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Advocates want turtle-friendly beach lighting - Pensacola News Journal

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 21:23

Pensacola News Journal

Advocates want turtle-friendly beach lighting
Pensacola News Journal
The Gainesville-based Sea Turtle Conservancy previously used money from the Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund to replace traditional lighting on beaches in Gulf, Franklin and Walton counties with amber LED lights, which do not distract from natural ...

Volunteers sought for sea turtle study - Santa Rosa Press Gazette

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 18:37

Volunteers sought for sea turtle study
Santa Rosa Press Gazette
GULF BREEZE — Gulf Islands National Seashore seeks volunteers who want to participate in a study to learn how human-made light affects sea turtles. An informational session is set 6 p.m. Feb. 8 in the Park Headquarters Auditorium at the Naval Live ...

CSG personnel join hands with forest staff in preserving sea turtle eggs - The Hindu

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 00:36

The Hindu

CSG personnel join hands with forest staff in preserving sea turtle eggs
The Hindu
Now, Coastal Security Group (CSG) personnel have joined hands with Forest Department staff in preserving Olive Ridley turtle eggs. As many as 450 eggs have now been collected along Kulasekarapatnam, Manapad and Periyathalai seashores and taken to ...

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Daytona Tortugas launch new nonprofit aimed at local youth, sea turtles - Daytona Beach News-Journal

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 00:06

Daytona Beach News-Journal

Daytona Tortugas launch new nonprofit aimed at local youth, sea turtles
Daytona Beach News-Journal
DAYTONA BEACH - In an attempt to solidify their roots in Daytona Beach, the Daytona Tortugas' new ownership provided funding to launch a foundation in January that aims to both open up recreational opportunities to local youth and help with sea turtle ...

CSG personnel join hands with forest staff in preserving sea turtle eggs - The Hindu

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 15:27

NYOOOZ

CSG personnel join hands with forest staff in preserving sea turtle eggs
The Hindu
Thoothukudi: Now, Coastal Security Group (CSG) personnel have joined hands with Forest Department staff in preserving Olive Ridley turtle eggs. As many as 450 eggs have now been collected along Kulasekarapatnam, Manapad and Periyathalai ...
Over 2000 turtle eggs sent to hatcheryNYOOOZ

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Park serves as release point for rehabilitated turtles - Washington Times

Sat, 02/04/2017 - 08:24

Park serves as release point for rehabilitated turtles
Washington Times
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) - As twilight crept over Anastasia State Park on Jan. 26, 19 sea turtles were reunited with the warm waters of the Atlantic Ocean after a long, cross-country journey of rehabilitation and release. A small group of park staff ...

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Construction Underway for Sea Turtle Inc. Education Center - Stor - RGVProud

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 21:51

RGVProud

Construction Underway for Sea Turtle Inc. Education Center - Stor
RGVProud
Most agree educating people about how to save precious species in the sea is the key to their survival.

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For the turtles: Sea Turtle Inc. multi-million world class expansion ... - Valley morning Star

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 05:18

For the turtles: Sea Turtle Inc. multi-million world class expansion ...
Valley morning Star
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — During the summer months, people pack the beach to watch the sea turtle hatchings shuffle their way to the water as the sun rises ...

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For the turtles: Sea Turtle Inc. multi-million world class expansion ... - Valley morning Star

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 05:15

For the turtles: Sea Turtle Inc. multi-million world class expansion ...
Valley morning Star
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — During the summer months, people pack the beach to watch the sea turtle hatchings shuffle their way to the water as the sun rises ...

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Sea Turtle Inc. expansion starts today - Brownsville Herald

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 04:52

Sea Turtle Inc. expansion starts today
Brownsville Herald
Sea Turtle Inc. is one of the most popular spots for visitors to South Padre Island, and the organization has worked long and hard to raise the money for the new building. “The expansion of the facility is worth $3.5 million, and very generous people ...
For the turtles: Sea Turtle Inc. multi-million world class expansion starts todayValley morning Star

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Five Sea Turtles Released Into the Gulf - Story | MyPanhandle - My Panhandle

