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What I learned from 'Breaking Bad' about saving sea turtles - Delmarva Public Radio

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 20:26

Delmarva Public Radio

What I learned from 'Breaking Bad' about saving sea turtles
Delmarva Public Radio
It's a bad time to be a sea turtle. They're threatened by pollution — they die from ingesting plastic and get caught in fishing nets. Their habitat is being destroyed by coastal development — sea walls cut off their paths to nesting beaches. And don ...

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Sea turtle nests popping up along NC beaches - WCTI12.com

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 20:21

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Sea turtle nests popping up along NC beaches
WCTI12.com
NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH, Onslow County - It's that time of the year - sightings of sea turtle nests along North Carolina beaches are popping up all up and down the coast, including at North Topsail Beach. It's nesting season for loggerhead turtles - as ...

What I learned from 'Breaking Bad' about saving sea turtles | Public ... - PRI

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 19:14

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What I learned from 'Breaking Bad' about saving sea turtles | Public ...
PRI
It's a bad time to be a sea turtle. They're threatened by pollution — they die from ingesting plastic and get caught in fishing nets. Their habitat is being destroyed ...

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SeaWorld Orlando celebrates World Turtle Day by returning rescued ... - FOX 5 DC

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 15:21

FOX 5 DC

SeaWorld Orlando celebrates World Turtle Day by returning rescued ...
FOX 5 DC
Thanks to SeaWorld Orlando's Rescue Team and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), a 230 pound loggerhead sea turtle is back home ...
Conservation group rescue injured turtle off Liberian coastReuters UK

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SeaWorld Orlando celebrates World Turtle Day by returning rescued ... - Fox 35 Orlando

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 11:56

Fox 35 Orlando

SeaWorld Orlando celebrates World Turtle Day by returning rescued ...
Fox 35 Orlando
Thanks to SeaWorld Orlando's Rescue Team and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), a 230 pound loggerhead sea turtle is back home ...
Conservation group rescue injured turtle off Liberian coastReuters UK

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New threat to the Reef revealed as potent human medications and pesticides are found in sea turtles - NEWS.com.au

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 02:59

NEWS.com.au

New threat to the Reef revealed as potent human medications and pesticides are found in sea turtles
NEWS.com.au
SCIENTISTS have uncovered a shocking new threat to the health of the Great Barrier Reef in the form of human medications and pesticides found in sea turtles. A team led by the University of Queensland found a complex cocktail of chemicals in the blood ...

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Sea turtles pick up the nesting pace on Tybee - Savannah Morning News

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 00:58

Savannah Morning News

Sea turtles pick up the nesting pace on Tybee
Savannah Morning News
The science center manages the sea turtle nesting project, scheduling pairs of volunteers to scour the beach each morning starting May 1 for the tell-tale signs a turtle has crawled up the beach. Identified nests are marked and cordoned off to protect ...

Great Barrier Reef: Sea Turtles In Danger Of Dying From Human Pollutants - The Inquisitr

Sun, 06/04/2017 - 16:54

The Inquisitr

Great Barrier Reef: Sea Turtles In Danger Of Dying From Human Pollutants
The Inquisitr
The Great Barrier Reef off the coast of Australia is teeming with marine life, but new research has found dangerous pollutants are infiltrating the sea creatures, specifically green turtles. While analyzing blood samples taken from turtles living near ...
Chemicals From Household Substances Adversely Affecting Green Sea TurtlesTech Times
Turtles On The Great Barrier Reef Have Human Medication In Their BloodABC2 News
Toxic Cocktail of Man-Made Chemicals Found in Great Barrier Reef TurtlesEcoWatch
Siliconrepublic.com -DoonWire (blog) -SHEmazing
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Photos on sea turtle and forest win in 'Selfie for Biodiversity' contest - Business Mirror

Sun, 06/04/2017 - 14:28

Business Mirror

Photos on sea turtle and forest win in 'Selfie for Biodiversity' contest
Business Mirror
In Photo: Marrise Tumampos swims with a sea turtle in her photo “Follow me, humans”, which won the grand prize in the 2017 Selfie for Biodiversity Selfie category in the contest held by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH with ...

19 sea turtles released on Mustang Island - KRIS Corpus Christi News

Sat, 06/03/2017 - 19:09

KRIS Corpus Christi News

19 sea turtles released on Mustang Island
KRIS Corpus Christi News
Almost two dozen recovering sea turtles were released back into the Gulf of Mexico waters. 19 sea turtles were released on Mustang Island after 10:30 am Saturday morning. The turtles were released at Beach Marker 35 on Mustang Island. The turtles were ...

