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Good News: Loggerhead Sea Turtle released back into the wild on ... - WTOC

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 20:06

Good News: Loggerhead Sea Turtle released back into the wild on ...
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For the past few years, one sea turtle has made the Univeristy of Georgia Aquarium on Skidaway Island it's home.

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Sea turtle that survived shark attack could swim again with 3D printed prosthetic flipper - 3ders.org (blog)

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 12:23

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Sea turtle that survived shark attack could swim again with 3D printed prosthetic flipper
3ders.org (blog)
Sally, a Loggerhead turtle that was found off Ireland's Atlantic coast with a missing flipper caused by a shark bite, could soon be swimming again thanks to the dedication of a team from the Dingle Ocean World Aquarium (and 3D printing technology). The ...

Sea turtle nesting season underway - WFLA

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 01:46

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Sea turtle nesting season underway
WFLA
(WFLA) – This week marks the beginning of sea turtle nesting season, and from this point on, it's a race to get on shore to multiply. For the last two years, sea turtle hatchlings have been spotted from Long Boat Key all the way to Venice at an ...
Sea turtle nesting season begins today - Naples Daily NewsNaples Daily News
First Sea Turtle Nests of 2017 Reported in VeniceSarasota
First sea turtle nests of the season found in areaBradenton Herald
WUWF -Santa Rosa Press Gazette -InJupiter Magazine (press release)
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First Sea Turtle Nests of 2017 Reported in Venice - Sarasota

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 20:03

Sarasota

First Sea Turtle Nests of 2017 Reported in Venice
Sarasota
According to Mote, these first nests were laid by loggerhead sea turtles, a threatened species protected under federal law. Loggerhead turtles are the most common species of turtle on Florida nesting beaches, followed by endangered green sea turtles ...
Sea turtle nesting season underwayWFLA
Sea turtle nesting season begins today - Naples Daily NewsNaples Daily News
First sea turtle nests of the season found in areaBradenton Herald
WUWF -Santa Rosa Press Gazette -InJupiter Magazine (press release)
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WATCH: Turtles return to the wild - Northern Star

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 19:36

Northern Star

WATCH: Turtles return to the wild
Northern Star
IT WAS quite the spectacle down at the Pass, Byron Bay when Australian Seabird Rescue released two more endangered sea turtles after months of care. Crowds surrounded the volunteers as they brought out Jaimee the endangered Loggerhead and ...

Five Filipinos arrested for hunting endangered sea turtles - The Sun Daily

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 11:00

The Sun Daily

Five Filipinos arrested for hunting endangered sea turtles
The Sun Daily
Semporna Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency arrested five Filipinos for hunting endangered sea turtles in waters off the east coast Semporna district on ...

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Sea Turtle Nesting Season Underway in NWFL - WUWF

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 10:36

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Sea Turtle Nesting Season Underway in NWFL
WUWF
With May 1 the beginning of sea turtle nesting season in the Florida Panhandle, preparations are being made for one of the area's most welcome summer guests. Five species of sea turtles are found in the Gulf of Mexico, three of which are known to nest ...
Sea turtle nesting season begins todayNaples Daily News
Sea Turtle SafetyInJupiter Magazine (press release)

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A friend to turtles - News - Topsail Advertiser - Jacksonville, NC - The Topsail Advertiser

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 06:26

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A friend to turtles - News - Topsail Advertiser - Jacksonville, NC
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SURF CITY —“I like to think they remember me,” Jean Beasley said about two non-releasable sea turtles named Pepper and Valor she had previously treated ...

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A friend to turtles - News - The Daily News - Jacksonville, NC - Jacksonville Daily News

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 06:01

Jacksonville Daily News

A friend to turtles - News - The Daily News - Jacksonville, NC
Jacksonville Daily News
SURF CITY —“I like to think they remember me,” Jean Beasley said about two non-releasable sea turtles named Pepper and Valor she had previously treated ...

