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Virginia Beach: Five sea turtles released into the Atlantic - RochesterFirst

Sat, 09/01/2018 - 17:23

RochesterFirst

Virginia Beach: Five sea turtles released into the Atlantic
RochesterFirst
VIRGINIA BEACH, V.A. (WAVY-TV) - Freedom! After a long road to recovery, the Virginia Beach Aquarium & Marine Science Center released five rehabilitated sea turtles back into the Atlantic. The release of Captain, Honeysuckle, Poppy, Drake and Wisteria ...

VIDEO: Five sea turtles released in Virginia Beach - WWBT NBC12 News

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 20:42

VIDEO: Five sea turtles released in Virginia Beach
WWBT NBC12 News
In a Facebook post, Virginia Aquarium described the turtles' various injuries as a fractured cranium, a fish hook in the esophagus, a partial fish hook lodged in the throat and potential shark bite. The aquarium also said Drake's heartbeat was so weak ...

Asia is Key Battleground in Fight Against Trafficking of Endangered Turtles - Radio Free Asia

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 18:36

Asia is Key Battleground in Fight Against Trafficking of Endangered Turtles
Radio Free Asia
Although it's not widely known, turtles have become one of the most heavily trafficked animals among Asia's endangered species. According to the Swiss-based World Wildlife Fund (WWF), six of the world's seven endangered or critically endangered marine ...

Asia is Key Battleground in Fight Against Trafficking of Endangered Turtles - Radio Free Asia

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 18:36

Asia is Key Battleground in Fight Against Trafficking of Endangered Turtles
Radio Free Asia
Although it's not widely known, turtles have become one of the most heavily trafficked animals among Asia's endangered species. According to the Swiss-based World Wildlife Fund (WWF), six of the world's seven endangered or critically endangered marine ...

Virginia Aquarium releases five rehabilitated sea turtles - Virginian-Pilot

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 17:07

Virginian-Pilot

Virginia Aquarium releases five rehabilitated sea turtles
Virginian-Pilot
The Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center's Stranding Response Program released four Kemp's ridley sea turtles and one loggerhead sea turtle during an event that was open to the public at the oceanfront in Virginia Beach, Virginia, on Friday, ...

Large crowd watches as Virginia Aquarium releases five sea turtles - Southside Daily

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 16:00

Southside Daily

Large crowd watches as Virginia Aquarium releases five sea turtles
Southside Daily
VIRGINIA BEACH — In front of a large crowd gathered Friday morning on the Oceanfront the Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center and its Stranding Response Team released five rehabilitated turtles back into the Atlantic Ocean. Four of the five ...

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Virginia Aquarium to release five sea turtles in Va. Beach - WAVY-TV

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 12:29

WAVY-TV

Virginia Aquarium to release five sea turtles in Va. Beach
WAVY-TV
The release of Captain, Honeysuckle, Poppy, Drake and Wisteria is scheduled for 9 a.m. Friday at Neptune's Park, and is open to the public. The five turtles were in rehabilitation for various reasons including getting caught in fishing lines, trauma ...
Large crowd watches as Virginia Aquarium releases five sea turtlesSouthside Daily

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The stars are ready for their close-ups as Tacoma's new aquarium opens - The News Tribune

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 22:55

The News Tribune

The stars are ready for their close-ups as Tacoma's new aquarium opens
The News Tribune
“We really hit a home run here,” deputy director John Houck said. “The aquarium exceeds the wildest expectations people might have.” Glimpses of green sea turtles, hammerhead sharks and eagle rays gliding through a large tank greet guests when they ...

California Lawmakers Act to Protect Whales, Turtles From Entanglement - Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 19:43

California Lawmakers Act to Protect Whales, Turtles From Entanglement
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SACRAMENTO, Calif.— The California Senate yesterday sent legislation to Gov. Jerry Brown to sign that requires the California Department of Fish and Wildlife to adopt regulations to prevent whales and sea turtles from being entangled in commercial ...

From The Dog's Paw - Sea turtles and trains! Oh my! - Fairfaxtimes.com

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 18:16

Fairfaxtimes.com

From The Dog's Paw - Sea turtles and trains! Oh my!
Fairfaxtimes.com
The plan for the week was to do as little as possible; I can bark with that, and to see sea turtles! Dad and I spent some time walking on the beach and throughout the town. WOOF!! Topsail allows dogs on the beach, but they must be leashed, no longer ...

