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Business fire in Century under investigation - WEAR

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 21:22

Business fire in Century under investigation
WEAR
"This is a huge issue for loggerhead sea turtles because it makes them susceptible to boat strikes, they can get dehydrated from floating in the sun for so long, and of course, they can't forage for food when they're unable to dive." After five months ...

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Seven rehabilitated sea turtles released at Gulf Islands National Seashore - Pensacola News Journal

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 20:48

Pensacola News Journal

Seven rehabilitated sea turtles released at Gulf Islands National Seashore
Pensacola News Journal
Rex Schang, 1, waved and said goodbye to a Loggerhead sea turtle named Lorraine as she crawled past the crowd gathered Tuesday at Langdon Beach and made her way into the Gulf of Mexico. Lorraine was one of seven turtles released by staff from the ...
Rescue, rehab, release: Seven sea turtles return to wildWEAR

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Eight rehabbed sea turtles released at Gulf Islands National Seashore - Pensacola News Journal

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 19:46

Pensacola News Journal

Eight rehabbed sea turtles released at Gulf Islands National Seashore
Pensacola News Journal
Nearly 1000 beachgoers gathered around the turtles and cheered on each one after volunteers lifted it from its crate and placed it on the sand.
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Nicaraguan hostel saving sea turtles on an unprotected and remote beach - eTurboNews

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 19:09

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Nicaraguan hostel saving sea turtles on an unprotected and remote beach
eTurboNews
Surfing Turtle Lodge on Isla Los Brasiles, Nicaragua, is ready for a new sea turtle nesting season, which starts September and ends February. The Lodge's conservation project goes back to 2009 and with a large new turtle, it is set to release more baby ...

Some sea turtle nests on Anna Maria Island outlive Irma - The Anna Maria Islander

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 07:02

Some sea turtle nests on Anna Maria Island outlive Irma
The Anna Maria Islander
AME 'digs' sea turtles Fifth-graders at Anna Maria Elementary School 'dig' their visit to the beach for a loggerhead nest excavation Sept. 20 near 47th Street — near the school at 4700 Gulf Drive — in Holmes Beach. The nest contained 74 hatched and ...

Some sea turtle nests on Anna Maria Island outlive Irma - The Anna Maria Islander

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 07:02

Some sea turtle nests on Anna Maria Island outlive Irma
The Anna Maria Islander
AME 'digs' sea turtles Fifth-graders at Anna Maria Elementary School 'dig' their visit to the beach for a loggerhead nest excavation Sept. 20 near 47th Street — near the school at 4700 Gulf Drive — in Holmes Beach. The nest contained 74 hatched and ...

Baby sea turtles released off Darwin beach in front of hundreds of spectators - ABC Online

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 03:08

ABC Online

Baby sea turtles released off Darwin beach in front of hundreds of spectators
ABC Online
Hundreds of spectators have helped send off about 80 baby sea turtles from Casuarina beach in Darwin. While it might seem like a large crowd, the waiting list to release the turtles to the ocean is currently about 3,000 people. The waiting list came ...

History-making sea turtle swims toward freedom - KING5.com

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 01:45

KING5.com

History-making sea turtle swims toward freedom
KING5.com
A CT scan a few days later showed the treatment was working, and soon after aquarium staff and I flew with Tucker and another sea turtle as the Coast Guard took us to San Diego. Tucker finished another year of rehab at Sea World and finally was cleared ...

Nicaraguan Hostel Saving Sea Turtles on an Unprotected and Remote Beach - PR Newswire (press release)

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 18:03

PR Newswire (press release)

Nicaraguan Hostel Saving Sea Turtles on an Unprotected and Remote Beach
PR Newswire (press release)
25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Surfing Turtle Lodge is ready for a new sea turtle nesting season, which starts September and ends February. The Lodge's conservation project goes back to 2009 and with a large new turtle, it is set to release more baby sea ...

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Dozens of sea turtles back in Georgia after Irma evacuation - WFXL FOX 31

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 15:01

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Dozens of sea turtles back in Georgia after Irma evacuation
WFXL FOX 31
Dr. Terry Norton is the Georgia sea turtle hospital's director and chief veterinarian. He says all of the turtles that evacuated on Sept. 9 returned safely. It wasn't any easy trip. Norton's staff took three vans to transport the turtles to Tennessee ...