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 01:20

My Panhandle

Five Sea Turtles Released Into the Gulf - Story | MyPanhandle
My Panhandle
The young and wild are finally free once again. Gulf World released five juvenile sea turtles into the Gulf of Mexico today.
Five Kemp's ridley sea turtles released into the gulf after rehabWJHG-TV

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Five Kemp's ridley sea turtles released into the gulf after rehab - WJHG-TV

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 22:09

WJHG-TV

Five Kemp's ridley sea turtles released into the gulf after rehab
WJHG-TV
One of five Kemp's ridley sea turtles prepares to be released into the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Franklin County on February 2, 2017. The turtles released ...
Five Sea Turtles Released Into the Gulf - Story | MyPanhandleMy Panhandle

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Assessing the Environmental Impact of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill - Benzinga

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 19:13

Assessing the Environmental Impact of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill
Benzinga
The Deepwater Horizon disaster contaminated habitats across the northern Gulf of Mexico, including deep water corals, shallow bays and estuaries, coastal marshes and beaches, and affected wildlife such as birds, dolphins and sea turtles. New research ...

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Pledge £35 for a trackable 3D printed turtle egg that could help save endangered sea turtles - 3ders.org (blog)

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 18:22

3ders.org (blog)

Pledge £35 for a trackable 3D printed turtle egg that could help save endangered sea turtles
3ders.org (blog)
A PhD candidate at the University of Kent has come up with a novel way of saving endangered turtles using 3D printing. Helen Pheasey is the driving force behind Turtle Tracks, an initiative that will use 3D printed replica turtle eggs equipped with GPS ...

Hatchlings found at Midtown Beach, taken to Loggerhead center - Palm Beach Daily News

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 12:08

Palm Beach Daily News

Hatchlings found at Midtown Beach, taken to Loggerhead center
Palm Beach Daily News
Four sea turtles that were found early this week on the Palm Beach shoreline are now at the Loggerhead Marinelife Center and expected to be back in the ocean soon. It's unusual to see baby turtles hatching in the late winter, but this isn't the only ...

Loggerhead Marinelife Center Adds Speed Reduction Zones to Minimize Endangered Sea Turtle Injury - The Boca Raton Tribune

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 19:22

The Boca Raton Tribune

Loggerhead Marinelife Center Adds Speed Reduction Zones to Minimize Endangered Sea Turtle Injury
The Boca Raton Tribune
Speed reduction zones are being inserted by the Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) to prevent injuries to sea turtles in the area. The Center's initiative is intended for the safety of threatened and endangered marine turtles and the preservation of ...

Army vet sentenced in capture of green sea turtle - The Guam Daily Post (press release) (registration)

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 17:23

The Guam Daily Post (press release) (registration)

Army vet sentenced in capture of green sea turtle
The Guam Daily Post (press release) (registration)
A 59-year-old unemployed Army veteran who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder and a heart condition was sentenced in federal court yesterday for the illegal capture of an endangered green sea turtle. District Court of Guam Magistrate Judge ...

Gulf World to release 5 sea turtles into Gulf of Mexico - The Destin Log - Destin Log

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 15:12

Destin Log

Gulf World to release 5 sea turtles into Gulf of Mexico - The Destin Log
Destin Log
PANAMA CITY BEACH — Gulf World is releasing five Kemp's ridley sea turtles into the Gulf of Mexico on Thursday at 10:30 a.m. CST at St. George Island State ...

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Gulf World to release 5 sea turtles into Gulf of Mexico - The Walton Sun - Walton Sun

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 15:07

Walton Sun

Gulf World to release 5 sea turtles into Gulf of Mexico - The Walton Sun
Walton Sun
PANAMA CITY BEACH — Gulf World is releasing five Kemp's ridley sea turtles into the Gulf of Mexico on Thursday at 10:30 a.m. CST at St. George Island State ...

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National Aquarium Helping Endangered Turtles Get Back To Wild - CBS Local

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 22:59

National Aquarium Helping Endangered Turtles Get Back To Wild
CBS Local
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Staff at the National Aquarium's sea turtle rehab facility are taking on a national problem by rehabilitating sick or injured sea turtles. While the exhibit isn't open to the public, the sea turtle rehab facility is improving the ...