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Giant jellyfish showing up on Myrtle Beach shores, followed by 'Volkswagen Jetta' size sea turtles - News & Observer

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 19:16

News & Observer

Giant jellyfish showing up on Myrtle Beach shores, followed by 'Volkswagen Jetta' size sea turtles
News & Observer
The return of large “cannonball” jellyfish along Myrtle Beach shores is also attracting giant turtles. Large jellyfish called “cannonball” jellyfish have returned to Grand Strand beaches, according to several news reports. Strong winds have begun to ...

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Mon, 04/24/2017 - 18:57

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GTR Newspapers | Find Local Tulsa, Bixby, Broken Arrow, Jenks ...
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NEWEST EXHIBIT: Konnie Boulter, program director for The Oxley Foundation, cuts the ribbon during the opening of the Sea Turtle Island exhibit as contributing ...

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It's sea turtle season in Florida. Here's how to see them. - The ... - Philadelphia Sunday Sun

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 07:01

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It's sea turtle season in Florida. Here's how to see them. - The ...
Philadelphia Sunday Sun
ABOVE PHOTO: Adult female loggerhead turtle fitted with a transmitter is released back into the wild. (Photo: Shutterstock). By Beth J. Harpaz. associated press.
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Wildlife activists nurse green sea turtle to get rid of 1,000 leeches ...Mid-Day

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Wildlife activists nurse green sea turtle to get rid of 1000 leeches stuck to its body - Mid-Day

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 05:58

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Wildlife activists nurse green sea turtle to get rid of 1000 leeches stuck to its body
Mid-Day
The 75-kg endangered green sea turtle was found at Dahanu beach two months ago, in pain and close to death. Wildlife activists were shocked to discover over 1,000 leeches stuck to its body. After extensive treatment, the reptile was finally released in ...

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Sea turtle spectacle | The Chronicle Herald - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 23:13

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Sea turtle spectacle | The Chronicle Herald
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Many Florida beaches welcome a special type of visitor as the weather gets warmer: sea turtles. Female sea turtles crawl out of the water from spring to early fall ...
Wildlife activists nurse green sea turtle to get rid of 1,000 leeches ...Mid-Day

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Nesting sea turtles face difficulty this summer; more monitors are requested - State Port Pilot

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 21:03

Nesting sea turtles face difficulty this summer; more monitors are requested
State Port Pilot
As cabbage-head jellies wash ashore, tiny “no-see-ums” start to bite and water temperatures rise, another harbinger of spring can't be far behind: sea turtles that have nested on local shores for centuries. The official “season” starts May 1, but the ...

Cozumel to host first Sea Turtle Festival - The Yucatan Times

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 19:05

The Yucatan Times

Cozumel to host first Sea Turtle Festival
The Yucatan Times
COZUMEL — On May 26 – 27, Cozumel Island will host the first Sea Turtle Festival organized by the Cozumel Parks and Muses Foundation (CPMF), as part of its 30th anniversary. (Photo: Google) ...

County encourages private beach owners to remove hurricane debris that could prevent sea turtle nesting - Ormond Beach Observer

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 18:31

Ormond Beach Observer

County encourages private beach owners to remove hurricane debris that could prevent sea turtle nesting
Ormond Beach Observer
By simply shielding or redirecting lights away from the beach and turning them off when not in use, beachfront residents can help sea turtles survive.” During nesting season, residents are required to comply with the sea turtle lighting ordinance by ...

It's sea turtle season in Florida - Lifestyle News - Paducah Sun - Paducah Sun

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 06:52

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It's sea turtle season in Florida - Lifestyle News - Paducah Sun
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FILE - In this July 9, 2013, file photo, a loggerhead sea turtle hatchling makes its way into the ocean along Haulover Beach in Miami. Opportunities to observe ...
Sea turtle patrols ready for daily sunrise walks | Myrtle Beach Sun ...Myrtle Beach Sun News
New Keewaydin turtle station dedicated to Conservancy biologist ...Florida Weekly

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New Keewaydin turtle station dedicated to Conservancy biologist - Florida Weekly

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 04:19

New Keewaydin turtle station dedicated to Conservancy biologist
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Conservancy biologist David Addison cuts the ribbon on the new sea turtle research station that was dedicated in honor of his 43 years of service to the organization's sea turtle monitoring and protection program. He is joined by Conservancy board ...

