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Letter: Good reasons to ban balloons, which can harm animals - Palm Beach Daily News

Sun, 02/12/2017 - 13:03

Palm Beach Daily News

Letter: Good reasons to ban balloons, which can harm animals
Palm Beach Daily News
The staff at Loggerhead Marinelife Center would like to address the concerns issued by Lorna O&rsquo...

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See Sea Turtles In NJ; Zoo Recovery Center Opens To Public - Patch.com

Sun, 02/12/2017 - 12:01

Patch.com

See Sea Turtles In NJ; Zoo Recovery Center Opens To Public
Patch.com
The much-anticipated recovery center is a county partnership with Northfield-based non-profit Sea Turtle Recovery, which will nurse cold-stunned or injured turtles back to health so they can be released back into the ocean. According to a county news ...

Endangered juvenile green turtles are being sold in Karachi markets - Daily Times

Sun, 02/12/2017 - 01:57

Daily Times

Endangered juvenile green turtles are being sold in Karachi markets
Daily Times
The presence of recreational huts along the Sandspit beaches of Karachi, which is the breeding site of green sea turtles, stray dogs and crows, are posing serious threats to this endangered species of the sea turtles, but now illegall poaching is ...

N.J. welcomes its 1st rehab facility for sick turtles (PHOTOS) | NJ.com - NJ.com

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 19:25

NJ.com

N.J. welcomes its 1st rehab facility for sick turtles (PHOTOS) | NJ.com
NJ.com
WEST ORANGE -- Essex County's Turtle Back Zoo has officially welcomed its new partner, a rehabilitation center that will nurse sick turtles back to health.
West Orange zoo opens turtle rescue centerNews 12 New Jersey
opening of sea turtle recovery center today at turtle back zoo - TAPintoTAPinto.net

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opening of sea turtle recovery center today at turtle back zoo - TAPinto - TAPinto.net

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 08:56

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opening of sea turtle recovery center today at turtle back zoo - TAPinto
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West Orange, NJ – On Friday, February 10th, Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. will announce the opening of the Prudential Sea Turtle ...

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National Aquarium's Animal Rescue Center caring for 15 sea turtles ... - ABC2 News

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 17:56

ABC2 News

National Aquarium's Animal Rescue Center caring for 15 sea turtles ...
ABC2 News
15 young sea turtles are being cared for at the National Aquarium's Animal Rescue Center after being cold-stunned and stranded on beaches.

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Lettuce crisis hits those who love it most: hungry British sea turtles - The Independent

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 16:56

The Independent

Lettuce crisis hits those who love it most: hungry British sea turtles
The Independent
The UK's vegetable crisis has not only gripped the country's supermarkets and healthy eaters, but also a bale of 12 hungry green sea turtles in aquariums across the country. Eight aquariums run by the company Sea Life are calling on visitors to spare ...

Mote releases rehabilitated loggerhead turtle, one of few tagged males - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 05:07

Mote releases rehabilitated loggerhead turtle, one of few tagged males
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Mote Marine Laboratory released a subadult male loggerhead named Sea Salt off Lido Beach on Feb. 3, fitting him with a small satellite tag before the release so that he can be tracked at seaturtle.org. “The release went very well,” said Lynne Byrd ...

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It's Okay Everyone, Sea Turtles Are Going To Be Fine - Gizmodo Australia

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 03:53

Gizmodo Australia

It's Okay Everyone, Sea Turtles Are Going To Be Fine
Gizmodo Australia
The gender of sea turtles is determined by their nest temperature - an increase in nest temperature means more females, and if this temperature rise is constant, they literally run out of males to breed with. Since global temperatures can be ...

Baby turtle found near lumps of coal sparks fears for Great Barrier Reef - Mashable

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 02:53

Mashable

Baby turtle found near lumps of coal sparks fears for Great Barrier Reef
Mashable
Scientists and environmental advocates are up in arms after lumps of coal were found washed up on beaches around Australia's Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area. Showing what's at stake for vulnerable marine life, a local found a turtle hatchling ...
Gloria Knolls Slide: A prominent submarine landslide complex on the Great Barrier Reef margin of north-eastern AustraliaScienceDirect

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Mote releases rehabilitated loggerhead turtle, one of only six tagged ... - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 19:41

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Mote releases rehabilitated loggerhead turtle, one of only six tagged ...
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Mote Marine Laboratory released a subadult male loggerhead named Sea Salt off Lido Beach on Feb. 3, fitting him with a small satellite tag before the release ...

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Rehabilitated sea turtle named Sea Salt released back into wild - Bay News 9

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 16:24

Rehabilitated sea turtle named Sea Salt released back into wild
Bay News 9
"By tracking turtles like Sea Salt, we can learn more about the behavior of adult male sea turtles; they never return to land like females do, so it's difficult to study them,” said Kristen Mazzarella, Mote Senior Biologist. "The satellite tag will ...

Fear of sea turtle extinction due to female bias in warm climate unwarranted study suggests (Update) - Phys.Org

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 13:40

Phys.Org

Fear of sea turtle extinction due to female bias in warm climate unwarranted study suggests (Update)
Phys.Org
(Phys.org)—A small team of researchers with members from Australia, Greece and the U.K. has found evidence that suggests the unlikelihood of quick extinction of sea turtles due to warming climate due to overlooked factors. In their paper published in ...

Help monitor sea turtles - Pensacola News Journal

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 01:07

Pensacola News Journal

Help monitor sea turtles
Pensacola News Journal
Gulf Islands National Seashore is seeking interested volunteers who want to help nesting sea turtles by participating in a study to learn more about how man-made light impacts these gentle giants. An informational session will be held 6 p.m. Wednesday ...

Hot nests, not vanishing males, are bigger sea turtle threat - Science News

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 00:13

Science News

Hot nests, not vanishing males, are bigger sea turtle threat
Science News
Climate change can meddle with sex ratios of the seven species of sea turtles because their embryos start life without a genetically fixed sex. Nest temperatures greater than roughly 29° Celsius tip the ratio toward more female hatchlings, explains ...

Pensacola startup gives back to sea turtle conservation - The Pulse

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 22:47

The Pulse

Pensacola startup gives back to sea turtle conservation
The Pulse
We found the Navarre Sea Turtle Conservation Center through research and we just reached out and they immediately said 'Yes, this is a fantastic idea!' A portion of each sale we make goes directly to non-profit organization like the Navarre ...

Sea turtles rehabilitated and returned to their native environment - Historic City News

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 21:28

Historic City News

Sea turtles rehabilitated and returned to their native environment
Historic City News
St. Johns County Beach Services and South Carolina Aquarium released three rehabilitated juvenile green sea turtles this afternoon at Surfside Park according to an announcement received by local Historic City News reporters. These three turtles were ...

MMA champ Brandon Vera, the hero sea turtles deserve | ABS-CBN ... - ABS-CBN News

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 12:11

ABS-CBN News

MMA champ Brandon Vera, the hero sea turtles deserve | ABS-CBN ...
ABS-CBN News
A livid Brandon Vera has a stern warning to sea polluters — mess with the environment and they'll get kicked in the face.

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Swimming with sea turtles in the Virgin Islands - Reading Eagle

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 05:05

Reading Eagle

Swimming with sea turtles in the Virgin Islands
Reading Eagle
My first experience snorkeling was a lucky one; my cousins and I swam after about five different sea turtles in only 30 minutes, and there were heaps of rocks and coral at the bottom of the bay to admire. Later in the week, we hiked Ram's Head Trail ...