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Rare Sea Turtle Nests At Ponce Inlet - WMFE

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 18:55

WMFE

Rare Sea Turtle Nests At Ponce Inlet
WMFE
“Most other sea turtles don't come out of the ocean until it's after dark, at night, but the Kemp's Ridley for some reason will on a regular basis come out during daylight hours, so that was our first cue that it might have been a Kemp's Ridley,” said ...

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Distressed loggerhead sea turtle rescued in Gulf of Mexico | WFLA ... - WFLA

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 18:29

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Distressed loggerhead sea turtle rescued in Gulf of Mexico | WFLA ...
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A loggerhead sea turtle is recovering after being rescued from the Gulf of Mexico.

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17 rehabilitated sea turtles released in North Carolina - WAVY-TV

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 16:39

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17 rehabilitated sea turtles released in North Carolina
WAVY-TV
KURE BEACH, N.C. (WAVY) — Seventeen sea turtles rehabilitated in North Carolina are back in the ocean. The aquarium says the turtles were released Tuesday at the Fort Fisher State Recreation Area in Kure Beach. Many of the sea turtles had been cold ...

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UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant to release loggerhead sea turtle - UGA Today

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 15:31

UGA Today

UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant to release loggerhead sea turtle
UGA Today
Rider, a 3-year-old loggerhead sea turtle at the University of Georgia Marine Education Center and Aquarium on Skidaway Island, is set to be released from Wassaw Island National Wildlife Refuge on May 1. Rider was a straggler discovered during a nest ...

UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant to release loggerhead sea turtle - UGA Today

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 15:31

UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant to release loggerhead sea turtle
UGA Today
Rider, a 3-year-old loggerhead sea turtle at the University of Georgia Marine Education Center and Aquarium on Skidaway Island, is set to be released from Wassaw Island National Wildlife Refuge on May 1. Rider was a straggler discovered during a nest ...

UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant to release loggerhead sea turtle - UGA Today

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 15:31

UGA Today

UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant to release loggerhead sea turtle
UGA Today
Rider, a 3-year-old loggerhead sea turtle at the University of Georgia Marine Education Center and Aquarium on Skidaway Island, is set to be released from Wassaw Island National Wildlife Refuge on May 1. Rider was a straggler discovered during a nest ...

Merlin staff's marathon effort gives hope to struggling sea turtles - Blooloop

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 12:23

Blooloop

Merlin staff's marathon effort gives hope to struggling sea turtles
Blooloop
Employees of Poole-based leisure giants, Merlin Entertainments Group, have shown their commitment to conservation by taking part in a fitness marathon. Money raised will go towards a revolutionary new project to help reduce the numbers of sea turtles ...

Maxi the sick sea turtle to make debut on the big screen | Cairns Post - The Cairns Post

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 08:20

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Maxi the sick sea turtle to make debut on the big screen | Cairns Post
The Cairns Post
A SEA turtle named Maxi with a square piece of metal lodged in her stomach will be a star in a new documentary to be shown on the biggest screens in the ...

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'Century-old' green sea turtle dies after being struck by boat - The New Daily

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 08:10

The New Daily

'Century-old' green sea turtle dies after being struck by boat
The New Daily
A "humbling" rescue of a large green sea turtle near Hervey Bay comes to a heartbreaking end after the injured and distressed creature, thought to be about 100 ...

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Turtle thought to be 100 years old dies after being struck by boat off ... - ABC Local

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 07:44

ABC Local

Turtle thought to be 100 years old dies after being struck by boat off ...
ABC Local
A humbling rescue of a large green sea turtle near Hervey Bay comes to a heartbreaking end after the injured and distressed creature, thought to be about 100 ...

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Across China: Heaven for sea turtles in South China Sea - Xinhua ... - Xinhua

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 05:08

Across China: Heaven for sea turtles in South China Sea - Xinhua ...
Xinhua
SANSHA, Hainan, April 26 (Xinhua) -- Ganquan Island used to be a heaven for seafarers sailing along the ancient maritime silk route as it is one of two islands ...