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Sea turtle patrols ready for daily sunrise walks - Myrtle Beach Sun News

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 00:02

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Sea turtle patrols ready for daily sunrise walks
Myrtle Beach Sun News
Area sea turtle patrols are preparing to begin daily walks of beaches, from Waties Island southward, looking for nests of loggerhead turtles. South Carolina had a record 6,000 nests in 2016, following a record 5,000-plus in 2015. Volunteers will start ...
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Atlantic Beach sea turtle lighting ordinance passes first reading despite debate - Florida Times-Union

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 15:12

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Atlantic Beach sea turtle lighting ordinance passes first reading despite debate
Florida Times-Union
Commissioners Jimmy Hill and John Stinson say that the current proposed ordinance penalizes citizens that have already complied to the voluntary sea turtle lighting ordinance. They accuse the ordinance for making citizens pay for replacing lights and ...

Nature Foundation records 1st sea turtle nest of this season - The Daily Herald (press release)

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 15:00

The Daily Herald (press release)

Nature Foundation records 1st sea turtle nest of this season
The Daily Herald (press release)
SIMPSON BAY--The 2017 Sea Turtle Nesting Season has started on St. Maarten, with the Nature Foundation recording the first two nests on Simpson Bay last ...

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Where to view baby sea turtles hatching | Miami.com - Miami.com

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 17:50

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Where to view baby sea turtles hatching | Miami.com
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Watch baby sea turtles during Florida's sea turtle season at these locations throughout South Florida.

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National University Faculty, Students Present Sea Turtle Research at International Symposium - National University News

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 00:11

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National University Faculty, Students Present Sea Turtle Research at International Symposium
National University News
San Diego, Calif. – Under the direction of National University professor Mario Mota, a group of students are contributing to international efforts to save the threatened loggerhead sea turtle. Their research findings were presented at the 37th Annual ...
National University studies bacteria effect on sea turtle nests - The ...The San Diego Union-Tribune
How to view sea turtles in Florida | St. Mary NowStMaryNow.com
2017 sea turtle nesting season guidelines issued - CaptivaSanibel ...Sanibel Captiva Islander

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Sea Turtle with stomach ache has surgery to remove 915 coins - KVOA Tucson News

Mon, 04/17/2017 - 23:25

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Sea Turtle with stomach ache has surgery to remove 915 coins
KVOA Tucson News
Tossing coins in a fountain for luck is a popular superstition, but a similar belief brought misery to a sea turtle in Thailand. Veterinarians operated Monday to remove 915 coins from the turtle's stomach. Thai veterinarians prepare to operate on "Bank.

How to view sea turtles in Florida - StMaryNow.com

Mon, 04/17/2017 - 15:25

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How to view sea turtles in Florida
StMaryNow.com
Female sea turtles crawl out of the water from spring to early fall to build nests and lay eggs on the beach at night. Babies hatch some 60 days later and crawl back into the sea. It's a fragile process. Only an estimated one in 1,000 turtles survives ...
How many turtle nests on north county beaches? Leatherbacks startPalm Beach Post (blog)

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Brevard Zoo Sea Turtle Healing Center Saves Sea Turtle That Swallowed 30 Pieces of Plastic - SpaceCoastDaily.com

Sun, 04/16/2017 - 04:06

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Brevard Zoo Sea Turtle Healing Center Saves Sea Turtle That Swallowed 30 Pieces of Plastic
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ABOVE VIDEO: Humbug, a loggerhead sea turtle , came to the Brevard Zoo after she was found floating in the Sebastian River. BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – The Sea Turtle Healing Center at the Brevard Zoo continues to produce success story after ...