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Rehabilitated Sea Turtles Released, Nesting Turtles Discovered - RGVProud

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 03:18

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Rehabilitated Sea Turtles Released, Nesting Turtles Discovered
RGVProud
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas - Aquatic life researchers called it a glorious day. They released nine rehabilitated Atlantic Green Turtles into the sea. They also found the first nest of the season. It's the earliest Kemp Ridley Turtle nest ever found in ...

After $14M Revamp, Loggerhead Marinelife Center Plans To Offer New Classroom Space, Expanded Research Lab ... - Jupiter Magazine

Fri, 03/31/2017 - 21:38

Jupiter Magazine

After $14M Revamp, Loggerhead Marinelife Center Plans To Offer New Classroom Space, Expanded Research Lab ...
Jupiter Magazine
Loggerhead's Waves of Progress capital campaign will help fund the expansion, adding on more than 27,000 square feet of space, which includes new classroom and presentation space, a larger research lab and sea turtle hospital, and even a new Ocean ...

Green sea turtle released in Albay sea - Inquirer.net

Fri, 03/31/2017 - 01:47

Inquirer.net

Green sea turtle released in Albay sea
Inquirer.net
A green sea turtle is released back to the sea by officials from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and Naval Forces Southern Luzon personnel in Barangay Rawis, Legazpi City on Mar. 30, 2017. (PHOTO COURTESY OF NAVAL ...

Is it a boy or girl baby sea turtle? FAU team finds new way to tell ... - Palm Beach Post (blog)

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 16:55

Palm Beach Post (blog)

Is it a boy or girl baby sea turtle? FAU team finds new way to tell ...
Palm Beach Post (blog)
Is it a boy or is it a girl? For baby sea turtles it's not that cut and dried. Believe it or not, baby sea turtles don't have an X or Y chromosome. Instead, the warmer ...

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Is it a boy or is it a girl? New method to ID baby sea turtles' sex - EurekAlert (press release)

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 13:01

EurekAlert (press release)

Is it a boy or is it a girl? New method to ID baby sea turtles' sex
EurekAlert (press release)
For baby sea turtles it's not that cut and dry. Because they don't have an X or Y chromosome, baby sea turtles' sex is defined during development by the incubation environment. The nest's thermal environment determines whether an embryo will develop as ...

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Watch a leatherback sea turtle return to the ocean after nesting on a Costa Rica beach - Mongabay.com

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 18:20

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Watch a leatherback sea turtle return to the ocean after nesting on a Costa Rica beach
Mongabay.com
“Since light disrupts nesting sea turtles, photographs may not be taken of nesting sea turtles at night, but sea turtles that are up under the bright morning light are free game to take photos of respectfully and without the use of flash,” Black said ...
[VIDEO] Drone Catches Amazing Sight Of Endangered Leatherback Turtle Returning To The Sea After Nestingmalaysiandigest.com

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Weak green sea turtle sent to Ronda sanctuary to recover - Sun.Star

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 15:22

Sun.Star

Weak green sea turtle sent to Ronda sanctuary to recover
Sun.Star
An operative of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources-Environmental Management Bureau checks on the gender of the green sea turle before it was sent to a sanctuary in Ronda town, Cebu, to recover along with the other rescued sea turtles.

Weak green sea turtle sent to Ronda sanctuary to recover | SunStar - Sun.Star

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 15:22

Sun.Star

Weak green sea turtle sent to Ronda sanctuary to recover | SunStar
Sun.Star
An operative of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources-Environmental Management Bureau checks on the gender of the green sea turle before it was sent to a sanctuary in Ronda town, Cebu, to recover along with the other rescued sea turtles.

Sea Turtle Spotting - Cruising World

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 14:19

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Sea Turtle Spotting
Cruising World
Once the turtle's face saw sunshine, it gulped down the fresh air in noisy rasps. Then, with a final deep breath, the turtle splashed and dived out of sight. We'd seen numerous sea turtles in our cruising adventures, but saving this one seemed paramount.

