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Dozens of sea turtles back in Georgia after Irma evacuation | 13 ... - WTHR

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 14:12

Dozens of sea turtles back in Georgia after Irma evacuation | 13 ...
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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 ...

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Despite All Odds, Sea Turtles Are Making Comeback - Geek.com - Geek

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 13:30

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Despite All Odds, Sea Turtles Are Making Comeback - Geek.com
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It's well-known that humans are royally messing up the planet. Even the staunchest of global warming deniers will generally accept that we've lost a lot of ...

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Mammoth sea turtle washes up on Spain beach, crane called to lift the creature - Watch - Zee News

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 08:00

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Mammoth sea turtle washes up on Spain beach, crane called to lift the creature - Watch
Zee News
New Delhi: A sea turtle, almost 7-feet-long, washed up at a beach in Spain and what shocked people was the way it was moved away. Looking at its monstrous size and weight of 200 kilos reportedly, officials present at the spot had to call a crane to ...

Surf's up, turtle dudes! The sea turtle population is making a comeback. - Upworthy

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 00:58

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Surf's up, turtle dudes! The sea turtle population is making a comeback.
Upworthy
In the last episode of the show's second series, viewers watched cute baby sea turtles emerge from their nests in the sand. Then, our hearts collectively dropped as Sir David Attenborough's voiceover cut in to inform us that the tiny turtles, confused ...

Two endangered green sea turtles arrive at Point Defiance Zoo ... - The Suburban Times

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 00:13

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Two endangered green sea turtles arrive at Point Defiance Zoo ...
The Suburban Times
TACOMA, Wash. – Two gorgeous Pacific green sea turtles are swimming in waters at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium for the first time in the zoo's 112-year ...

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Sea Turtles Are Making a Comeback and That's the Good News We Needed Today - Travel+Leisure

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 20:08

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Sea Turtles Are Making a Comeback and That's the Good News We Needed Today
Travel+Leisure
With everything going on in the world, it's nice to be able to finally share some news worth smiling about: The sea turtles are making a major comeback. As Science Alert reported, while six of the seven species of sea turtle remain at varying threat ...
UF establishes St. Johns County sea turtle conservation area | News ...The Independent Florida Alligator
Sea Turtle Populations on the Rise, But Conservation Still a ConcernSeafoodNews (subscription)
Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction | SunStarSun.Star

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Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction - KRQE News 13

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 18:33

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Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction
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FILE - 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 Beach, Fla. Sea turtles are lumbering back from the brink of extinction, a new ...

Irma wrecks sea turtle nests, only a precious few remain - Boca Beacon

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 15:23

Boca Beacon

Irma wrecks sea turtle nests, only a precious few remain
Boca Beacon
Sea turtle nests on the island took quite a hit on September 11 as the wrath of Hurricane Irma pounced over Boca Grande beaches. Boca Grande Sea Turtle Association board member and volunteer patroller Melissa Csank said the organization still doesn't ...

Sea turtles are bouncing back - The Hindu

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 11:26

Sea turtles are bouncing back
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Antonios Mazaris, an ecologist at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in Greece and a team of researchers found that globally, most populations of sea turtles are bouncing back after historical declines. Their research helps clarify why some ...

How visiting a scenic Cuban resort can help save green sea turtles - Tampabay.com

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 11:01

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How visiting a scenic Cuban resort can help save green sea turtles
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Overall, Bretos estimates, Cuba averages around 4,000 turtle nests per year. "Cayo Largo has the highest density of green turtles in Cuba," the aquarium's McKnight said. "It is an important nesting beach for all of the Gulf." In Florida, harming green ...

Tide turns for sea turtles after decades of decline in western Pacific ... - The Times

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 23:04

The Times

Tide turns for sea turtles after decades of decline in western Pacific ...
The Times
The sea turtle population is growing, apparently bringing a halt to decades of decline, after a clampdown on destructive fishing methods and better protection.

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Tide turns for sea turtles after decades of decline in western Pacific - The Times

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 23:04

Tide turns for sea turtles after decades of decline in western Pacific
The Times
The sea turtle population is growing, apparently bringing a halt to decades of decline, after a clampdown on destructive fishing methods and better protection of nesting sites. Turtle numbers are on the rise in 12 of the main areas of ocean that they ...

Sea turtles are slowly coming back from brink of extinction - New York Post

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 19:47

New York Post

Sea turtles are slowly coming back from brink of extinction
New York Post
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 ...
New Study Offers Glimmer of Hope for Sea TurtlesSmithsonian
Sea Turtles Are Making a Comeback and That's the Good News We Needed TodayTravel+Leisure
Sea Turtle Population Rebounding But Many Threats RemainEcoWatch
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North Carolina turtle hospital looks to save dying species - WTVD-TV

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 16:30

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North Carolina turtle hospital looks to save dying species
WTVD-TV
On the day we met with Jean Beasley, the hospital director and founder was in Topsail Beach with volunteers, fourth-year vet students from NC State, and a few onlookers to release Sailor and Duncan, two of the turtles the hospital has spent the summer ...

Huge Sea Turtles Slowly Coming Back From Brink of Extinction - NBCNews.com

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 15:53

NBCNews.com

Huge Sea Turtles Slowly Coming Back From Brink of Extinction
NBCNews.com
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 ...
New Study Offers Glimmer of Hope for Sea Turtles | Smart News ...Smithsonian
Sea Turtles Are Making a Comeback and That's the Good News We Needed TodayTravel+Leisure
UF establishes St. Johns County sea turtle conservation area | News ...The Independent Florida Alligator
NEWS.com.au -SeafoodNews (subscription)
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Sea Turtle Populations on the Rise, But Conservation Still a Concern - SeafoodNews (subscription)

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 15:01

Sea Turtle Populations on the Rise, But Conservation Still a Concern
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Sea Turtle Populations on the Rise, But Conservation Still a Concern SEAFOODNEWS.COM [Seafood News] by Amanda Buckle September 21, 2017 A recent study on sea turtle populations delivered some good news. Scientists analyzed nesting site surveys ...

Alabama girl seeks to curb drinking straws, save sea turtles | State ... - Opelika Auburn News

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 11:55

Alabama girl seeks to curb drinking straws, save sea turtles | State ...
Opelika Auburn News
DOTHAN, Ala. (AP) — Ten-year-old Janice Bailey holds tightly to the tiny turtle necklace dangling around her neck, pulling it close to her mouth while ...

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Efforts to save sea turtles are a 'global conservation success story': scientists - Phys.Org

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 10:33

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Efforts to save sea turtles are a 'global conservation success story': scientists
Phys.Org
This study demonstrates the long-term benefits of sea turtle conservation efforts globally, and the need for continued funding to maintain recovery. Credit: Kostas Papafitsoros. New Deakin University research is pointing to signs of recovery in global ...