Sea turtle hatching season in full swing on Pensacola Beach - Gulf Breeze News

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 14:59

Sea turtle hatching season in full swing on Pensacola Beach
Gulf Breeze News
PENSACOLA BEACH, Fla. (August 24, 2018) — Sea turtle hatching season is in full swing on Pensacola Beach so the Santa Rosa Island Authority (SRIA) would like to remind all residents and visitors to the island how to be good sea turtle stewards, with ...

Florida On A Tankful: Watch experts heal sea turtles at Marathon Turtle Hospital - News 13 Orlando

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 09:13

Florida On A Tankful: Watch experts heal sea turtles at Marathon Turtle Hospital
News 13 Orlando
Nestled away in the small island town of Marathon is a hospital that's not for your average patient. Rescued sea turtles all along the Florida Keys are their patients of choice, checking in to the get the rehab they need to get back in the water of the ...

Conservationists strive to protect Lebanon's sea turtles (1 - ecns

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 08:36

ecns

Conservationists strive to protect Lebanon's sea turtles (1
ecns
A baby sea turtle is released by Mona Khalil from the Orange House, to crawl into the sea at a seashore in El-Mansouri village, near the southern city of Tyre, Lebanon, July 29, 2018. Mona Khalil, 77, founded The Orange House Project in 2000 to protect ...

Police seek clues about disturbance of sea turtle nest - WTHR

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 06:56

WTHR

Police seek clues about disturbance of sea turtle nest
WTHR
GULF SHORES, Ala. (AP) — Police investigating the disturbance of protected sea turtle eggs on an Alabama beach have released video showing a woman they want to locate. Investigators say in a Facebook post they've spoken with three of four people ...

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Thirteen endangered sea turtles return to the sea - Korea Times

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 05:26

Korea Times

Thirteen endangered sea turtles return to the sea
Korea Times
Thirteen endangered sea turtles were released into the ocean at Jungmun Saekdal Beach on Jeju Island, the Ministry of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries said Wednesday. Three turtles are those had been rescued, five were hatched artificially and the rest ...

Turtle to be released back into the ocean after a year of rehabilitation - News 12 New Jersey

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 02:24

News 12 New Jersey

Turtle to be released back into the ocean after a year of rehabilitation
News 12 New Jersey
Tammy will be released with three other sea turtles into the ocean off Water Street in Point Pleasant Beach next week. The center says that it expects the turtles to thrive back in the wild. A satellite tag will also be placed on Tammy's' back so that ...

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Gulf Shores sea turtle eggs broken; Georgia tourists could face charges - AL.com

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 01:56

AL.com

Gulf Shores sea turtle eggs broken; Georgia tourists could face charges
AL.com
Police say a group of Georgia tourists could face federal charges for removing sea turtle eggs on an Alabama beach. Local news outlets report that the Gulf Shores Police Department said one person from the group confessed to disturbing the nest.

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Sea Turtle Recovery to Release Four Healthy Sea Turtles at Point Pleasant Beach, NJ - TAPinto.net

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 20:26

TAPinto.net

Sea Turtle Recovery to Release Four Healthy Sea Turtles at Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
TAPinto.net
WEST ORANGE, NJ - Sea Turtle Recovery, STR, is excited to announce that four sea turtles are ready to return to the ocean at Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey, 7 a.m., Sept. 5, 2018. STR is a nonprofit hospital located inside the Essex County Turtle ...
Come watch rescued turtles released into sea at Point Pleasant BeachNew Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

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Police seek clues about disturbance of sea turtle nest - WRAL.com

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 13:30

Police seek clues about disturbance of sea turtle nest
WRAL.com
GULF SHORES, Ala. — Police investigating the disturbance of protected sea turtle eggs on an Alabama beach have released video showing a woman they want to locate. Investigators say in a Facebook post they've spoken with three of four people shown ...

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Police seek clues about disturbance of sea turtle nest - Washington Post

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 13:24

Washington Post

Police seek clues about disturbance of sea turtle nest
Washington Post
GULF SHORES, Ala. — Police investigating the disturbance of protected sea turtle eggs on an Alabama beach have released video showing a woman they want to locate. Investigators say in a Facebook post they've spoken with three of four people shown ...

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