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Sea Turtle Was So Sick When He Washed Up On Shore - The Dodo

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 18:15

The Dodo

Sea Turtle Was So Sick When He Washed Up On Shore
The Dodo
When a loggerhead sea turtle washed up on the shores of Hutchinson Island, Florida, he was lucky someone was there to spot him. Now known as Blitzen — because he was found on Christmas Eve — the sea turtle was in terrible shape. He might have died ...
WATCH: Sea turtle rehabbed in N.J. released into the ocean | NJ.comNJ.com
Florida Conservationists Issued a Set of Instructions to Help Nesting ...Capitalberg

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Volusia turtle hospital releases 1st sea turtle of the year - Daytona Beach News-Journal

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 22:13

Volusia turtle hospital releases 1st sea turtle of the year
Daytona Beach News-Journal
A five-pound sea turtle named Adele began rolling in the deep of the ocean – or rather wading back into it – during her Thursday afternoon release in Ponce Inlet. Before a crowd gathered under a gray sky at the Beach Street ramp in Ponce Inlet ...

Wall Street Sea Turtles: Assets or Liabilities? - IPP-REVIEW (blog)

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 19:16

IPP-REVIEW (blog)

Wall Street Sea Turtles: Assets or Liabilities?
IPP-REVIEW (blog)
The term “Sea Turtle” refers to Chinese who return from overseas residence to work in China. The boom in Chinese private investment and venture capital has captivated the imagination of many Chinese American financial professionals and enticed them to ...

New marine center teaches about coastal ecosystem, sea turtles too! - Sun Sentinel

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 18:59

Sun Sentinel

New marine center teaches about coastal ecosystem, sea turtles too!
Sun Sentinel
The center will be the only place in the county with a live sea turtle exhibit, County Parks Director Dan West said. The Gumbo Limbo Nature Center in Boca Raton and Loggerhead Marine Life Center in Juno Beach have sea turtles. The two also treat and ...
Sea turtle experts hoping for record nesting numbers this yearPalm Beach Post
Sea turtle nesting season beginsWPTV.com
Man attempting to sell sea turtle collection for $3500 is in hot waterGrindTV
Wink News -TCPalm
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Man cited for illegally selling sea turtle and turtle shells - ABC Action News

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 15:20

ABC Action News

Man cited for illegally selling sea turtle and turtle shells
ABC Action News
As the officer was putting the shells in a truck, a Manatee County Sheriff's Office Deputy said Meekins was trying to hide the taxidermy Green Sea Turtle in the bushes. That too was confiscated by the FWC official. Meekins was cited with a first degree ...

Marine Science Center in Ponce Inlet to release rehabilitated green sea turtle today - Headline Surfer

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 14:58

Headline Surfer

Marine Science Center in Ponce Inlet to release rehabilitated green sea turtle today
Headline Surfer
After two months of rehabilitation at the Marine Science Center turtle hospital, a juvenile green sea turtle named "Adele," is expected to be released back into the Atlantic Ocean today. Staff plans to release Adele at 2 p.m. at the Beach Street ramp ...

Sea turtles treated at CROW clinic - Wink News

Wed, 03/01/2017 - 23:29

Wink News

Sea turtles treated at CROW clinic
Wink News
SANIBEL, Fla. Three ailing sea turtles were treated at the Clinic for the Rehabilitation for Wildlife. One turtle had to have fishing hooks surgically removed after mistaking them for food. Another turtle has buoyancy issues due to red tide. The third ...

Bradenton man knew it was illegal to sell sea turtle parts. He was ... - Bradenton Herald

Wed, 03/01/2017 - 18:28

Bradenton Herald

Bradenton man knew it was illegal to sell sea turtle parts. He was ...
Bradenton Herald
A 59-year-old Bradenton man faces a first-degree misdemeanor charge after he tried to sell three sea turtle parts at the Cortez Commercial Fishing Festival on ...
Sea turtle experts hoping for record nesting numbers this yearPalm Beach Post
Sea turtles treated at CROW clinicWink News
Sea turtle nesting season beginsWPTV.com
TCPalm -MyPalmBeachPost (blog)
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Sea turtle nesting season begins today - Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm Beach, FL-news & weather - wflx

Wed, 03/01/2017 - 11:32

Sea turtle nesting season begins today - Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm Beach, FL-news & weather
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Florida's east coast from Tequesta to North Palm Beach is home to some of the country's most densely-populated sea turtle nesting beaches and one organization is taking conservation efforts to the next level. This year, Loggerhead Marinelife Center and ...

