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WATCH: Thousands of sea turtles rescued after Hurricane Irma, released back into wild - KIRO Seattle

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 09:45

KIRO Seattle

WATCH: Thousands of sea turtles rescued after Hurricane Irma, released back into wild
KIRO Seattle
The turtles were brought to Gumbo Limbo, then released by the staff in Boca Raton. They captured part of the release on video, which they shared on the center's Facebook page. All 2500-plus sea turtles returned to the "weed line" that provides their ...

WATCH: Thousands of sea turtles rescued after Hurricane Irma, released back into wild - KOKI FOX 23

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 06:14

KOKI FOX 23

WATCH: Thousands of sea turtles rescued after Hurricane Irma, released back into wild
KOKI FOX 23
The turtles were brought to Gumbo Limbo, then released by the staff in Boca Raton. They captured part of the release on video, which they shared on the center's Facebook page. All 2500-plus sea turtles returned to the "weed line" that provides their ...
WATCH: Thousands of sea turtles rescued after Hurricane Irma ...ActionNewsJax.com

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Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction - The Denver Post

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 05:23

The Denver Post

Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction
The Denver Post
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 study ...
Sea Turtle Populations on the Rise, But Conservation Still a ConcernSeafoodNews (subscription)
Sea turtles are coming back from the brink of extinction following extensive conservation effortsAberdeen Evening Express
Greek Professor: Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinctionTornos News International Edition (press release)

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Sea turtles return to Jekyll center - Brunswick News

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 04:05

Brunswick News

Sea turtles return to Jekyll center
Brunswick News
The 29 sea turtles and 50 hatchlings evacuated from the Georgia Sea Turtle Center for Hurricane Irma are ready to make a splash today as the center's patient pavilion reopens to the public. Workers at the turtle center in the Jekyll Island Historic ...

Sea turtles seen reversing population decline - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 01:54

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Sea turtles seen reversing population decline
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
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 ...

Sea Turtles Appear to Be Bouncing Back Around the World - New York Times

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 21:47

New York Times

Sea Turtles Appear to Be Bouncing Back Around the World
New York Times
Antonios Mazaris, an ecologist at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in Greece and a team of international researchers found that globally, most populations of sea turtles are bouncing back after historical declines. Their research helps clarify why ...
Sea Turtle Populations Are Recovering, Thanks to HumansNewsweek
Sea turtle numbers are rising, further proof that conservation works ...Wired.co.uk
Efforts to save sea turtles are a 'global conservation success story ...EurekAlert (press release)

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Sea Turtle Populations Are Recovering, Thanks to Humans - Newsweek

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 21:18

Newsweek

Sea Turtle Populations Are Recovering, Thanks to Humans
Newsweek
It's rare, but it happens: There is some good news to share about the environment. Once endangered, sea turtle populations are on the road to recovery around the world thanks to local conservation efforts. Currently, six of the seven sea turtle species ...
Global sea turtle conservation successes | Science AdvancesScience Advances
Sea turtle numbers are rising, further proof that conservation works ...Wired.co.uk
Efforts to save sea turtles are a 'global conservation success story ...EurekAlert (press release)

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WATCH: Thousands of sea turtles rescued after Hurricane Irma ... - ActionNewsJax.com

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 20:14

ActionNewsJax.com

WATCH: Thousands of sea turtles rescued after Hurricane Irma ...
ActionNewsJax.com
Thousands of baby sea turtles washed ashore along Florida's coastline after Hurricane Irma pounded the state last week.

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WATCH: Thousands of sea turtles rescued after Hurricane Irma, released back into wild - WPXI Pittsburgh

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 19:08

WPXI Pittsburgh

WATCH: Thousands of sea turtles rescued after Hurricane Irma, released back into wild
WPXI Pittsburgh
The turtles were brought to Gumbo Limbo, then released by the staff in Boca Raton. They captured part of the release on video, which they shared on the center's Facebook page. All 2500-plus sea turtles returned to the "weed line" that provides their ...
WATCH: Thousands of sea turtles rescued after Hurricane Irma ...ActionNewsJax.com

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WATCH: Thousands of sea turtles rescued after Hurricane Irma, released back into wild - KIRO Seattle

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 19:07

KIRO Seattle

WATCH: Thousands of sea turtles rescued after Hurricane Irma, released back into wild
KIRO Seattle
On Friday, more than 2,500 rescued turtles were released by Boca Raton's Gumbo Limbo Nature Center. Florda Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officials drove the state collecting rescued sea turtles from Palm Beach, Brevard, Broward counties ...
WATCH: Thousands of sea turtles rescued after Hurricane Irma ...ActionNewsJax.com

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Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction - Seattle Times

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 18:39

Seattle Times

Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction
Seattle Times
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 ...
Sea Turtle Populations Are Recovering, Thanks to HumansNewsweek
Global sea turtle conservation successesScience Advances
Here's some good news: sea turtle numbers are on the riseWired.co.uk
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette -EurekAlert (press release)
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Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction - Washington Post

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 18:38

Washington Post

Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction
Washington 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 ...
Here's some good news: sea turtle numbers are on the riseWired.co.uk
Efforts to save sea turtles are a 'global conservation success story'EurekAlert (press release)

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Huge Sea Turtles Slowly Coming Back From Brink of Extinction - U.S. News & World Report

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 18:29

U.S. News & World Report

Huge Sea Turtles Slowly Coming Back From Brink of Extinction
U.S. News & World Report
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 ...
Sea Turtle Populations Are Recovering, Thanks to HumansNewsweek
Global sea turtle conservation successesScience Advances
Sea turtles appear to be bouncing back around the worldPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Wired.co.uk -EurekAlert (press release)
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Here's some good news: sea turtle numbers are on the rise - Wired.co.uk

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 18:07

Wired.co.uk

Here's some good news: sea turtle numbers are on the rise
Wired.co.uk
The majestic sea turtle has existed in the world's oceans for more than 100 million years, but humans killing them for their eggs, meat, skin and shells have led the vast majority of their species to be at risk of extinction.
Efforts to save sea turtles are a 'global conservation success story'EurekAlert (press release)

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Sea turtles still in peril, but many populations are climbing - Science Magazine

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 18:02

Science Magazine

Sea turtles still in peril, but many populations are climbing
Science Magazine
It's a dangerous business being a sea turtle. Eggs and hatchlings get eaten by racoons, dogs, and other predators. Those that make it to the water risk death from fishing hooks and nets, and even plastic bags that look like tasty jellyfish. No wonder ...
Sea Turtle Populations Are Recovering, Thanks to HumansNewsweek
Global sea turtle conservation successesScience Advances
Here's some good news: sea turtle numbers are on the riseWired.co.uk
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette -EurekAlert (press release)
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Endangered Sea Turtles Making Comeback On Texas Coast - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 03:45

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Endangered Sea Turtles Making Comeback On Texas Coast
NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
The world's most endangered sea turtle is making a remarkable comeback on Padre Island, along the Texas Gulf Coast. "It was a fabulous year," said Donna Shaver, National Park Service Division Chief of Sea Turtle Science and Recovery at Padre Island ...