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Sea turtles transported to Fort Fisher for release because of warmer ... - WWAY NewsChannel 3

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 22:16

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Sea turtles transported to Fort Fisher for release because of warmer ...
WWAY NewsChannel 3
Once cold-stunned, more than 15 sea turtles were released Tuesday at Fort Fisher from rehab. (Photo: Helen Holt/WWAY). FORT FISHER, NC (WWAY) — An up ...
Rehabbed sea turtles released at Fort Fisher - Wilmington Star NewsStarNewsOnline.com
Sea turtles return to the Atlantic - WECT TV6-WECT.com:News ...WECT-TV6

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Cancun government to help protect sea turtles - The Yucatan Times

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 22:00

The Yucatan Times

Cancun government to help protect sea turtles
The Yucatan Times
Due to the nesting season of the sea turtle, the Municipal Department of Ecology coordinates with the hotel, business and student sectors, so that they can take the right measures to protect these animals. According to El Universal, many entrepreneurs ...

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Sea turtles return to the Atlantic - WECT TV6-WECT.com:News ... - WECT-TV6

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 21:35

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Sea turtles return to the Atlantic - WECT TV6-WECT.com:News ...
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North Carolina Aquariums and the Sea Turtle Assistance and Rehabilitation Center will release 18 rehabilitated sea turtles at the Fort Fisher State Recreation ...
Sea turtles transported to Fort Fisher for release because of warmer ...WWAY NewsChannel 3
Rehabbed sea turtles released at Fort Fisher - Wilmington Star NewsStarNewsOnline.com

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Rehabbed sea turtles released at Fort Fisher - StarNewsOnline.com

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 21:01

StarNewsOnline.com

Rehabbed sea turtles released at Fort Fisher
StarNewsOnline.com
The turtles -- three loggerheads, two Kemp's Ridley and 12 green sea turtles -- arrived in Wilmington from the Sea Turtle Assistance and Rehabilitation Center (STAR Center) at the N.C. Aquarium on Roanoke Island. There, they underwent medical care ...
Sea turtles return to the AtlanticWECT-TV6
Baby Sea Turtles Survive Better With Many SiblingsThe News-Press

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Rare Kemp's ridley 1st to nest on Volusia beaches - Daytona Beach News-Journal

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 19:00

Daytona Beach News-Journal

Rare Kemp's ridley 1st to nest on Volusia beaches
Daytona Beach News-Journal
A rare sea turtle crawled on to a Volusia County beach Monday evening to become the first turtle mom of the 2017 sea turtle nesting season north of Canaveral National Seashore. The Kemp's ridley sea turtle was spotted on the beach in Ponce Inlet, said ...

Baby Sea Turtles Survive Better With Many Siblings - The News-Press

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 14:58

The News-Press

Baby Sea Turtles Survive Better With Many Siblings
The News-Press
Sea turtles do not have an easy start to life from the minute they are born. The baby turtles have to break out of their shell, dash across sand to find safety and food in the water-- and all this with hopes that they will not be eaten by a predator ...

Turtle nesting season officially opens May 1 - The News-Press

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 12:34

The News-Press

Turtle nesting season officially opens May 1
The News-Press
Turtle nesting season doesn't officially begin until Monday, May 1, but those that monitor sea turtles on local beaches are already checking for nests. With a warm winter this year, water temperatures are rising and that sparks mother turtles to start ...
LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort announces return of eco-friendly family getawayMiami's Community Newspapers

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Tybee Tales: Celebrate sea turtles with Tybee Turtle Trot - Do Savannah

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 03:26

Do Savannah

Tybee Tales: Celebrate sea turtles with Tybee Turtle Trot
Do Savannah
Tybee Island prides itself on the vast number of sea turtles that call the island home during nesting season from May 1 to Aug. 31. Join the Tybee Island Marine Science Center as it kicks off Georgia's nesting season with the 13th annual Tybee Turtle ...

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Sea turtles ready for return to the Atlantic - WECT-TV6

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 01:32

Sea turtles ready for return to the Atlantic
WECT-TV6
North Carolina Aquariums and the Sea Turtle Assistance and Rehabilitation Center will release 18 rehabilitated sea turtles at the Fort Fisher State Recreation Area on Tuesday. The previously cold-stunned turtles were rehabilitated at the NC Aquarium on ...