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Sea turtle experts hoping for record nesting numbers this year - Palm Beach Post

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 22:20

Palm Beach Post

Sea turtle experts hoping for record nesting numbers this year
Palm Beach Post
Although it can be difficult to predict nesting numbers for loggerhead and leatherback sea turtles, LMC officials still expect a successful year for loggerheads and a normal year for leatherbacks, according to Dr. Justin Perrault, LMC's associate ...
Bradenton man knew it was illegal to sell sea turtle parts. He was ...Bradenton Herald
Sea turtle nesting season beginsWPTV.com
Experts hope for another banner year for sea turtle nestingMyPalmBeachPost (blog)
WGCU News -InJupiter Magazine (press release) (registration)
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Injured turtle for rehabilitation | SunStar - Sun.Star

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 17:42

Sun.Star

Injured turtle for rehabilitation | SunStar
Sun.Star
THE release of one of the two sea turtles housed at the turtle sanctuary of the Cleanergy Park in Punta Dumalag, Matina Aplaya, did not push through as the creature was bleeding due to fresh wounds on its flipper. The Hawksbill sea turtle, which weighs ...

Experts hope for another banner year for sea turtle nesting - MyPalmBeachPost (blog)

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 16:25

MyPalmBeachPost (blog)

Experts hope for another banner year for sea turtle nesting
MyPalmBeachPost (blog)
Harming or harassing sea turtles, their nests or hatchlings is illegal. Sea turtles are protected by the U.S. Endangered Species Act of 1972 and Florida Statute Chapter 370. A man was recently arrested in Tequesta for stealing sea turtle eggs.

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Next Experts hope for another banner year for sea turtle nesting - Palm Beach Post (blog)

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 16:07

Palm Beach Post (blog)

Next Experts hope for another banner year for sea turtle nesting
Palm Beach Post (blog)
The nesting season runs to Oct. 31 (Photo/Greg Lovett) Wednesday is the start of the sea turtle nesting season in Palm Beach County -- and the experts hope ...
After record-setting year, fewer sea turtle nests expected statewide ...TCPalm
Tourists, residents and sea turtles flock to Palm Beach County ...InJupiter Magazine (press release) (registration)

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Atlantic City Protects Sea Turtles From Plastic Balloons | PETA - PETA (blog) (press release)

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 15:14

PETA (blog) (press release)

Atlantic City Protects Sea Turtles From Plastic Balloons | PETA
PETA (blog) (press release)
Atlantic City, New Jersey, isn't gambling with the safety of sea turtles and other marine animals.

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Researchers Using Unlucky Sea Turtles for Further Study - CapeCod.com News

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 12:39

CapeCod.com News

Researchers Using Unlucky Sea Turtles for Further Study
CapeCod.com News
WOODS HOLE – The 2016 sea turtle stranding season came to a close earlier this winter and now researchers are using the turtles that didn't survive to further study the different species. Wellfleet Bay Wildlife sanctuary researchers have spent the ...

Research team contributes to turtle conservation - The UML Connector

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 05:05

The UML Connector

Research team contributes to turtle conservation
The UML Connector
The Kemp's ridley sea turtle is the rarest species of sea turtle in the world. They have been categorized as “endangered” since 1970 under the Endangered Species Act. In recent years their population has plummeted due to hunting and pollution, and they ...

Loggerhead sea turtles released back into Adriatic Sea - Press TV

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 03:13

Press TV

Loggerhead sea turtles released back into Adriatic Sea
Press TV
Seven loggerhead sea turtles were released back into the Adriatic Sea by coastguards and members of a study center off the seashore of Italian city of Pescara. The center intervenes to rescue injured sea turtles in the area, nursing them back to health ...

Healthy bay? Count the turtles - Inquirer.net

Mon, 02/27/2017 - 16:10

Inquirer.net

Healthy bay? Count the turtles
Inquirer.net
SARIAYA, QUEZON — Every January, just before sunrise, hundreds of “pawikan” (sea turtle) hatchlings race on the shores of Sariaya town in Quezon province toward the Tayabas Bay. The annual spectacle “is a manifestation of our commitment to the ...

Lights Out for turtle nesting season begins Wednesday in Palm Beach - Palm Beach Daily News

Mon, 02/27/2017 - 15:23

Palm Beach Daily News

Lights Out for turtle nesting season begins Wednesday in Palm Beach
Palm Beach Daily News
Starting Wednesday, oceanfront property owners are being asked by the Town Council to shield or redirect lights shining on the beach to help protect hatching sea turtles. Oceanfront properties must turn off, shield or redirect lights that illuminate ...