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Sea turtle has been eating coins thrown into her pond by tourists, and is headed for surgery - Mashable

Mon, 02/27/2017 - 10:17

Mashable

Sea turtle has been eating coins thrown into her pond by tourists, and is headed for surgery
Mashable
Years of eating coins dropped at the bottom of a pond has rendered a sea turtle in pain, and headed to the surgery ward. The 25-year-old Thai sea turtle was discovered living in a pond in Si Racha, a town on the east coast of Thailand, according to the ...

Endangered Olive Ridley sea turtles back in Odisha - Zee News

Sun, 02/26/2017 - 09:04

Zee News

Endangered Olive Ridley sea turtles back in Odisha
Zee News
Kendrapara: Endangered Olive Ridley sea turtles, which were tagged for the purpose of studying their migration pattern, have reappeared for mass nesting in Odisha. Forest Range Officer, Gahirmatha Forest Range, Subrat Patra, who was on duty at the ...
Watch the heartwarming sight of Olive Ridley turtles taking their first baby steps to the seaScroll.in
Around 3,35099 turtles have already laid eggs on theDaily News & Analysis
Tagged Olive Ridley turtles return to Odisha for nestingThe Statesman
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Kilowatts and Sea Turtles: NASA's Thermal Energy Storage Project - SpaceFlight Insider

Sat, 02/25/2017 - 13:09

SpaceFlight Insider

Kilowatts and Sea Turtles: NASA's Thermal Energy Storage Project
SpaceFlight Insider
Kennedy Space Center's Ismael Otero explains how the 2.8-million-gallon (10.6-million-liter) thermal energy storage tank in the background lowers energy costs within the complex by storing water that is chilled during off-peak nighttime hours to be ...

St. Augustine marina workers find distressed loggerhead sea turtle ... - ActionNewsJax.com

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 22:51

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St. Augustine marina workers find distressed loggerhead sea turtle ...
ActionNewsJax.com
More than a dozen people worked to help a a distressed loggerhead sea turtle found floating near the St. Augustine pier on Wednesday.

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Why Crowds Flock to Rehabilitated Sea Turtle Releases - Boca Raton

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 22:26

Boca Raton

Why Crowds Flock to Rehabilitated Sea Turtle Releases
Boca Raton
With a crowd of more than 400 people cheering around them, Mayor Mort and Reilly scuttled across the warm powder-like sand of Juno Beach. As they drew closer to the ocean, the briny foam of the ocean teased their beaks. With an abrupt toss of the ...

Saving Sea Turtles in Labuan - Clean Malaysia - Clean Malaysia

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 07:13

Clean Malaysia

Saving Sea Turtles in Labuan - Clean Malaysia
Clean Malaysia
Hi there! A newly hatched hawksbill turtle takes an interest in a camera. Photo Credit: Pinterest. Sea turtles have been increasingly under threats from poachers ...

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Tree Frogs + Sea Turtles = Amazing Study Program | February 24 ... - Wave of Long Island (subscription)

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 00:02

Tree Frogs + Sea Turtles = Amazing Study Program | February 24 ...
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Hello Sea Turtles! A Greener Day Premieres on TV34 - Montclair - The Jersey Tomato Press

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 22:42

The Jersey Tomato Press

Hello Sea Turtles! A Greener Day Premieres on TV34 - Montclair
The Jersey Tomato Press
Montclair TV34 and the Montclair Environmental Commission (MEC) are pleased to present a brand new show -- A Greener Day -- which premiers Sunday, ...

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Hello Sea Turtles! A Greener Day Premiers on TV34 - The Jersey Tomato Press

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 22:08

The Jersey Tomato Press

Hello Sea Turtles! A Greener Day Premiers on TV34
The Jersey Tomato Press
Montclair TV34 and the Montclair Environmental Commission (MEC) are pleased to present a brand new show -- A Greener Day -- which premiers Sunday, February 26 at 3:00 p.m. on Comcast and Verizon FiOS, channel 34 for both providers. The first ...

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Click2Daily: NOAA Galveston facility tests device to save sea turtles from fishing nets - KPRC Houston

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 20:21

KPRC Houston

Click2Daily: NOAA Galveston facility tests device to save sea turtles from fishing nets
KPRC Houston
HOUSTON - The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and National Marine Fisheries Service's Sea Turtle Research Facility in Galveston has been operational since 1978. Imagine being a tiny little sea turtle ready to grow into a big one, ...