Sea turtles may be edging back from the brink of extinction - Mother Nature Network (blog)

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 10:54

Mother Nature Network (blog)

Sea turtles may be edging back from the brink of extinction
Mother Nature Network (blog)
In fact, their numbers, according to a study published this week in Science Advances, look to be bucking a decades-long downward trend. For the analysis, researchers at Aristotle University in Greece looked at large turtles in 60 regions around the ...

Dozens of sea turtles back in Georgia after Irma evacuation ... - ValdostaToday.com

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 00:30

Dozens of sea turtles back in Georgia after Irma evacuation ...
ValdostaToday.com
JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. (WCTV) – Dozens of sick, injured and newborn sea turtles are back in their tanks on the Georgia coast after evacuating nearly 450 miles to ...

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Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction - Kuwait Times

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 17:16

Kuwait Times

Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction
Kuwait Times
WASHINGTON: Sea turtles are lumbering back from the brink of extinction, a new study says. Scientists found more populations of the large turtles improving than declining when they looked at nearly 60 regions across the globe. That's a big change from ...

Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction - NBC-2 ... - NBC2 News

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 16:04

NBC2 News

Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction - NBC-2 ...
NBC2 News
In this July 14, 2016, file photo, a loggerhead sea turtle is released back into the gulf after being treated for pneumonia at Gulf World Marine Institute, in Inlet ...

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Dozens of sea turtles back in Georgia after Irma evacuation - WSAV-TV

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 08:05

WSAV-TV

Dozens of sea turtles back in Georgia after Irma evacuation
WSAV-TV
JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. (AP) – Dozens of sick, injured and newborn sea turtles are back in their tanks on the Georgia coast after evacuating nearly 450 miles (725 kilometers) to escape from Hurricane Irma. The Brunswick News reports the 29 turtles and 50 ...

Dozens of sea turtles back in Georgia after Irma evacuation - Los Angeles Times

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 22:09

Dozens of sea turtles back in Georgia after Irma evacuation
Los Angeles Times
Dozens of sick, injured and newborn sea turtles are back in their tanks on the Georgia coast after evacuating nearly 450 miles (725 kilometers) to escape from Hurricane Irma. The Brunswick News reports the 29 turtles and 50 hatchlings being cared for ...

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Dozens of sea turtles back in Georgia after Irma evacuation - ABC News

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 17:36

Dozens of sea turtles back in Georgia after Irma evacuation
ABC News
Dozens of sick, injured and newborn sea turtles are back in their tanks on the Georgia coast after evacuating nearly 450 miles (725 kilometers) to escape from Hurricane Irma. The Brunswick News reports the 29 turtles and 50 hatchlings being cared for ...

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Sea turtles are coming back from the brink of extinction following extensive conservation efforts - The National Student

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 17:03

Sea turtles are coming back from the brink of extinction following extensive conservation efforts
The National Student
Researchers found populations of the large turtles to be improving when they looked at nearly 60 regions across the globe. Sea turtles are estimated to live up to 80 years, but habitat loss, hunting, accidentally being caught in fishing nets, plastics ...

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Dozens of sea turtles back in Georgia after Irma evacuation - Bradenton Herald

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 14:14

Dozens of sea turtles back in Georgia after Irma evacuation
Bradenton Herald
Dozens of sick, injured and newborn sea turtles are back in their tanks on the Georgia coast after evacuating nearly 450 miles (725 kilometers) to escape from Hurricane Irma. The Brunswick News reports the 29 turtles and 50 hatchlings being cared for ...

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Dozens of sea turtles back in Georgia after Irma evacuation - The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 14:14

Dozens of sea turtles back in Georgia after Irma evacuation
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
Dozens of sick, injured and newborn sea turtles are back in their tanks on the Georgia coast after evacuating nearly 450 miles (725 kilometers) to escape from Hurricane Irma. The Brunswick News reports the 29 turtles and 50 hatchlings being cared for ...

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