Local fishermen rescue endangered sea turtle - WJHG-TV

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 08:58

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Local fishermen rescue endangered sea turtle
WJHG-TV
"Clearly it was human interaction of some sort," said Gulf World by Marine Discovery Marketing Director Sam Tuno. "Maybe a fisherman dropped their line in the ocean and the turtle came upon it later on," she said. Tuno said these type of injuries to ...

This Rescue of Sea Turtle Tangled in a Party Balloon Shows Where Our Trash Really Ends Up (VIDEO) - One Green Planet

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 17:54

One Green Planet

This Rescue of Sea Turtle Tangled in a Party Balloon Shows Where Our Trash Really Ends Up (VIDEO)
One Green Planet
Angel Hernandez and Bryce Trevett were recently out on the water when they spotted a sea turtle caught in a discarded balloon. Seeing the animal tangled in the balloon's flailing strings, they knew they needed to step in to help. One of the rescuers ...

World Collector Coins - Sea Turtle, Sand Dollar Coins from Palau - CoinWeek

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 16:34

CoinWeek

World Collector Coins - Sea Turtle, Sand Dollar Coins from Palau
CoinWeek
The obverse shows the official coat of arms of the Republic of Palau below an outrigger canoe with canoeist. Also, the coin's name and nominal value, ...

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World Collector Coins – Sea Turtle, Sand Dollar Coins from Palau - CoinWeek

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 16:34

CoinWeek

World Collector Coins – Sea Turtle, Sand Dollar Coins from Palau
CoinWeek
The convex carapace of the sea turtle makes it ideal for such a three-dimensional numismatic rendition. It is native to the tropics and subtropics, and its six species are subordinate to the family of the Chelonioidea. All species possess paddle-like ...

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Endangered Sea Turtle rescued in Mexico Beach - Story | WMBB - My Panhandle

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 04:25

My Panhandle

Endangered Sea Turtle rescued in Mexico Beach - Story | WMBB
My Panhandle
Mexico Beach Police Chief Anthony Kelly has seen a lot in his 33 years on the job, but Monday morning, the call of duty was unique.

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Drone captures rare sight of endangered leatherback turtle returning to sea after nesting - Telegraph.co.uk

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 17:06

Telegraph.co.uk

Drone captures rare sight of endangered leatherback turtle returning to sea after nesting
Telegraph.co.uk
She said: "Once in a rare while our team out conducting a morning survey happens upon a sea turtle that is up late enough she may still be on the beach as the sun rises. "Since light disrupts nesting sea turtles, photographs may not be taken of nesting ...

Reel Threat: How Recreational Fishing Endangers Freshwater Turtles - Live Science

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 16:59

Live Science

Reel Threat: How Recreational Fishing Endangers Freshwater Turtles
Live Science
Threats to sea turtles from commercial fishing — such as swallowing hooks — are well-documented, but far less is known about how recreational fishing and the threat of swallowed fishhooks impacts freshwater turtles. Recently, researchers evaluated ...

Cass County students collect plastic bags after learning about sea ... - West Fargo Pioneer

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 20:30

West Fargo Pioneer

Cass County students collect plastic bags after learning about sea ...
West Fargo Pioneer
HUNTER, N.D. - Four area fourth-graders want their classmates, teachers and neighbors to save wildlife and the environment by saying bye-bye to plastic ...

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Drone Video: Giant, Critically Endangered Leatherback Sea Turtle Swims Through Sand Back to Sea - EnviroNews (registration) (blog)

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 14:52

EnviroNews (registration) (blog)

Drone Video: Giant, Critically Endangered Leatherback Sea Turtle Swims Through Sand Back to Sea
EnviroNews (registration) (blog)
(EnviroNews World News) — A simply delightful drone video was posted by sea life conservation group the Leatherback Trust on March 21, 2017, showing a rather large East Pacific leatherback turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) swimming with swan-like grace, ...