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Sea turtle nesting season begins today - Naples Daily News - Naples Daily News

Sun, 04/30/2017 - 22:44

Naples Daily News

Sea turtle nesting season begins today - Naples Daily News
Naples Daily News
Collier County already has its first sea turtle nest, laid on Keewaydin Island south of the city of Naples by a mother turtle not caring that the human calendar had ...
First Sea Turtle Nests of 2017 Reported in VeniceSarasota
Sea Turtle Nesting Season Underway in NWFL | WUWFWUWF
First sea turtle nests of the season found in areaBradenton Herald
InJupiter Magazine (press release)
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WATCH: Endangered baby turtles released to sea in Davao - ABS-CBN News

Sun, 04/30/2017 - 11:19

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WATCH: Endangered baby turtles released to sea in Davao
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I wish that they don't die," 9-year old Johanna Teh said. The hatchlings were Hawksbill sea turtles which are already considered endangered. This is the fourth batch of sea turtles released this year, while over 2,500 baby turtles have been released ...

It's sea turtle season in Florida. Here's how to see them. | Travel ... - STLtoday.com

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 16:24

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

It's sea turtle season in Florida. Here's how to see them. | Travel ...
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Many Florida beaches welcome a special type of visitor as the weather gets warmer: sea turtles. Female sea turtles crawl out of the water from spring to early fall ...
Sea turtle nesting season starts today; here's how you can helpSarasota Herald-Tribune

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Sea turtle nesting season starts today; here's how you can help - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 10:08

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Sea turtle nesting season starts today; here's how you can help
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Sea turtle nesting season begins May 1 and lasts through the end of October. This is a critical time when visitors to our beaches can help keep sea turtles and hatchlings safe. Sea turtles are swimming just offshore to mate before the females come ...

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Searching for sea turtles on Siesta - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 20:16

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Searching for sea turtles on Siesta
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
SARASOTA -- The sun is just beginning to rise when the white-shirted patrols set out on Siesta Beach with large, wooden stakes in hand. They keep a brisk pace along the shore as they look for signs of any turtle crawls or nests left behind only days ...
Navarre Beach's resident sea turtle receives medical treatmentPensacola News Journal
Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins May 1, Key Reminder For ResidentsSpaceCoastDaily.com
Volunteers help turtles clear hurdles on Alabama's Gulf Coast ...Alabama NewsCenter

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Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins May 1, Key Reminder For Residents - SpaceCoastDaily.com

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 17:47

SpaceCoastDaily.com

Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins May 1, Key Reminder For Residents
SpaceCoastDaily.com
To minimize injury or death to sea turtles protected by the Endangered Species Act, all nonessential lighting must be extinguished between 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. during nesting season. Exterior lighting that is not mission-, safety-, or security-essential ...
Volunteers help turtles clear hurdles on Alabama's Gulf CoastAlabama NewsCenter

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The time of the turtles is here, volunteers needed - Boca Beacon

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 17:26

Boca Beacon

The time of the turtles is here, volunteers needed
Boca Beacon
Attention all sea turtle fans. The Boca Grande Sea Turtle Association is seeking volunteers to help patrol the beaches for the upcoming nesting season. It appears that nesting season has started early this year. The first nest was spotted on Monday ...

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Volunteers help turtles clear hurdles on Alabama's Gulf Coast - Alabama NewsCenter

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 15:09

Volunteers help turtles clear hurdles on Alabama's Gulf Coast
Alabama NewsCenter
The sea turtles hatched on a dreary, rainy Sunday morning and the babies scattered all over the beach. Precious few from the nest made it to the Gulf of Mexico, where they belong. Mike Reynolds watched the tragic scene play out and wanted to do ...

Sea turtle population surges on islands - Ecns.cn - ecns

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 01:21

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Sea turtle population surges on islands - Ecns.cn
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Sea turtles are released on Yongxing Island in Sansha, Hainan province, at an event to promote environmental protection. Guo Cheng / Xinhua. Ganquan Island ...
Crackdown on poaching sees turtles flourish | Shanghai DailyShanghai Daily (subscription)

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Turtle-naming contest to be held May 1-22 at Greene Turtle - CapeGazette.com

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 21:20

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Turtle-naming contest to be held May 1-22 at Greene Turtle
CapeGazette.com
The Greene Turtle Sports Bar and Grille announced its partnership with the Sea Turtle Conservancy to help promote awareness about the different species of sea turtles and the various threats to their survival. In honor of the partnership, the ...
National University studies bacteria effect on sea turtle nestsThe San Diego Union-Tribune
National University Faculty, Students Present Sea Turtle Research at International SymposiumNational University News
2017 sea turtle nesting season guidelines issuedIsland Reporter
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