RI native's documentary focuses on Cape Cod's stranded turtles - The Providence Journal

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 14:24

The Providence Journal

RI native's documentary focuses on Cape Cod's stranded turtles
The Providence Journal
It won't be Cecil B. DeMille behind the camera but Michele Gomes and Jennifer Ting, two Seattle-based filmmakers who together are Interchange Media, and were on Cape Cod two years ago when 1,200 cold stunned sea turtles washed ashore in late ...

Learn more about sea turtles and songwriting on Tuesday - Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 06:11

Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Learn more about sea turtles and songwriting on Tuesday
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
LECTURE: Meg Streich, biological technician with Padre Island National Seashore Division of Sea Turtle Science and Recovery, will present a lecture entitled “Conservation and Research Efforts for Threatened and Endangered Sea Turtle Species Found in ...

Dry Tortugas National Park Features Sand, Sea, Turtles - Voice of America

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 22:05

Voice of America

Dry Tortugas National Park Features Sand, Sea, Turtles
Voice of America
As noted in the comments, it is illegal to harass sea turtles. The video included in this report is from an approved research project. All marine turtle images taken in Florida waters were obtained with the approval of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife ...

Endangered Olive Ridley Turtles Lay Record 3.55 Lakh Eggs In Odisha - NDTV

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 13:38

NDTV

Endangered Olive Ridley Turtles Lay Record 3.55 Lakh Eggs In Odisha
NDTV
"Over 3,55,000 eggs have been laid by Olive Ridley sea turtles within a week of mass nesting in the Rushikulya river mouth of Ganjam coast, making an all-time record. The turtles had laid 3,09,000 eggs last year," said Ashish Kumar Behera, the ...
Olive Ridley turtles lay record 3.55 lakh eggs in OdishaOdisha Television Ltd.

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Sea Turtles Face Growing Threat - KIII TV3

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 13:26

KIII TV3

Sea Turtles Face Growing Threat
KIII TV3
(KIII) CORPUS CHRISTI - Green Sea Turtles are facing a threat called Fibropapillomatosis (FP). The virus causes tumors to appear in and around the body of turtles. The Texas Sea Life Center is currently treating 49 turtles that are carrying the FP virus.

Endangered Olive Ridley turtles lay record 3.55 lakh eggs in Odisha - Hindustan Times

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 13:16

Hindustan Times

Endangered Olive Ridley turtles lay record 3.55 lakh eggs in Odisha
Hindustan Times
“Over 3,55,000 eggs have been laid by Olive Ridley sea turtles within a week of mass nesting in Rushikulya river mouth of Ganjam coast, which is an all-time record. The turtles had laid 3,09,000 eggs last year,” Ashish Kumar Behera, the divisional ...
Olive Ridley turtles lay record 3.55 lakh eggs in OdishaOdisha Television Ltd.

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Volunteers protect turtles for the future - Coffs Coast Advocate

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 02:09

Coffs Coast Advocate

Volunteers protect turtles for the future
Coffs Coast Advocate
Ms Hasson said a previous Marine Discovery Series talk by Kara Gillies on sea turtles on the Coffs Coast demonstrated they travelled across the Indo-Pacific region, meaning efforts on Bangkaru to boost hatching population numbers and survival rates ...

How to Drink Beer and Save Sea Turtles in the BVI - Caribbean Journal

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 01:00

Caribbean Journal

How to Drink Beer and Save Sea Turtles in the BVI
Caribbean Journal
It's called Turtle IPA, and the new beer sends $1 from every sale to go towards the British Virgin Islands Sea Turtle Program, which helps to conserve, monitor and raise awareness of Caribbean sea turtles. The craft brewery, which opened last year, is ...

Sea Turtle Recovery Center Opens at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo ... - The Village Green

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 02:26

The Village Green

Sea Turtle Recovery Center Opens at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo ...
The Village Green
Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced the opening of the Prudential Sea Turtle Recovery Center at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo on ...

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Sea Turtle Recovery Center Officially Opens at Turtle Back Zoo - TAPinto.net

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 04:10

TAPinto.net

Sea Turtle Recovery Center Officially Opens at Turtle Back Zoo
TAPinto.net
WEST ORANGE, NJ – On Friday, Feb. 10, Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. opened the Prudential Sea Turtle Recovery Center at Essex County's Turtle Back Zoo. Essex County is partnering with the non-profit Sea Turtle Recovery to operate ...