescue centre, the ...

Four Healthy Sea Turtles to be Released at Point Pleasant Beach Today - TAPinto.net

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 04:42

TAPinto.net

Four Healthy Sea Turtles to be Released at Point Pleasant Beach Today
TAPinto.net
POINT PLEASANT BEACH, NJ — Four sea turtles, including a 250-pound loggerhead, will be returned to the ocean from the Point Pleasant beach at 7 a.m. today, September 5. Sea Turtle Recovery (STR), the nonprofit hospital located inside the Essex ...

Over One Million Sea Turtles Arrived at Ostional, Guanacaste This Weekend - The Costa Rica Star

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 04:27

The Costa Rica Star

Over One Million Sea Turtles Arrived at Ostional, Guanacaste This Weekend
The Costa Rica Star
The first massive “arribada” (arrival) of olive ridley sea turtles (Lepidochelys olivacea) of the season started this past weekend and will extend through September 4th.According to the Ostional Development Association the number of sea turtles that ...

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

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 01:58

TAPinto.net

Sea Turtle Recovery to Release Four Healthy Sea Turtles at Point Pleasant Beach
TAPinto.net
Sea Turtle Recovery, STR, is excited to announce that four sea turtles are ready to return 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, since ...

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

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 00:08

TAPinto.net

Sea Turtle Recovery to Release Four Healthy Sea Turtles at Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
TAPinto.net
POINT PLEASANT BEACH, NJ - Sea Turtle Recovery, STR, is excited to announce that four sea turtles are ready to return 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 ...