Turtle Walks begin Saturday - WWSB ABC 7

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 19:25

WWSB ABC 7

Turtle Walks begin Saturday
WWSB ABC 7
Mote Marine Lab is offering a unique opportunity to learn more about the sea turtles that nest on Suncoast beaches. Mote is now hosting free, educational Turtle Walks on Saturday mornings now through July. Mote documents sea turtle nesting from ...

Chemicals From Household Substances Adversely Affecting Green Sea Turtles - Tech Times

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 13:20

Tech Times

Chemicals From Household Substances Adversely Affecting Green Sea Turtles
Tech Times
A new study found a chemical cocktail mix in the blood of green sea turtles residing in Australia's Great Barrier Reef. Examination of blood samples taken from the Great Barrier Reef's green sea turtles revealed the presence of household chemicals and ...
It's like we're trying to create teenage mutant ninja turtlesSiliconrepublic.com
Great Barrier reef turtles in danger thanks to human pollutantsSHEmazing
Blood Samples of Sea Turtles on Great Barrier Reef Found to have Pesticides and MedicationsDoonWire (blog)

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Good news for eagles and sea turtles - MyAJC

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 04:00

MyAJC

Good news for eagles and sea turtles
MyAJC
A loggerhead sea turtle, after crawling from the Atlantic Ocean onto a Jekyll Island beach, is digging a hole in the soft sand in which she will lay her eggs. Loggerheads, which are a threatened species, had a record nesting season last year on Georgia ...

Medications, pesticides, found in blood of sea turtles on Great Barrier Reef - ABC Online

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 02:45

ABC Online

Medications, pesticides, found in blood of sea turtles on Great Barrier Reef
ABC Online
Heart and gout medications, pesticides, herbicides and other industrial chemicals have all been found in the blood of green sea turtles in the Great Barrier Reef, according to researchers. The discovery was made as part of project led by the World ...
Great Barrier Reef: Sea Turtles In Danger Of Dying From Human PollutantsThe Inquisitr
Chemicals From Household Substances Adversely Affecting Green Sea TurtlesTech Times
Turtles On The Great Barrier Reef Have Human Medication In Their BloodABC2 News
Siliconrepublic.com -DoonWire (blog) -SHEmazing
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Two Kemp's Ridley sea turtles have been rescued and released - WJHG-TV

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 00:20

WJHG-TV

Two Kemp's Ridley sea turtles have been rescued and released
WJHG-TV
"When we found him, he was upside down on the beach and then my dad was like, 'Go look over there and see what was over there,' and he came over there with me and flipped it over and it was a turtle," Chloe Davis, who helped rescue one of the turtles, ...

Sea turtle nesting season begins | News, Sports, Jobs - Maui News - Maui News

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 17:11

Maui News

Sea turtle nesting season begins | News, Sports, Jobs - Maui News
Maui News
Nesting season begins this month for hawksbill and green sea turtles, and the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service is asking Maui residents and visitors to be on the ...
Maui Now : Hawksbill Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins on MauiMaui Now
Community invited to adopt sea turtle nests | St. Augustine RecordSt. Augustine Record

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Sea turtle nesting season begins | News, Sports, Jobs - Maui News - Maui News

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 16:20

Maui News

Sea turtle nesting season begins | News, Sports, Jobs - Maui News
Maui News
Nesting season begins this month for hawksbill and green sea turtles, and the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service is asking Maui residents and visitors to be on the ...
Maui Now : Hawksbill Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins on MauiMaui Now
Community invited to adopt sea turtle nests | St. Augustine RecordSt. Augustine Record

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Hawksbill Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins on Maui - Maui Now

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 15:32

Maui Now

Hawksbill Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins on Maui
Maui Now
Hawksbill and green (honu) sea turtles begin their 2017 nesting season along Maui beaches in June. As sea turtles emerge onto beaches to lay their eggs, they leave distinctive 3 ft. wide tracks behind in the sand. Photo credit: Cheryl King. The public ...
Community invited to adopt sea turtle nestsSt. Augustine Record

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Community invited to adopt sea turtle nests - St. Augustine Record

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 14:42

St. Augustine Record

Community invited to adopt sea turtle nests
St. Augustine Record
The Adopt a Nest program supports over 25 years of marine turtle research and offers a unique opportunity for people to learn about sea turtle behavior and nesting success. Ellen Leroy-Reed, executive director of the Friends of the GTM Research Reserve ...

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South Carolina aquarium releases 7 rehabilitated sea turtles - The Daily Progress

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 10:55

Laredo Morning Times

South Carolina aquarium releases 7 rehabilitated sea turtles
The Daily Progress
FOLLY BEACH, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Aquarium Sea Turtle Care Center has released seven rehabilitated sea turtles. The Post and Courier reports (http://bit.ly/2shkXdb ) that Wednesday's release at Folly Beach wasn't the center's all-time ...
South Carolina aquarium releases 7 rehabilitated sea turtles - Clay ...Clay Center Dispatch

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